The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 37 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 1.71% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 20.83% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £238 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £213 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
Selenium
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.24% 8.22% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 17
Median daily rate £313 £300 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £340 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Leicestershire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Market Harborough 0 1 £213 -29.16%
Leicester -4 1 £313 +31.57%
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Web Design
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) CruiseControl
2 8 (57.14%) DNN
2 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) ERP
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) V-Model
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (14.29%) BDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) CruiseControl
1 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.14%) MSTest
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) Web Design
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA