The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 143 141 182
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +41
Contract jobs citing Selenium 373 356 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.63% 1.55% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.42% 11.06% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 282 215
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
Selenium
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3265 3220 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.28% 14.05% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2347 2313 2139
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £24.90 £32.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £49.00 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in London

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in London

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in London

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the London region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in London

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 79 £468 +24.66% 56
Croydon - 9 £444 - 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £525 - 1
Ealing - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £400 +86.04%
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 469 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 344 (50.00%) Java
3 260 (37.79%) Cucumber
4 249 (36.19%) QA
5 243 (35.32%) BDD
6 234 (34.01%) Scrum
7 225 (32.70%) WebDriver
8 214 (31.10%) TDD
9 210 (30.52%) Test Automation
10 195 (28.34%) JavaScript
11 163 (23.69%) C#
12 158 (22.97%) Finance
13 151 (21.95%) SQL
14 147 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
15 145 (21.08%) HTML
16 129 (18.75%) Ruby
17 123 (17.88%) Automated Testing
18 120 (17.44%) .NET
19 118 (17.15%) JIRA
20 117 (17.01%) Web Services
21 116 (16.86%) Git (software)
22 112 (16.28%) CSS
23 111 (16.13%) Jenkins
24 103 (14.97%) Automation Testing
24 103 (14.97%) JUnit
25 80 (11.63%) Test Scripting
25 80 (11.63%) SpecFlow
26 75 (10.90%) jQuery
27 73 (10.61%) REST
28 72 (10.47%) Python

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 63 (9.16%) Node.js
2 29 (4.22%) Apache
3 28 (4.07%) Confluence
4 26 (3.78%) JBoss
5 21 (3.05%) CMS
6 16 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.03%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.74%) Alfresco
9 11 (1.60%) nginx
9 11 (1.60%) WildFly
10 9 (1.31%) Mule ESB
10 9 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (1.31%) Mule
10 9 (1.31%) IIS
10 9 (1.31%) Jetty
11 8 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.02%) Drupal
12 7 (1.02%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (1.89%) MS Office
2 10 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.58%) Mingle
4 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) FastStats
6 1 (0.15%) HipChat
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.89%) SaaS
3 8 (1.16%) GitHub
3 8 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.73%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.58%) Force.com
6 4 (0.58%) Heroku
6 4 (0.58%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.36%) HTTP
2 7 (1.02%) Firewall
3 6 (0.87%) VPN
3 6 (0.87%) Internet
4 5 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (0.73%) LDAP
5 4 (0.58%) DMZ
6 3 (0.44%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.29%) FTP
7 2 (0.29%) Intranet
7 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.29%) Broadband
7 2 (0.29%) SNMP
7 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.15%) ATM
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) RTSP
8 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.67%) MongoDB
3 37 (5.38%) MySQL
4 21 (3.05%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.62%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.87%) DB2
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.87%) Redis
11 6 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.73%) Big Data
13 4 (0.58%) Riak
13 4 (0.58%) Infinispan
13 4 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 260 (37.79%) Cucumber
2 225 (32.70%) WebDriver
3 118 (17.15%) JIRA
4 116 (16.86%) Git (software)
5 111 (16.13%) Jenkins
6 103 (14.97%) JUnit
7 80 (11.63%) SpecFlow
8 70 (10.17%) JMeter
9 61 (8.87%) Maven
10 50 (7.27%) Subversion
11 47 (6.83%) HP UFT
12 44 (6.40%) SoapUI
13 39 (5.67%) Jasmine
14 35 (5.09%) JBehave
15 33 (4.80%) FitNesse
16 26 (3.78%) Visual Studio
17 24 (3.49%) NUnit
18 23 (3.34%) Ant
18 23 (3.34%) TeamCity
19 22 (3.20%) Gradle
General
1 158 (22.97%) Finance
2 53 (7.70%) Banking
3 22 (3.20%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.05%) Retail
5 20 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.91%) Games
6 7 (1.02%) Marketing
6 7 (1.02%) Legal
7 6 (0.87%) Front Office
7 6 (0.87%) Publishing
8 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.29%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 186 (27.03%) Developer
2 151 (21.95%) Tester
3 116 (16.86%) Analyst
4 94 (13.66%) Test Analyst
5 63 (9.16%) Automation Tester
6 61 (8.87%) Test Engineer
7 44 (6.40%) Java Developer
8 42 (6.10%) Automation Engineer
8 42 (6.10%) QA Analyst
9 40 (5.81%) QA Engineer
10 34 (4.94%) Automation Analyst
10 34 (4.94%) AWS Developer
11 33 (4.80%) Architect
12 31 (4.51%) Test Leader
13 30 (4.36%) Automation Test Analyst
14 29 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (4.07%) Test Automation Engineer
16 27 (3.92%) QA Tester
17 24 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
18 20 (2.91%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (21.08%) HTML
2 120 (17.44%) .NET
3 117 (17.01%) Web Services
4 112 (16.28%) CSS
5 75 (10.90%) jQuery
6 73 (10.61%) REST
7 68 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 67 (9.74%) HTML5
9 66 (9.59%) XML
10 64 (9.30%) SOAP
11 57 (8.28%) Gherkin
12 52 (7.56%) JSON
13 49 (7.12%) Spring
14 48 (6.98%) RESTful
15 47 (6.83%) ASP.NET
16 44 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 41 (5.96%) CSS3
18 35 (5.09%) Hibernate
19 25 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
20 24 (3.49%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 23 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.91%) User Experience
5 16 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.45%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.31%) Online Games
9 8 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.16%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.87%) Equities
10 6 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.87%) IPTV
10 6 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.73%) Social Media
11 5 (0.73%) Tandem
12 4 (0.58%) W3C
12 4 (0.58%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 71 (10.32%) Linux
2 44 (6.40%) Windows
3 33 (4.80%) UNIX
4 21 (3.05%) Android
5 19 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.62%) CentOS
7 17 (2.47%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.02%) Solaris
9 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.73%) AIX
11 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Fedora
13 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (35.32%) BDD
3 234 (34.01%) Scrum
4 214 (31.10%) TDD
5 210 (30.52%) Test Automation
6 147 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (17.88%) Automated Testing
8 103 (14.97%) Automation Testing
9 80 (11.63%) Test Scripting
10 70 (10.17%) Open Source
10 70 (10.17%) SDLC
11 67 (9.74%) MVC
12 61 (8.87%) Kanban
13 55 (7.99%) E-Commerce
14 54 (7.85%) Test Strategy
15 53 (7.70%) Software Engineering
16 50 (7.27%) OO
17 48 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
18 46 (6.69%) Performance Testing
18 46 (6.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 344 (50.00%) Java
2 195 (28.34%) JavaScript
3 163 (23.69%) C#
4 151 (21.95%) SQL
5 129 (18.75%) Ruby
6 72 (10.47%) Python
7 65 (9.45%) PHP
8 25 (3.63%) Groovy
9 22 (3.20%) Bash Shell
10 19 (2.76%) Scala
11 18 (2.62%) Perl
12 11 (1.60%) C
12 11 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.02%) C++
14 7 (1.02%) XPath
14 7 (1.02%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.73%) VBA
15 5 (0.73%) VB
16 4 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (8.43%) ISEB
2 43 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 39 (5.67%) Security Cleared
4 35 (5.09%) Degree
5 18 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) MCAD
7 1 (0.15%) MCSD
7 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (36.19%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) WAI
3 1 (0.15%) HL7
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.33%) Varnish
2 11 (1.60%) vCloud
3 9 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.87%) Docker
5 4 (0.58%) Squid
6 1 (0.15%) Firmware
6 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (4.65%) Puppet
2 23 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (2.62%) Ansible
4 18 (2.62%) Salt
5 15 (2.18%) Rundeck
6 11 (1.60%) logstash
7 10 (1.45%) Kibana
8 8 (1.16%) HAProxy
8 8 (1.16%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.87%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.58%) CA LISA
11 1 (0.15%) yum
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.15%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 68 (9.88%) Oracle
2 49 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 20 (2.91%) HP
4 17 (2.47%) Red Hat
4 17 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.18%) VMware
5 15 (2.18%) Zend
6 14 (2.03%) Sybase
7 12 (1.74%) Google
8 9 (1.31%) Pega
9 8 (1.16%) IBM
9 8 (1.16%) JD Edwards
10 7 (1.02%) Adobe
10 7 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.02%) Splunk
10 7 (1.02%) Twitter
10 7 (1.02%) Talend
11 6 (0.87%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.87%) hybris
11 6 (0.87%) Bloomberg
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Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: Up to £675 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Permanent position available. Salary based on experience and skill
Posted: Yesterday
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
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London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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