The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 165 165 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 -39
Contract jobs citing Selenium 324 302 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.33% 1.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.65% 9.75% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 199 347
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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
3746 3096 3143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.99% 13.68% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2768 2181 2341
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London +56 76 £425 +1.19% 27
Croydon -14 5 £375 -9.09% 1
Bromley - 4 £438 -
Westminster - 3 £425 -
Ealing -3 1 £330 -
Docklands, London - 1 £430 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 467 (71.85%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (46.92%) Java
3 230 (35.38%) QA
4 229 (35.23%) BDD
5 224 (34.46%) Cucumber
6 201 (30.92%) WebDriver
7 197 (30.31%) JIRA
8 194 (29.85%) Scrum
9 188 (28.92%) TDD
9 188 (28.92%) Test Automation
10 187 (28.77%) SQL
11 167 (25.69%) Git (software)
12 160 (24.62%) JavaScript
13 150 (23.08%) HTML
14 143 (22.00%) Jenkins
15 129 (19.85%) Finance
16 126 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
17 123 (18.92%) Web Services
18 122 (18.77%) SOAP
19 112 (17.23%) C#
20 111 (17.08%) Automation Testing
21 109 (16.77%) Oracle
21 109 (16.77%) Banking
22 107 (16.46%) XML
23 105 (16.15%) .NET
23 105 (16.15%) Maven
24 104 (16.00%) JUnit
25 92 (14.15%) E-Commerce
26 91 (14.00%) Test Scripting
27 87 (13.38%) SoapUI

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 45 (6.92%) Node.js
2 30 (4.62%) Confluence
3 22 (3.38%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.62%) Apache
5 16 (2.46%) CMS
6 14 (2.15%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.85%) Jetty
8 11 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.69%) JBoss
9 10 (1.54%) GlassFish
9 10 (1.54%) IIS
9 10 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.23%) Mule
11 7 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (1.08%) nginx
12 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.62%) Apache TomEE
14 3 (0.46%) Liferay
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (1.23%) MS Office
2 7 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (4.15%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.62%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) FastStats
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.77%) GitHub
2 24 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.38%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.77%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.46%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.46%) HTTP
2 12 (1.85%) Internet
3 7 (1.08%) DNS
4 5 (0.77%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.77%) SMTP
4 5 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.62%) Firewall
5 4 (0.62%) SNMP
6 3 (0.46%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) DHCP
7 2 (0.31%) FTP
7 2 (0.31%) IPsec
7 2 (0.31%) LDAP
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) SSH
8 1 (0.15%) WebEx
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.08%) MySQL
3 25 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.31%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.69%) Big Data
8 10 (1.54%) DB2
9 9 (1.38%) Redis
10 8 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.46%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 224 (34.46%) Cucumber
2 201 (30.92%) WebDriver
3 197 (30.31%) JIRA
4 167 (25.69%) Git (software)
5 143 (22.00%) Jenkins
6 105 (16.15%) Maven
7 104 (16.00%) JUnit
8 87 (13.38%) SoapUI
9 72 (11.08%) JMeter
10 69 (10.62%) Mockito
11 63 (9.69%) SpecFlow
12 53 (8.15%) Subversion
13 52 (8.00%) HP UFT
14 46 (7.08%) LoadRunner
15 45 (6.92%) TeamCity
16 40 (6.15%) Appium
16 40 (6.15%) Spock
17 34 (5.23%) Jasmine
18 33 (5.08%) NUnit
19 32 (4.92%) Protractor
General
1 129 (19.85%) Finance
2 109 (16.77%) Banking
3 69 (10.62%) Retail
4 38 (5.85%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.85%) Publishing
6 10 (1.54%) Back Office
6 10 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.38%) Marketing
8 8 (1.23%) Games
8 8 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.92%) Front Office
11 5 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.46%) Advertising
12 3 (0.46%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Law
13 2 (0.31%) Legal
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) International Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 211 (32.46%) Developer
2 132 (20.31%) Analyst
3 114 (17.54%) Tester
4 110 (16.92%) Test Analyst
5 82 (12.62%) Java Developer
6 75 (11.54%) Automation Tester
7 74 (11.38%) Senior Developer
8 62 (9.54%) Automation Test Analyst
9 54 (8.31%) QA Engineer
10 50 (7.69%) Test Engineer
11 43 (6.62%) QA Analyst
12 42 (6.46%) Developer in Test
13 30 (4.62%) QA Tester
14 29 (4.46%) Selenium Tester
14 29 (4.46%) Test Automation Engineer
15 27 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
15 27 (4.15%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 26 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
17 25 (3.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 25 (3.85%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (23.08%) HTML
2 123 (18.92%) Web Services
3 122 (18.77%) SOAP
4 107 (16.46%) XML
5 105 (16.15%) .NET
6 84 (12.92%) CSS
7 80 (12.31%) RESTful
8 78 (12.00%) Gherkin
9 66 (10.15%) Spring
10 63 (9.69%) AngularJS
10 63 (9.69%) J2EE
11 57 (8.77%) REST
12 55 (8.46%) HTML5
13 49 (7.54%) JSP
14 39 (6.00%) JSON
15 35 (5.38%) jQuery
15 35 (5.38%) Servlets
16 30 (4.62%) Hibernate
17 28 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.62%) iPad
3 27 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.85%) Social Media
5 24 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (3.54%) User Experience
7 22 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.62%) Derivative
9 12 (1.85%) Equities
9 12 (1.85%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.23%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.92%) Fintech
11 6 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.77%) Physics
12 5 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.77%) Wiki
13 3 (0.46%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.46%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 69 (10.62%) Linux
2 59 (9.08%) Unix
3 34 (5.23%) Windows
4 29 (4.46%) Android
5 24 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.46%) AIX
8 2 (0.31%) CentOS
8 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (71.85%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (35.23%) BDD
3 194 (29.85%) Scrum
4 188 (28.92%) TDD
4 188 (28.92%) Test Automation
5 126 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
6 111 (17.08%) Automation Testing
7 92 (14.15%) E-Commerce
8 91 (14.00%) Test Scripting
9 85 (13.08%) Automated Testing
10 64 (9.85%) Functional Testing
11 61 (9.38%) OO
12 58 (8.92%) DevOps
13 49 (7.54%) Non-Functional Testing
14 48 (7.38%) Continuous Delivery
15 47 (7.23%) Microservices
15 47 (7.23%) Performance Testing
16 46 (7.08%) Kanban
17 45 (6.92%) Test Strategy
18 44 (6.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 305 (46.92%) Java
2 187 (28.77%) SQL
3 160 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 112 (17.23%) C#
5 62 (9.54%) Ruby
6 60 (9.23%) Python
7 31 (4.77%) Bash Shell
8 26 (4.00%) Perl
8 26 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 22 (3.38%) PHP
10 19 (2.92%) Scala
10 19 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 18 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.31%) Groovy
12 15 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.69%) Apex Code
13 11 (1.69%) SOQL
14 8 (1.23%) ES6
15 6 (0.92%) VBScript
15 6 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (7.54%) ISEB
2 45 (6.92%) ISTQB
2 45 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.85%) Degree
5 14 (2.15%) PhD
6 11 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.15%) MCSA
9 1 (0.15%) MCSE
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (35.38%) QA
2 17 (2.62%) SDET
3 4 (0.62%) WCAG
4 3 (0.46%) WAI
5 2 (0.31%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.31%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (5.54%) Docker
2 5 (0.77%) Varnish
2 5 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.31%) pfSense
5 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.31%) vCloud
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (4.92%) Puppet
2 26 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (3.85%) Ansible
4 21 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.46%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.46%) Kibana
5 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.46%) logstash
5 3 (0.46%) Nagios
5 3 (0.46%) yum
6 2 (0.31%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.31%) Salt
6 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.15%) Mesos
7 1 (0.15%) Nmap
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.15%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 109 (16.77%) Oracle
2 41 (6.31%) HP
2 41 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.15%) ATG
4 26 (4.00%) Endeca
5 21 (3.23%) Atlassian
6 20 (3.08%) VMware
7 19 (2.92%) Sybase
8 15 (2.31%) SOASTA, Inc
9 13 (2.00%) IBM
9 13 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.85%) Informatica
11 11 (1.69%) Adobe
12 10 (1.54%) hybris
13 4 (0.62%) Canoo
13 4 (0.62%) Pegasus
13 4 (0.62%) SAP
14 3 (0.46%) Rally
14 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.46%) Splunk
East London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £320 per day + none
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day TBC
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £650 - £700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London and South East
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £48.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £300 - £368 per day
Posted: 8 days ago