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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 155 123 158
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Contract jobs citing Selenium 302 413 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.82% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.85% 13.21% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 347 230
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 £308 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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
3066 3127 2664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.56% 13.77% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 2326 1948
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -62 57 £420 +20.00% 37
Croydon - 10 £413 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -
Chessington - 2 £325 -
Ealing - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 451 (69.07%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (54.36%) Java
3 241 (36.91%) Cucumber
4 238 (36.45%) QA
5 237 (36.29%) BDD
6 229 (35.07%) Scrum
7 218 (33.38%) WebDriver
8 212 (32.47%) TDD
9 195 (29.86%) Test Automation
10 166 (25.42%) JavaScript
11 162 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
12 149 (22.82%) C#
13 147 (22.51%) SQL
14 139 (21.29%) HTML
14 139 (21.29%) Finance
15 126 (19.30%) Ruby
16 122 (18.68%) Git (software)
17 108 (16.54%) .NET
17 108 (16.54%) JUnit
18 107 (16.39%) Jenkins
19 102 (15.62%) CSS
19 102 (15.62%) Automated Testing
20 101 (15.47%) Web Services
21 97 (14.85%) JIRA
22 94 (14.40%) Automation Testing
23 80 (12.25%) Python
24 74 (11.33%) Test Scripting
25 71 (10.87%) Open Source
25 71 (10.87%) JMeter
26 69 (10.57%) E-Commerce

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 49 (7.50%) Node.js
2 28 (4.29%) Apache
3 25 (3.83%) JBoss
4 22 (3.37%) Confluence
5 21 (3.22%) CMS
6 17 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.30%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (1.84%) Alfresco
10 11 (1.68%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.68%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.53%) WildFly
12 9 (1.38%) nginx
12 9 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (1.23%) Mule ESB
13 8 (1.23%) IIS
13 8 (1.23%) Mule
13 8 (1.23%) Jetty
14 7 (1.07%) Drupal
14 7 (1.07%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) Mingle
4 1 (0.15%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.07%) SaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 6 (0.92%) GitHub
4 5 (0.77%) OpenShift
4 5 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.61%) Force.com
6 3 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.31%) Route 53
7 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.15%) Trello
8 1 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.44%) HTTP
2 7 (1.07%) LDAP
3 6 (0.92%) HTTPS
3 6 (0.92%) Internet
4 5 (0.77%) Firewall
4 5 (0.77%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (0.61%) FTP
5 4 (0.61%) VPN
6 3 (0.46%) DMZ
7 2 (0.31%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.31%) DNS
7 2 (0.31%) SNMP
7 2 (0.31%) Broadband
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.15%) ATM
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.97%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.13%) MySQL
4 20 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.38%) Redis
9 8 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.07%) Big Data
10 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (0.92%) DB2
12 5 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.61%) Riak
13 4 (0.61%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.61%) Infinispan
13 4 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 241 (36.91%) Cucumber
2 218 (33.38%) WebDriver
3 122 (18.68%) Git (software)
4 108 (16.54%) JUnit
5 107 (16.39%) Jenkins
6 97 (14.85%) JIRA
7 71 (10.87%) JMeter
8 68 (10.41%) SpecFlow
9 64 (9.80%) Maven
10 51 (7.81%) Subversion
11 45 (6.89%) QuickTest Pro
12 41 (6.28%) SoapUI
13 40 (6.13%) JBehave
14 27 (4.13%) Hudson
14 27 (4.13%) Jasmine
15 26 (3.98%) TeamCity
16 24 (3.68%) Ant
17 23 (3.52%) Mockito
18 21 (3.22%) Gradle
19 20 (3.06%) RSpec
General
1 139 (21.29%) Finance
2 42 (6.43%) Banking
3 26 (3.98%) Retail
4 25 (3.83%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.52%) Games
6 14 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.38%) Publishing
8 6 (0.92%) Front Office
9 4 (0.61%) Legal
10 3 (0.46%) Back Office
10 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.46%) Marketing
11 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.31%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 181 (27.72%) Developer
2 139 (21.29%) Tester
3 103 (15.77%) Analyst
4 87 (13.32%) Test Analyst
5 64 (9.80%) Automation Tester
6 63 (9.65%) Test Engineer
7 53 (8.12%) Java Developer
8 41 (6.28%) QA Engineer
9 40 (6.13%) Automation Engineer
10 36 (5.51%) AWS Developer
11 35 (5.36%) Test Leader
12 33 (5.05%) Automation Analyst
12 33 (5.05%) QA Analyst
13 27 (4.13%) Automation Test Analyst
14 24 (3.68%) QA Tester
15 23 (3.52%) C# Developer
16 22 (3.37%) Architect
17 20 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
18 19 (2.91%) Senior Test Analyst
19 18 (2.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (21.29%) HTML
2 108 (16.54%) .NET
3 102 (15.62%) CSS
4 101 (15.47%) Web Services
5 67 (10.26%) XML
6 66 (10.11%) HTML5
7 64 (9.80%) jQuery
8 63 (9.65%) REST
9 58 (8.88%) Spring
9 58 (8.88%) SOAP
10 56 (8.58%) AngularJS
11 52 (7.96%) Gherkin
12 50 (7.66%) RESTful
13 47 (7.20%) JSON
14 41 (6.28%) CSS3
15 34 (5.21%) Hibernate
16 29 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 28 (4.29%) ASP.NET
17 28 (4.29%) J2EE
18 22 (3.37%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.13%) Mobile App
2 23 (3.52%) User Experience
3 22 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.53%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.38%) Online Games
9 8 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.07%) Equities
10 7 (1.07%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.77%) Social Media
11 5 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (0.77%) W3C
11 5 (0.77%) IPTV
11 5 (0.77%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.61%) Tandem
13 3 (0.46%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.41%) Linux
2 30 (4.59%) Windows
3 28 (4.29%) UNIX
4 21 (3.22%) Android
4 21 (3.22%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.60%) CentOS
6 16 (2.45%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.07%) Solaris
8 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.46%) AIX
10 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.15%) Fedora
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (69.07%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (36.29%) BDD
3 229 (35.07%) Scrum
4 212 (32.47%) TDD
5 195 (29.86%) Test Automation
6 162 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (15.62%) Automated Testing
8 94 (14.40%) Automation Testing
9 74 (11.33%) Test Scripting
10 71 (10.87%) Open Source
11 69 (10.57%) E-Commerce
12 64 (9.80%) Kanban
12 64 (9.80%) SDLC
13 53 (8.12%) MVC
14 49 (7.50%) OO
15 47 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (7.20%) DevOps
16 46 (7.04%) Software Engineering
17 44 (6.74%) Unit Testing
18 40 (6.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 355 (54.36%) Java
2 166 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 149 (22.82%) C#
4 147 (22.51%) SQL
5 126 (19.30%) Ruby
6 80 (12.25%) Python
7 67 (10.26%) PHP
8 32 (4.90%) Groovy
9 21 (3.22%) Perl
10 20 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.76%) Scala
12 11 (1.68%) C
13 10 (1.53%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.92%) C++
15 5 (0.77%) VBA
15 5 (0.77%) VBScript
15 5 (0.77%) VB
16 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.61%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (9.19%) ISEB
2 40 (6.13%) ISTQB
3 35 (5.36%) Degree
4 28 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.84%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) MCAD
9 1 (0.15%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (36.45%) QA
2 5 (0.77%) WAI
3 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (2.14%) Varnish
2 9 (1.38%) vCloud
2 9 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.61%) Squid
5 3 (0.46%) Docker
6 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (3.83%) Puppet
2 18 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (2.76%) Ansible
3 14 (2.14%) Salt
3 14 (2.14%) Rundeck
4 13 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.53%) logstash
6 9 (1.38%) Kibana
7 7 (1.07%) HAProxy
7 7 (1.07%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.61%) CA LISA
9 3 (0.46%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.31%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.15%) yum
11 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 63 (9.65%) Oracle
2 40 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.76%) Sybase
4 16 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 15 (2.30%) HP
6 12 (1.84%) VMware
7 11 (1.68%) Zend
8 10 (1.53%) hybris
9 9 (1.38%) Pega
9 9 (1.38%) Adobe
10 8 (1.23%) IBM
10 8 (1.23%) Twitter
11 7 (1.07%) Talend
11 7 (1.07%) Google
11 7 (1.07%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.07%) Splunk
12 6 (0.92%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.92%) SAP
13 4 (0.61%) CA
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £425 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago