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 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / London
Rank 111 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 428 330 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.24% 1.54% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.46% 10.16% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 221 299
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.43% +22.22%

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
3435 3248 3182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.97% 15.15% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2525 2371 2368
Median daily rate £475 £470 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +9.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +9 64 £475 +5.55% 45
Canary Wharf - 5 £500 -
Croydon 0 4 - -
West End +3 3 £425 +3.03% 9
Greenwich - 3 £418 -
Hammersmith -4 1 - - 2
Heathrow - 1 £400 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 534 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (44.60%) Java
3 308 (36.54%) Cucumber
4 295 (34.99%) QA
5 277 (32.86%) WebDriver
6 271 (32.15%) BDD
7 260 (30.84%) JavaScript
8 257 (30.49%) Jenkins
9 233 (27.64%) TDD
10 209 (24.79%) Test Automation
11 205 (24.32%) HTML
12 191 (22.66%) JIRA
13 187 (22.18%) Git (software)
14 166 (19.69%) Scrum
14 166 (19.69%) SQL
15 158 (18.74%) CSS
16 156 (18.51%) Finance
17 153 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
18 145 (17.20%) Automated Testing
19 141 (16.73%) Maven
19 141 (16.73%) C#
20 134 (15.90%) Automation Testing
21 132 (15.66%) Banking
22 130 (15.42%) JUnit
23 121 (14.35%) DevOps
24 119 (14.12%) Web Services
25 113 (13.40%) AngularJS
26 112 (13.29%) HTML5
27 108 (12.81%) Node.js
28 103 (12.22%) RESTful

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 70 (8.30%) Confluence
2 40 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 21 (2.49%) Apache Solr
5 20 (2.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.66%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.42%) JBoss
8 11 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.19%) Apache
9 10 (1.19%) CMS
10 7 (0.83%) Jetty
11 6 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.71%) Mule
11 6 (0.71%) nginx
11 6 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.59%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.47%) Anypoint
13 4 (0.47%) Moodle
13 4 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 7 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.47%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) Mingle
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.59%) FastStats
3 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 81 (9.61%) GitHub
2 67 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.90%) PaaS
5 7 (0.83%) Basecamp
6 6 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.71%) Bluemix
6 6 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.71%) IaaS
6 6 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.36%) CloudBees
8 3 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.36%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.36%) SaaS
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.24%) Slack
10 1 (0.12%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.32%) Internet
2 23 (2.73%) HTTP
3 15 (1.78%) DNS
4 12 (1.42%) SSL
5 4 (0.47%) Firewall
5 4 (0.47%) VPN
6 3 (0.36%) Intranet
6 3 (0.36%) LDAP
7 2 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.24%) SNMP
7 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) BGP
8 1 (0.12%) DSL
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.12%) MPLS
8 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.17%) Relational Database
2 44 (5.22%) Big Data
3 28 (3.32%) SQL Server
4 25 (2.97%) MySQL
5 23 (2.73%) RDBMS
6 22 (2.61%) DB2
7 20 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 18 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (1.90%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.30%) Endeca
11 11 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.19%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.47%) Redis
17 2 (0.24%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 308 (36.54%) Cucumber
2 277 (32.86%) WebDriver
3 257 (30.49%) Jenkins
4 191 (22.66%) JIRA
5 187 (22.18%) Git (software)
6 141 (16.73%) Maven
7 130 (15.42%) JUnit
8 88 (10.44%) SpecFlow
9 86 (10.20%) Jasmine
10 80 (9.49%) SoapUI
11 78 (9.25%) gulp
12 72 (8.54%) HP UFT
13 63 (7.47%) TeamCity
14 60 (7.12%) Sonatype Nexus
15 56 (6.64%) JBehave
16 54 (6.41%) Grunt
17 53 (6.29%) Mocha
18 52 (6.17%) Mockito
18 52 (6.17%) Protractor
19 50 (5.93%) Gradle
General
1 156 (18.51%) Finance
2 132 (15.66%) Banking
3 61 (7.24%) Retail
4 29 (3.44%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.02%) Publishing
5 17 (2.02%) Retail Banking
6 16 (1.90%) Games
7 14 (1.66%) Marketing
8 12 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.07%) Advertising
10 5 (0.59%) Front Office
11 4 (0.47%) Back Office
11 4 (0.47%) Electronics
11 4 (0.47%) Legal
11 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 269 (31.91%) Developer
2 178 (21.12%) Tester
3 128 (15.18%) Automation Tester
4 100 (11.86%) Analyst
5 95 (11.27%) Test Engineer
6 90 (10.68%) Test Analyst
7 88 (10.44%) QA Engineer
8 69 (8.19%) Senior Developer
9 67 (7.95%) Developer in Test
9 67 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 57 (6.76%) Selenium Tester
11 55 (6.52%) Java Developer
12 53 (6.29%) Test Automation Engineer
13 48 (5.69%) Automation Test Analyst
14 45 (5.34%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 40 (4.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 36 (4.27%) QA Tester
17 35 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
18 31 (3.68%) QA Automation Engineer
18 31 (3.68%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (24.32%) HTML
2 158 (18.74%) CSS
3 119 (14.12%) Web Services
4 113 (13.40%) AngularJS
5 112 (13.29%) HTML5
6 108 (12.81%) Node.js
7 103 (12.22%) RESTful
8 98 (11.63%) SOAP
9 93 (11.03%) XML
10 91 (10.79%) Spring
11 83 (9.85%) REST
12 82 (9.73%) .NET
13 72 (8.54%) CSS3
14 67 (7.95%) JSON
15 64 (7.59%) Gherkin
16 49 (5.81%) Sass
17 48 (5.69%) React
18 46 (5.46%) J2EE
19 42 (4.98%) jQuery
20 34 (4.03%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.74%) User Experience
2 38 (4.51%) Mobile App
3 35 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.73%) Fintech
4 23 (2.73%) iPad
5 18 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.42%) Social Media
8 11 (1.30%) Graphic Design
9 10 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.07%) Equities
11 8 (0.95%) Online Banking
12 7 (0.83%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.83%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.71%) Replication
13 6 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.39%) Linux
2 94 (11.15%) Unix
3 31 (3.68%) Android
4 30 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.97%) Windows
6 6 (0.71%) CentOS
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (32.15%) BDD
3 233 (27.64%) TDD
4 209 (24.79%) Test Automation
5 166 (19.69%) Scrum
6 153 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
7 145 (17.20%) Automated Testing
8 134 (15.90%) Automation Testing
9 121 (14.35%) DevOps
10 97 (11.51%) Test Scripting
11 90 (10.68%) OO
12 85 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 84 (9.96%) Open Source
14 82 (9.73%) E-Commerce
15 78 (9.25%) Kanban
16 73 (8.66%) Regression Testing
17 71 (8.42%) Manual Testing
18 67 (7.95%) Test Strategy
18 67 (7.95%) Unit Testing
19 63 (7.47%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 376 (44.60%) Java
2 260 (30.84%) JavaScript
3 166 (19.69%) SQL
4 141 (16.73%) C#
5 85 (10.08%) Python
5 85 (10.08%) Ruby
6 46 (5.46%) Shell Script
7 41 (4.86%) ES6
8 36 (4.27%) Perl
9 35 (4.15%) Bash Shell
10 31 (3.68%) Scala
11 23 (2.73%) PHP
12 16 (1.90%) XPath
13 15 (1.78%) Groovy
13 15 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.30%) VBScript
15 9 (1.07%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.07%) VBA
16 8 (0.95%) Apex Code
16 8 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (5.58%) Degree
2 35 (4.15%) ISEB
3 28 (3.32%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.47%) PhD
8 2 (0.24%) MCAD
8 2 (0.24%) MCSD
8 2 (0.24%) MCTS
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) CISM
9 1 (0.12%) CRISC
9 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (34.99%) QA
2 71 (8.42%) SDET
3 13 (1.54%) MiFID
4 11 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (1.30%) EMIR
5 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.24%) FATCA
5 2 (0.24%) GCP
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (9.49%) Docker
2 8 (0.95%) HDFS
3 6 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.59%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) etcd
6 1 (0.12%) LXC
6 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 58 (6.88%) Ansible
2 46 (5.46%) Puppet
3 26 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.78%) Nagios
6 10 (1.19%) Salt
7 7 (0.83%) Zenoss
8 6 (0.71%) Rancher
9 3 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.36%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.24%) Ambari
10 2 (0.24%) Graphite
10 2 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.24%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.24%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.24%) Terraform
11 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 54 (6.41%) Oracle
2 36 (4.27%) Atlassian
2 36 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.97%) Splunk
4 19 (2.25%) HP
5 17 (2.02%) IBM
6 15 (1.78%) ATG
7 14 (1.66%) Google
7 14 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.54%) MuleSoft
9 12 (1.42%) Perforce
10 11 (1.30%) AppDynamics
11 10 (1.19%) Sybase
12 8 (0.95%) Adobe
12 8 (0.95%) hybris
13 7 (0.83%) SAP
14 6 (0.71%) New Relic
14 6 (0.71%) Veracode
15 5 (0.59%) Black Duck
15 5 (0.59%) Xamarin
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Salt
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per annum
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South West London
Bite Consulting
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South West London
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