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 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 134 136 167
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +31
Contract jobs citing Selenium 391 371 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.66% 1.57% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.39% 10.75% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 289 249
Average daily rate
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£425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £137.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +231.32%
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
3432 3451 3101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.57% 14.63% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2465 2494 2228
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.00 £37.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £86.80 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 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 27 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 -4 89 £450 +5.88% 37
Croydon - 11 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 5 £525 - 1
Ealing - 3 - -
Bromley -4 1 £425 +21.42%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £388 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 456 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (48.07%) Java
3 247 (36.76%) Cucumber
4 237 (35.27%) QA
5 230 (34.23%) BDD
6 221 (32.89%) WebDriver
7 220 (32.74%) Scrum
8 215 (31.99%) TDD
9 203 (30.21%) JavaScript
10 194 (28.87%) Test Automation
11 169 (25.15%) C#
12 150 (22.32%) Finance
13 141 (20.98%) HTML
14 136 (20.24%) SQL
15 135 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
16 122 (18.15%) Ruby
17 120 (17.86%) Automated Testing
18 119 (17.71%) JIRA
18 119 (17.71%) Web Services
19 117 (17.41%) .NET
20 115 (17.11%) CSS
21 111 (16.52%) Git (software)
22 109 (16.22%) Jenkins
23 107 (15.92%) Automation Testing
24 104 (15.48%) JUnit
25 83 (12.35%) Test Scripting
26 80 (11.90%) SpecFlow
27 75 (11.16%) jQuery
28 74 (11.01%) REST
29 73 (10.86%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 62 (9.23%) Node.js
2 35 (5.21%) Apache
3 31 (4.61%) Confluence
4 27 (4.02%) JBoss
5 20 (2.98%) CMS
6 17 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.93%) nginx
8 12 (1.79%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.64%) Jetty
9 11 (1.64%) Alfresco
9 11 (1.64%) WildFly
10 10 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (1.34%) GlassFish
12 8 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.19%) Mule ESB
12 8 (1.19%) Mule
12 8 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (2.38%) MS Office
2 10 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.89%) Mingle
4 2 (0.30%) FastStats
5 1 (0.15%) HipChat
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.79%) SaaS
3 9 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.19%) GitHub
5 6 (0.89%) OpenShift
5 6 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.60%) Heroku
6 4 (0.60%) Engine Yard
7 2 (0.30%) Force.com
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.02%) HTTP
2 7 (1.04%) Firewall
3 6 (0.89%) VPN
3 6 (0.89%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (0.74%) DMZ
4 5 (0.74%) Internet
5 2 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.30%) SNMP
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) LDAP
5 2 (0.30%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) ATM
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
6 1 (0.15%) RTSP
6 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.55%) MySQL
3 37 (5.51%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
11 7 (1.04%) Redis
12 5 (0.74%) Riak
12 5 (0.74%) Infinispan
12 5 (0.74%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.74%) DB2
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 247 (36.76%) Cucumber
2 221 (32.89%) WebDriver
3 119 (17.71%) JIRA
4 111 (16.52%) Git (software)
5 109 (16.22%) Jenkins
6 104 (15.48%) JUnit
7 80 (11.90%) SpecFlow
8 62 (9.23%) JMeter
8 62 (9.23%) Maven
9 46 (6.85%) Subversion
9 46 (6.85%) HP UFT
9 46 (6.85%) SoapUI
10 44 (6.55%) Jasmine
11 37 (5.51%) FitNesse
12 32 (4.76%) JBehave
13 27 (4.02%) Karma Test Runner
14 26 (3.87%) Mockito
14 26 (3.87%) NUnit
15 23 (3.42%) Visual Studio
16 22 (3.27%) Ant
General
1 150 (22.32%) Finance
2 52 (7.74%) Banking
3 22 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.68%) Games
4 18 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.53%) Retail
6 10 (1.49%) Publishing
7 8 (1.19%) Marketing
8 7 (1.04%) Legal
9 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.60%) Front Office
10 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 196 (29.17%) Developer
2 151 (22.47%) Tester
3 110 (16.37%) Analyst
4 89 (13.24%) Test Analyst
5 68 (10.12%) Automation Tester
6 56 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 45 (6.70%) Java Developer
8 41 (6.10%) QA Analyst
9 36 (5.36%) Automation Engineer
9 36 (5.36%) Architect
10 30 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
10 30 (4.46%) QA Engineer
10 30 (4.46%) Automation Analyst
11 29 (4.32%) Automation Test Analyst
12 27 (4.02%) Test Leader
13 26 (3.87%) AWS Developer
14 25 (3.72%) Senior Test Analyst
15 24 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
16 23 (3.42%) QA Tester
16 23 (3.42%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (20.98%) HTML
2 119 (17.71%) Web Services
3 117 (17.41%) .NET
4 115 (17.11%) CSS
5 75 (11.16%) jQuery
6 74 (11.01%) REST
7 73 (10.86%) XML
8 70 (10.42%) HTML5
8 70 (10.42%) AngularJS
9 61 (9.08%) SOAP
10 58 (8.63%) Gherkin
11 55 (8.18%) ASP.NET
12 51 (7.59%) JSON
13 50 (7.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 43 (6.40%) RESTful
14 43 (6.40%) Spring
15 41 (6.10%) CSS3
16 32 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (4.76%) Hibernate
17 27 (4.02%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.32%) Mobile App
2 27 (4.02%) User Experience
3 20 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.19%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.19%) Video on Demand
8 7 (1.04%) Online Games
8 7 (1.04%) Fixed Income
9 6 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.89%) Tandem
9 6 (0.89%) IPTV
9 6 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.74%) Equities
10 5 (0.74%) W3C
11 4 (0.60%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.60%) Social Media
11 4 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.86%) Linux
2 39 (5.80%) Windows
3 29 (4.32%) UNIX
4 19 (2.83%) Ubuntu
4 19 (2.83%) Android
4 19 (2.83%) CentOS
5 18 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.04%) Solaris
7 5 (0.74%) AIX
7 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (34.23%) BDD
3 220 (32.74%) Scrum
4 215 (31.99%) TDD
5 194 (28.87%) Test Automation
6 135 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
7 120 (17.86%) Automated Testing
8 107 (15.92%) Automation Testing
9 83 (12.35%) Test Scripting
10 72 (10.71%) MVC
11 64 (9.52%) Open Source
11 64 (9.52%) SDLC
12 60 (8.93%) Kanban
13 54 (8.04%) Test Strategy
13 54 (8.04%) E-Commerce
14 53 (7.89%) Software Engineering
15 51 (7.59%) Unit Testing
16 49 (7.29%) OO
17 45 (6.70%) Performance Testing
18 42 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 323 (48.07%) Java
2 203 (30.21%) JavaScript
3 169 (25.15%) C#
4 136 (20.24%) SQL
5 122 (18.15%) Ruby
6 69 (10.27%) Python
7 66 (9.82%) PHP
8 24 (3.57%) Groovy
9 18 (2.68%) Scala
9 18 (2.68%) Bash Shell
10 17 (2.53%) Perl
11 11 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.19%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.89%) C
14 6 (0.89%) XPath
15 5 (0.74%) C++
15 5 (0.74%) VBA
16 4 (0.60%) VBScript
17 3 (0.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 46 (6.85%) ISEB
2 38 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 37 (5.51%) ISTQB
4 30 (4.46%) Degree
5 17 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.19%) 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
1 237 (35.27%) QA
2 5 (0.74%) WAI
3 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (2.83%) Varnish
2 12 (1.79%) vCloud
3 10 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.04%) Docker
6 5 (0.74%) Squid
7 1 (0.15%) Firmware
7 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (4.76%) Puppet
2 22 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (2.53%) Ansible
4 17 (2.53%) Salt
5 14 (2.08%) Rundeck
6 10 (1.49%) logstash
6 10 (1.49%) HAProxy
7 9 (1.34%) Kibana
8 8 (1.19%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.60%) 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 65 (9.67%) Oracle
2 45 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.42%) HP
4 18 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 16 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.38%) VMware
6 14 (2.08%) Zend
7 13 (1.93%) Google
8 12 (1.79%) Sybase
9 11 (1.64%) Bloomberg
10 10 (1.49%) Pega
10 10 (1.49%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.19%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.19%) Adobe
11 8 (1.19%) Twitter
12 7 (1.04%) Splunk
12 7 (1.04%) IBM
12 7 (1.04%) Talend
13 6 (0.89%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.74%) WorldPay
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £380 per day + £380 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Permanent position available. Salary based on experience and skill
Posted: 21 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 21 days ago