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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 133 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Contract jobs citing Selenium 351 424 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.68% 1.92% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.38% 14.39% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 342 296
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
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
3085 2947 2565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 13.37% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 2122 1899
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 0 102 £450 +20.00% 48
Chessington - 1 £275 -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 541 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (55.67%) Java
3 300 (38.22%) QA
4 297 (37.83%) Cucumber
5 281 (35.80%) BDD
6 273 (34.78%) TDD
7 270 (34.39%) WebDriver
8 248 (31.59%) Scrum
9 229 (29.17%) SQL
10 227 (28.92%) Test Automation
11 210 (26.75%) JavaScript
12 197 (25.10%) Continuous Integration
13 183 (23.31%) HTML
14 168 (21.40%) C#
15 156 (19.87%) Ruby
16 146 (18.60%) .NET
17 133 (16.94%) CSS
18 132 (16.82%) Web Services
18 132 (16.82%) Finance
19 123 (15.67%) Automated Testing
20 118 (15.03%) JUnit
21 117 (14.90%) Git (software)
22 109 (13.89%) Automation Testing
23 108 (13.76%) JIRA
24 103 (13.12%) XML
25 102 (12.99%) Jenkins
26 97 (12.36%) Spring
27 96 (12.23%) Test Scripting
28 91 (11.59%) E-Commerce
29 90 (11.46%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 40 (5.10%) Apache
2 38 (4.84%) Node.js
3 31 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.18%) CMS
5 18 (2.29%) Adobe CQ
6 10 (1.27%) IIS
7 7 (0.89%) JBoss
7 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.89%) Drupal
7 7 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.89%) Confluence
8 6 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.51%) Mule
10 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.38%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.38%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.25%) MS Office
2 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.13%) FastStats
3 1 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.13%) Mingle
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
3 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.02%) GitHub
3 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.76%) Force.com
5 3 (0.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.25%) Route 53
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.25%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) Trello
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.10%) HTTP
2 14 (1.78%) HTTPS
3 10 (1.27%) LDAP
4 7 (0.89%) DNS
4 7 (0.89%) Internet
5 6 (0.76%) ATM
6 5 (0.64%) FTP
6 5 (0.64%) Firewall
6 5 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.51%) SSL
7 4 (0.51%) Broadband
7 4 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.38%) VPN
8 3 (0.38%) SNMP
8 3 (0.38%) Intranet
9 2 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.13%) AMQP
10 1 (0.13%) LAN
10 1 (0.13%) WAN
10 1 (0.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.44%) DB2
2 27 (3.44%) MySQL
3 19 (2.42%) MongoDB
4 15 (1.91%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (0.89%) Big Data
9 7 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.76%) Jackrabbit
10 6 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.64%) Redis
12 4 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.38%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 297 (37.83%) Cucumber
2 270 (34.39%) WebDriver
3 118 (15.03%) JUnit
4 117 (14.90%) Git (software)
5 108 (13.76%) JIRA
6 102 (12.99%) Jenkins
7 83 (10.57%) QuickTest Pro
8 79 (10.06%) SpecFlow
9 73 (9.30%) Maven
10 70 (8.92%) Subversion
11 67 (8.54%) JMeter
12 55 (7.01%) SoapUI
13 47 (5.99%) WATIR
14 41 (5.22%) JBehave
15 40 (5.10%) Hudson
16 38 (4.84%) NUnit
17 37 (4.71%) Eclipse
18 35 (4.46%) TeamCity
19 34 (4.33%) Sahi
20 32 (4.08%) Appium
General
1 132 (16.82%) Finance
2 53 (6.75%) Banking
3 30 (3.82%) Investment Banking
4 29 (3.69%) Games
5 25 (3.18%) Retail
6 9 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.02%) Publishing
8 5 (0.64%) Marketing
8 5 (0.64%) Front Office
8 5 (0.64%) Back Office
8 5 (0.64%) Advertising
9 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.25%) Electronics
11 2 (0.25%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 234 (29.81%) Developer
2 167 (21.27%) Tester
3 130 (16.56%) Analyst
4 117 (14.90%) Test Analyst
5 88 (11.21%) Automation Tester
6 79 (10.06%) Java Developer
6 79 (10.06%) Test Engineer
7 50 (6.37%) Automation Engineer
8 47 (5.99%) QA Engineer
9 42 (5.35%) Automation Analyst
10 39 (4.97%) QA Analyst
11 38 (4.84%) Test Leader
12 37 (4.71%) QA Tester
13 34 (4.33%) Automation Test Analyst
14 32 (4.08%) Senior Developer
15 28 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
16 24 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
17 22 (2.80%) C# Developer
18 21 (2.68%) QA Automation Engineer
19 20 (2.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (23.31%) HTML
2 146 (18.60%) .NET
3 133 (16.94%) CSS
4 132 (16.82%) Web Services
5 103 (13.12%) XML
6 97 (12.36%) Spring
7 82 (10.45%) REST
8 68 (8.66%) HTML5
9 65 (8.28%) SOAP
10 62 (7.90%) jQuery
10 62 (7.90%) RESTful
11 57 (7.26%) Hibernate
12 54 (6.88%) JSP
13 49 (6.24%) JSON
14 46 (5.86%) AngularJS
15 39 (4.97%) Gherkin
16 37 (4.71%) CSS3
17 34 (4.33%) J2EE
18 28 (3.57%) Backbone.js
19 25 (3.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.46%) Open Source
2 39 (4.97%) Mobile App
3 34 (4.33%) User Experience
4 23 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 16 (2.04%) Video on Demand
8 12 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.02%) Fixed Income
10 7 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.89%) Equities
10 7 (0.89%) Online Games
10 7 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (0.89%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.76%) iPhone
12 5 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
13 4 (0.51%) Social Media
13 4 (0.51%) iPad
14 3 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.30%) Linux
2 52 (6.62%) Windows
3 40 (5.10%) UNIX
4 36 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.57%) Android
6 8 (1.02%) CentOS
7 7 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.89%) Solaris
8 4 (0.51%) AIX
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (35.80%) BDD
3 273 (34.78%) TDD
4 248 (31.59%) Scrum
5 227 (28.92%) Test Automation
6 197 (25.10%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (15.67%) Automated Testing
8 109 (13.89%) Automation Testing
9 96 (12.23%) Test Scripting
10 91 (11.59%) E-Commerce
11 73 (9.30%) Kanban
12 60 (7.64%) MVC
13 57 (7.26%) OO
14 56 (7.13%) Manual Testing
15 47 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
16 46 (5.86%) User Stories
17 45 (5.73%) Waterfall
17 45 (5.73%) Software Testing
18 43 (5.48%) Performance Testing
19 38 (4.84%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 437 (55.67%) Java
2 229 (29.17%) SQL
3 210 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 168 (21.40%) C#
5 156 (19.87%) Ruby
6 83 (10.57%) Python
7 66 (8.41%) PHP
8 36 (4.59%) Scala
9 33 (4.20%) Perl
10 26 (3.31%) Groovy
11 19 (2.42%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.53%) C
14 8 (1.02%) C++
15 7 (0.89%) VB
16 6 (0.76%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.64%) VBScript
17 5 (0.64%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.51%) PowerShell
19 3 (0.38%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 62 (7.90%) ISEB
2 35 (4.46%) Degree
3 30 (3.82%) ISTQB
4 18 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.91%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.38%) HND
7 3 (0.38%) VCP4
7 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (38.22%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.38%) Varnish
2 3 (0.38%) vCloud
3 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (2.42%) Puppet
2 18 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (2.04%) Ansible
4 13 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (0.64%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.64%) logstash
5 5 (0.64%) Salt
6 4 (0.51%) Kibana
7 3 (0.38%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.25%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 62 (7.90%) Oracle
2 39 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.04%) Sybase
3 16 (2.04%) SAP
4 15 (1.91%) HP
4 15 (1.91%) Canoo
5 14 (1.78%) JD Edwards
5 14 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.40%) Adobe
6 11 (1.40%) hybris
7 10 (1.27%) VMware
8 9 (1.15%) Google
9 8 (1.02%) Murex
10 7 (0.89%) Zend
11 5 (0.64%) EMC
11 5 (0.64%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.51%) Twitter
13 3 (0.38%) Demandware
13 3 (0.38%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.38%) Telerik
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Rate: £50,000 per annum
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Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £65,000 per annum
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Computer Futures
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Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £240 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Explore Group
Rate: £230 - £275 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
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Incopro Ltd.
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Rate: Competitive
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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