The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 66 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Selenium 38 55 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.26% 2.82% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.67% 15.90% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 16
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +35.71%
Selenium
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
259 346 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.44% 17.77% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 180 148
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Manchester region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Manchester region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Cheadle - 1 £425 -
Oldham - 1 £395 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 25 (37.88%) WebDriver
4 22 (33.33%) BDD
5 19 (28.79%) Automation Testing
5 19 (28.79%) QA
6 18 (27.27%) Scrum
6 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
8 15 (22.73%) TDD
8 15 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.67%) .NET
9 11 (16.67%) Python
10 10 (15.15%) C#
10 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Security Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
10 10 (15.15%) JIRA
11 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
11 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 9 (13.64%) SQL
11 9 (13.64%) XML
11 9 (13.64%) Gherkin
12 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 8 (12.12%) MVC
12 8 (12.12%) JMeter
13 7 (10.61%) Finance

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (6.06%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.03%) Jetty
3 2 (3.03%) nginx
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) AMQP
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.03%) DB2
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) WebDriver
2 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
4 10 (15.15%) JIRA
5 8 (12.12%) JMeter
6 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
7 6 (9.09%) JUnit
8 5 (7.58%) SoapUI
8 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
9 4 (6.06%) HP UFT
9 4 (6.06%) TestNG
10 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.55%) Protractor
10 3 (4.55%) SpecFlow
11 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.03%) Gradle
11 2 (3.03%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.03%) Maven
11 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Tester
2 23 (34.85%) Automation Tester
3 19 (28.79%) Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
5 11 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 9 (13.64%) Developer in Test
7 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) QA Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Test Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
10 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Automation Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Lead
11 4 (6.06%) Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Java Automation Tester
11 4 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) Gherkin
2 9 (13.64%) XML
3 5 (7.58%) HTML
3 5 (7.58%) SOAP
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 4 (6.06%) jQuery
4 4 (6.06%) Spring
5 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.03%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) JAX-RS
6 2 (3.03%) JMS
6 2 (3.03%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) Node.js
6 2 (3.03%) Spring Security
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.52%) NHS
1 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) BDD
3 19 (28.79%) Automation Testing
4 18 (27.27%) Scrum
4 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
5 15 (22.73%) Test Scripting
6 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Security Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (12.12%) MVC
10 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.09%) Manual Testing
11 5 (7.58%) QA Automation
11 5 (7.58%) Regression Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Usability Testing
11 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (16.67%) Python
3 10 (15.15%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) Ruby
6 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) ISEB
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.79%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (3.03%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk
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