The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 22 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.23% - 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £600 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -47.18%
Selenium
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.04% 11.25% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Average daily rate £346 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.90% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Selenium
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java