The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 30 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.10% 0.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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 Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.49% 10.63% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £300 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Selenium
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft