The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 45 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 22 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.82% 3.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.56% 20.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 0
Average daily rate
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£445 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.81% -
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 North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 92 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.74% 15.83% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 52 6
Average daily rate £373 £331 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.70% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Tyne and Wear -5 21 £445 +28.05% 7
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (86.36%) Open Source
4 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
4 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
4 18 (81.82%) RESTful
5 17 (77.27%) TDD
6 16 (72.73%) Ruby
7 13 (59.09%) JSON
7 13 (59.09%) JIRA
7 13 (59.09%) Scala
8 12 (54.55%) HTML
8 12 (54.55%) Linux
8 12 (54.55%) Python
8 12 (54.55%) Confluence
8 12 (54.55%) HTML5
8 12 (54.55%) Django
8 12 (54.55%) Spring
8 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
8 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (54.55%) Puppet
9 10 (45.45%) Kanban
9 10 (45.45%) Scrum
10 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
10 8 (36.36%) BDD
11 7 (31.82%) User Experience
11 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
11 7 (31.82%) QA
12 6 (27.27%) Web Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 12 (54.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
1 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) JIRA
2 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (22.73%) Sahi
3 5 (22.73%) WATIR
4 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) JBehave
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Technical Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Technical Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
7 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) RESTful
2 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) Django
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Mustache
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Open Source
2 7 (31.82%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Kanban
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) BDD
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
6 6 (27.27%) Web Development
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.55%) Stress Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Ruby
3 13 (59.09%) Scala
4 12 (54.55%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (54.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
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