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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / North East
Rank 36 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 58 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.41% 2.49% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.77% 15.28% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 10 1
Median daily rate £350 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
177 144 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.56% 16.31% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 93 52
Median daily rate £350 £405 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £266 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +17 56 £350 -22.22% 4
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 78 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (71.29%) QA
3 69 (68.32%) Test Automation
3 69 (68.32%) Jenkins
4 63 (62.38%) Java
5 62 (61.39%) TDD
6 59 (58.42%) Cucumber
7 58 (57.43%) Scala
8 45 (44.55%) WebDriver
8 45 (44.55%) Automation Testing
9 42 (41.58%) Ruby
10 41 (40.59%) Automated Testing
10 41 (40.59%) BDD
10 41 (40.59%) User Stories
11 37 (36.63%) Web Services
12 35 (34.65%) Test Scripting
13 32 (31.68%) Scrum
14 31 (30.69%) JUnit
14 31 (30.69%) RSpec
14 31 (30.69%) JSON
15 30 (29.70%) Web Testing
16 28 (27.72%) Defect Tracking
17 27 (26.73%) Gherkin
17 27 (26.73%) JIRA
18 26 (25.74%) Kanban
18 26 (25.74%) Confluence
19 25 (24.75%) RESTful
20 24 (23.76%) Python
20 24 (23.76%) HP UFT
20 24 (23.76%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 26 (25.74%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) OpenROAD
2 1 (0.99%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) SNMP
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
2 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (68.32%) Jenkins
2 59 (58.42%) Cucumber
3 45 (44.55%) WebDriver
4 31 (30.69%) JUnit
4 31 (30.69%) RSpec
5 27 (26.73%) JIRA
6 24 (23.76%) HP UFT
7 14 (13.86%) Sahi
7 14 (13.86%) WATIR
8 12 (11.88%) LoadRunner
8 12 (11.88%) SoapUI
9 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
10 8 (7.92%) JMeter
11 4 (3.96%) Burp Suite
12 3 (2.97%) Hudson
12 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.97%) Protractor
12 3 (2.97%) Subversion
13 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.99%) QARun
General
1 19 (18.81%) Games
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Tester
2 31 (30.69%) QA Engineer
3 27 (26.73%) Test Engineer
4 25 (24.75%) Automation Tester
5 22 (21.78%) QA Test Engineer
6 18 (17.82%) Quality Engineer
7 13 (12.87%) QA Tester
8 12 (11.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 12 (11.88%) Selenium Tester
9 9 (8.91%) Architect
9 9 (8.91%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.92%) Agile Tester
10 8 (7.92%) Senior QA Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Senior Test Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) QA Automation Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) Test Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Test Automation Engineer
12 6 (5.94%) Senior Quality Engineer
13 5 (4.95%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) Web Services
2 31 (30.69%) JSON
3 27 (26.73%) Gherkin
4 25 (24.75%) RESTful
5 18 (17.82%) .NET
6 17 (16.83%) XML
7 14 (13.86%) Spring
8 10 (9.90%) Ajax
8 10 (9.90%) CSS
8 10 (9.90%) CSS3
8 10 (9.90%) Django
8 10 (9.90%) HTML
8 10 (9.90%) HTML5
8 10 (9.90%) REST
9 9 (8.91%) SOAP
10 3 (2.97%) Play Framework
11 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.99%) Guice
11 1 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Smartphone
2 3 (2.97%) NHS
2 3 (2.97%) PKI
2 3 (2.97%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 4 (3.96%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (68.32%) Test Automation
3 62 (61.39%) TDD
4 45 (44.55%) Automation Testing
5 41 (40.59%) Automated Testing
5 41 (40.59%) BDD
5 41 (40.59%) User Stories
6 35 (34.65%) Test Scripting
7 32 (31.68%) Scrum
8 30 (29.70%) Web Testing
9 28 (27.72%) Defect Tracking
10 26 (25.74%) Kanban
11 24 (23.76%) Open Source
12 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (18.81%) Performance Testing
13 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
14 18 (17.82%) API Testing
15 14 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (12.87%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) Java
2 58 (57.43%) Scala
3 42 (41.58%) Ruby
4 24 (23.76%) Python
5 18 (17.82%) Groovy
6 15 (14.85%) C#
6 15 (14.85%) SQL
7 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.98%) C
8 2 (1.98%) Perl
8 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.99%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (4.95%) ISEB
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (71.29%) QA
2 23 (22.77%) WCAG
3 6 (5.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (3.96%) WAI
5 1 (0.99%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Docker
1 9 (8.91%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (9.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Atlassian
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Google
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.99%) SOASTA, Inc
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Rate: From £375 to £375 per day
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