The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.91% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
28 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.65% 4.43% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 2
Average daily rate £280 £250 £267
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £345 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Northampton - 7 £225 - 1
Selenium
East Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) Test Management
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) QA
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
8 2 (16.67%) ATDD
8 2 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Spring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) Servlets
1 2 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Test Management
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) ATDD
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sun
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle