The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 47 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.47% - 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% - 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£550 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +66.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.64% 8.15% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 10
Average daily rate £463 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (11.11%) Drupal
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian