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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 37 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.38% - 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -47.18%
Selenium
Oxfordshire

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
44 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.73% 9.51% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 20
Average daily rate £440 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

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 28 April 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) Node.js
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Magento
4 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (40.00%) Content Management
4 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Publishing
4 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (40.00%) Big Data
4 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Node.js
2 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) GitHub
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
1 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (40.00%) Travis CI
2 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Web Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
1 6 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
2 6 (40.00%) Content Enrichment
2 6 (40.00%) Content Management
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker