The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 52 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.59% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 2.56% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £520 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% +73.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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
92 78 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.22% 22.29% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 67 11
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Robotium
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Protractor
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Appium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Protractor
1 1 (33.33%) Robotium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA