The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 58 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.72% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 9.68% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£210 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +124.44%
Selenium
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
70 31 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.13% 7.45% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 14 42
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Oxfordshire region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Vacancies
Oxford - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
2 8 (42.11%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Drupal
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Apache
6 4 (21.05%) LAMP
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
7 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) PHPUnit
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (10.53%) Xdebug
8 2 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
8 2 (10.53%) BDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (26.32%) Drupal
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (15.79%) PHPUnit
4 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.53%) Xdebug
5 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Symfony
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.79%) Atlassian