The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 30 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.60% 0.62% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 14.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
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 Peterborough region.

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
28 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.97% 4.32% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 11
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Peterborough

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Behat
4 1 (25.00%) Gearman
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Memcached
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Behat
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Gearman
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
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