The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 54 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.79% 6.25% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £324 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -28.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £423 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +35.71%
Selenium
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 80 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.17% 8.52% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 58
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
3 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) SOAP
5 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Subversion
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
9 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 3 (14.29%) Hudson
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 4 (19.05%) Subversion
7 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (14.29%) Capybara
7 3 (14.29%) Hudson
7 3 (14.29%) JMeter
7 3 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
8 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
8 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
8 2 (9.52%) TestLink
9 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (4.76%) Protractor
9 1 (4.76%) Robot Framework
9 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com