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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 56 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 1.74% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.84% 14.91% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
Median daily rate £400 £353 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -9.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
83 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.17% 11.66% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 85 47
Median daily rate £400 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £472 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
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 30 August 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 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) BDD
3 10 (43.48%) SpecFlow
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
6 7 (30.43%) SOAP
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
8 5 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) RESTful
9 4 (17.39%) Test Management
9 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
9 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) SDET
10 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments

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 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Redis
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
1 10 (43.48%) SpecFlow
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
4 5 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
6 3 (13.04%) Appium
6 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.04%) JMeter
6 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.70%) JIRA
7 2 (8.70%) JUnit
7 2 (8.70%) Ranorex
7 2 (8.70%) Subversion
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (4.35%) Capybara
8 1 (4.35%) Gradle
8 1 (4.35%) Hudson
8 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
8 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (8.70%) Billing
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Tester
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Tester
2 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) SOAP
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) EclipseLink
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) JMS
6 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.35%) LESS
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) BDD
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Test Management
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Process Management
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SDET
2 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle