The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 14 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.70% 5.56% 19.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -52.81%
Selenium
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 10.81% 11.11% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Selenium
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Salford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) HND

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA