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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Manchester / Salford
Rank 19 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 5.97% 11.63% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 33.33% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.02% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
12 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 17.91% 34.88% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 6
Median daily rate £430 £358 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web 2.0
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) LDAP
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Web 2.0
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) HP