The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 99 89 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing Selenium 46 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 1.48% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.22% 14.53% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 12
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £323 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
410 296 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.13% 10.16% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 170 166
Median daily rate £350 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +2.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.60 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 36 £350 -
Glasgow -3 4 £325 -11.86% 4
Fife - 4 £98 -
Stirling +1 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £225 -
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Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (61.63%) JIRA
3 47 (54.65%) Java
4 41 (47.67%) Python
5 40 (46.51%) Cucumber
6 39 (45.35%) BDD
7 37 (43.02%) Web Services
7 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
8 34 (39.53%) Maven
8 34 (39.53%) Open Source
9 33 (38.37%) Gradle
9 33 (38.37%) QA
10 32 (37.21%) Scrum
11 31 (36.05%) GIS
11 31 (36.05%) PostGIS
11 31 (36.05%) REST
11 31 (36.05%) JBehave
11 31 (36.05%) GeoServer
12 30 (34.88%) SQL
13 29 (33.72%) OpenLayers
13 29 (33.72%) Leaflet
14 27 (31.40%) TDD
15 26 (30.23%) ESRI
16 24 (27.91%) WebDriver
17 23 (26.74%) Test Automation
17 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
18 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
18 20 (23.26%) SDLC
19 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 31 (36.05%) GeoServer
2 5 (5.81%) JBoss
3 3 (3.49%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.33%) Confluence
4 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.49%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.05%) GIS
2 18 (20.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) DB2
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) QGIS
4 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) ObjectStore
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (61.63%) JIRA
2 40 (46.51%) Cucumber
3 34 (39.53%) Maven
4 33 (38.37%) Gradle
5 31 (36.05%) JBehave
6 24 (27.91%) WebDriver
7 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
8 12 (13.95%) Artifactory
9 9 (10.47%) SoapUI
10 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
11 5 (5.81%) Firebug
11 5 (5.81%) HP UFT
11 5 (5.81%) JMeter
12 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
12 4 (4.65%) Robot Framework
13 3 (3.49%) Hudson
13 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
13 3 (3.49%) Subversion
13 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Developer
2 29 (33.72%) Analyst
2 29 (33.72%) Test Analyst
3 28 (32.56%) GIS Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Test Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) GIS Web Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Open Source Developer
9 4 (4.65%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.49%) Architect
10 3 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) GIS Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) Web Services
2 31 (36.05%) PostGIS
2 31 (36.05%) REST
3 29 (33.72%) Leaflet
3 29 (33.72%) OpenLayers
4 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.47%) HTML
6 8 (9.30%) Gherkin
7 7 (8.14%) Java EE
8 6 (6.98%) .NET
9 5 (5.81%) Spring
9 5 (5.81%) Spring Boot
10 3 (3.49%) SOAP
11 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
11 2 (2.33%) CSS
11 2 (2.33%) JDBC
11 2 (2.33%) JSP
11 2 (2.33%) RESTful
11 2 (2.33%) Servlets
11 2 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) EMV
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Unix
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) AIX
3 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.35%) BDD
3 34 (39.53%) Open Source
4 32 (37.21%) Scrum
5 27 (31.40%) TDD
6 23 (26.74%) Test Automation
7 20 (23.26%) SDLC
8 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
10 15 (17.44%) Microservices
10 15 (17.44%) Software Testing
10 15 (17.44%) User Stories
11 13 (15.12%) Manual Testing
12 9 (10.47%) Regression Testing
13 8 (9.30%) Web Development
14 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.14%) Test Scripting
14 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (6.98%) SOA
15 6 (6.98%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.65%) Java
2 41 (47.67%) Python
3 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 30 (34.88%) SQL
5 9 (10.47%) C#
6 3 (3.49%) Perl
6 3 (3.49%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.33%) Scala
7 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) ISTQB
2 14 (16.28%) ISEB
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (38.37%) QA
2 13 (15.12%) WCAG
3 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Ansible
2 5 (5.81%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.33%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.33%) logstash
3 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) ESRI
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle
3 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.33%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) Splunk
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) EMC
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) IBM