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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 72 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 54 47 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.42% 1.47% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.85% 11.75% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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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
390 400 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.50% 12.53% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 199 205
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.38 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.50
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 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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Glasgow +20 22 £375 +15.38% 2
Edinburgh +4 17 £425 +30.76% 4
Stirling - 9 - -
West Lothian +5 3 £230 -38.66%
Dundee - 1 £235 -
Fife - 1 - -
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Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 82 (73.87%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (70.27%) Java
3 65 (58.56%) Cucumber
4 59 (53.15%) JIRA
5 56 (50.45%) Scrum
5 56 (50.45%) Python
6 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
7 53 (47.75%) Maven
8 50 (45.05%) Open Source
9 48 (43.24%) GIS
10 46 (41.44%) PostGIS
11 45 (40.54%) Gradle
11 45 (40.54%) Jenkins
12 44 (39.64%) REST
12 44 (39.64%) JBehave
12 44 (39.64%) Web Services
13 43 (38.74%) GeoServer
14 42 (37.84%) OpenLayers
14 42 (37.84%) Leaflet
14 42 (37.84%) ESRI
15 37 (33.33%) BDD
16 33 (29.73%) TDD
17 32 (28.83%) SDLC
18 30 (27.03%) QA
19 29 (26.13%) Ansible
19 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (26.13%) Artifactory
20 28 (25.23%) User Experience
21 27 (24.32%) AngularJS
22 25 (22.52%) WCAG

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 43 (38.74%) GeoServer
2 3 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 3 (2.70%) Confluence
2 3 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
1 3 (2.70%) Wireless
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.24%) GIS
2 22 (19.82%) Spatial Data
3 16 (14.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.11%) ObjectStore
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.60%) QGIS
7 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 65 (58.56%) Cucumber
2 59 (53.15%) JIRA
3 53 (47.75%) Maven
4 45 (40.54%) Gradle
4 45 (40.54%) Jenkins
5 44 (39.64%) JBehave
6 29 (26.13%) Artifactory
7 21 (18.92%) WebDriver
8 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
9 6 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.60%) JSUnit
10 4 (3.60%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.60%) LoadUI
10 4 (3.60%) NeoLoad
11 3 (2.70%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.70%) Robot Framework
11 3 (2.70%) YouTrack
12 2 (1.80%) JMeter
12 2 (1.80%) JUnit
12 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (54.05%) Developer
2 39 (35.14%) GIS Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Test Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Open Source Developer
6 12 (10.81%) GIS Web Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Tester
7 11 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.01%) Java Developer
8 10 (9.01%) Test Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Automation Tester
11 6 (5.41%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Designer
11 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Designer
11 6 (5.41%) Python Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.44%) PostGIS
2 44 (39.64%) REST
2 44 (39.64%) Web Services
3 42 (37.84%) Leaflet
3 42 (37.84%) OpenLayers
4 27 (24.32%) AngularJS
5 11 (9.91%) HTML
5 11 (9.91%) Node.js
6 10 (9.01%) CSS
7 7 (6.31%) .NET
7 7 (6.31%) Gherkin
8 5 (4.50%) CSS3
8 5 (4.50%) HTML5
8 5 (4.50%) JSON
8 5 (4.50%) RESTful
9 4 (3.60%) jQuery
9 4 (3.60%) RequireJS
9 4 (3.60%) SOAP
10 3 (2.70%) JSP
10 3 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) User Experience
2 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) EMV
4 2 (1.80%) Fintech
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.80%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.70%) Windows
4 2 (1.80%) Android
4 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (73.87%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.45%) Scrum
3 50 (45.05%) Open Source
4 37 (33.33%) BDD
5 33 (29.73%) TDD
6 32 (28.83%) SDLC
7 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (20.72%) Software Testing
9 17 (15.32%) Web Development
10 16 (14.41%) Microservices
11 13 (11.71%) Automated Testing
12 11 (9.91%) User Stories
13 10 (9.01%) Automation Testing
13 10 (9.01%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (9.01%) Test Automation
14 9 (8.11%) Manual Testing
15 8 (7.21%) Functional Testing
15 8 (7.21%) MVC
16 7 (6.31%) Exploratory Testing
16 7 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.27%) Java
2 56 (50.45%) Python
3 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.92%) SQL
5 3 (2.70%) Scala
6 2 (1.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.90%) C#
7 1 (0.90%) Ruby
7 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) ISEB
2 8 (7.21%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (27.03%) QA
2 25 (22.52%) WCAG
3 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.90%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Docker
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (26.13%) Ansible
2 6 (5.41%) Marathon
2 6 (5.41%) Mesos
2 6 (5.41%) Packer
3 5 (4.50%) Chronos
4 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.90%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.90%) logstash
5 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.90%) Puppet
5 1 (0.90%) rkt
5 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (37.84%) ESRI
2 13 (11.71%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle
4 9 (8.11%) EMC
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.70%) HP
6 3 (2.70%) VMware
7 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.90%) Google
7 1 (0.90%) Splunk
7 1 (0.90%) Telerik