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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
UK / Scotland
Rank 39 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 76 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.38% 1.59% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.68% 13.90% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 13 18
Median daily rate £398 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
296 295 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.05% 11.46% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 147 215
Median daily rate £388 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £15.89 £37.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.90% -16.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +26 47 £400 +29.03% 2
Glasgow +10 11 £374 +32.88% 6
West Lothian - 9 - - 1
Fife +3 5 £265 -
Moray - 4 £275 -
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 106 (84.80%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (70.40%) Java
3 79 (63.20%) Cucumber
4 64 (51.20%) Scrum
5 49 (39.20%) BDD
6 43 (34.40%) WebDriver
7 41 (32.80%) Python
8 40 (32.00%) QA
8 40 (32.00%) AngularJS
9 39 (31.20%) TDD
10 38 (30.40%) Jenkins
11 37 (29.60%) JavaScript
12 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (24.80%) Test Automation
13 30 (24.00%) JIRA
13 30 (24.00%) SQL
14 29 (23.20%) Web Services
14 29 (23.20%) Maven
15 26 (20.80%) REST
16 21 (16.80%) Automated Testing
16 21 (16.80%) Gradle
16 21 (16.80%) Open Source
17 20 (16.00%) JBehave
17 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
18 18 (14.40%) Finance
18 18 (14.40%) GIS
19 17 (13.60%) NoSQL
20 16 (12.80%) PostGIS
20 16 (12.80%) SDLC
21 15 (12.00%) GeoServer

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 15 (12.00%) GeoServer
2 7 (5.60%) Apache
3 6 (4.80%) JBoss
4 4 (3.20%) Confluence
4 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.40%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Wireless
2 1 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.40%) GIS
2 17 (13.60%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.20%) Spatial Data
4 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
5 12 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (8.00%) MySQL
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.40%) QGIS
10 2 (1.60%) DB2
11 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 79 (63.20%) Cucumber
2 43 (34.40%) WebDriver
3 38 (30.40%) Jenkins
4 30 (24.00%) JIRA
5 29 (23.20%) Maven
6 21 (16.80%) Gradle
7 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
7 20 (16.00%) JBehave
8 10 (8.00%) JUnit
8 10 (8.00%) SoapUI
9 9 (7.20%) Subversion
10 7 (5.60%) SpecFlow
11 6 (4.80%) Ant
11 6 (4.80%) Bugzilla
11 6 (4.80%) DbUnit
11 6 (4.80%) Mockito
11 6 (4.80%) Protractor
11 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (4.00%) Artifactory
12 5 (4.00%) YouTrack
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
3 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (35.20%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.80%) Tester
4 20 (16.00%) Analyst
5 19 (15.20%) Test Analyst
5 19 (15.20%) Test Engineer
6 18 (14.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (13.60%) Python Developer
8 16 (12.80%) Automation Tester
9 14 (11.20%) Angular Developer
10 13 (10.40%) Open Source Developer
11 12 (9.60%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (5.60%) Automation Test Analyst
12 7 (5.60%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 7 (5.60%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (5.60%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.80%) GIS Developer
13 6 (4.80%) Java Automation Tester
13 6 (4.80%) QA Tester
13 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 29 (23.20%) Web Services
3 26 (20.80%) REST
4 16 (12.80%) PostGIS
5 15 (12.00%) Spring
6 14 (11.20%) Leaflet
6 14 (11.20%) OpenLayers
7 11 (8.80%) CSS
7 11 (8.80%) HTML
7 11 (8.80%) jQuery
7 11 (8.80%) Node.js
8 9 (7.20%) JSON
9 8 (6.40%) HTML5
10 7 (5.60%) .NET
11 6 (4.80%) CSS3
12 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.00%) Gherkin
12 5 (4.00%) SOAP
12 5 (4.00%) XML
13 4 (3.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) User Experience
2 5 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.40%) Fintech
5 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) VLE
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Linux
2 4 (3.20%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (84.80%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (51.20%) Scrum
3 49 (39.20%) BDD
4 39 (31.20%) TDD
5 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (24.80%) Test Automation
6 21 (16.80%) Automated Testing
6 21 (16.80%) Open Source
7 16 (12.80%) SDLC
8 15 (12.00%) Automation Testing
9 13 (10.40%) Manual Testing
9 13 (10.40%) Microservices
9 13 (10.40%) Open Source Development
10 11 (8.80%) Exploratory Testing
11 10 (8.00%) OO
11 10 (8.00%) Test Scripting
11 10 (8.00%) User Stories
12 9 (7.20%) Functional Testing
12 9 (7.20%) MVC
13 8 (6.40%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (70.40%) Java
2 41 (32.80%) Python
3 37 (29.60%) JavaScript
4 30 (24.00%) SQL
5 10 (8.00%) C#
6 6 (4.80%) Scala
7 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.60%) XPath
8 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.80%) Perl
8 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) ISEB
2 6 (4.80%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.40%) MCAD
5 3 (2.40%) MCSD
5 3 (2.40%) MCTS
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (32.00%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.20%) WCAG
4 2 (1.60%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Puppet
2 6 (4.80%) Ansible
3 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) ESRI
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.40%) HP
7 2 (1.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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