The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.49% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £343 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
Selenium
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.08% 5.70% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 6 9
Average daily rate £450 £500 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) JIRA
2 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
3 16 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 15 (62.50%) JMeter
5 14 (58.33%) LoadRunner
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
6 13 (54.17%) Windows
7 12 (50.00%) HP UFT
8 11 (45.83%) QA
8 11 (45.83%) Confluence
8 11 (45.83%) HP
9 10 (41.67%) SNMP
9 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
10 9 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (37.50%) PKI
10 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
12 7 (29.17%) Java
13 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
13 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
14 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (20.83%) Puppet
14 5 (20.83%) MySQL
14 5 (20.83%) Apache
14 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
14 5 (20.83%) Subversion

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) Confluence
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Jetty
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
1 4 (16.67%) PaaS
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) IMAP
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
1 17 (70.83%) JIRA
2 16 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 15 (62.50%) JMeter
4 14 (58.33%) LoadRunner
5 12 (50.00%) HP UFT
6 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 5 (20.83%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) JUnit
8 4 (16.67%) Maven
8 4 (16.67%) MSI
8 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (4.17%) JConsole
9 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
9 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.17%) VisualVM
9 1 (4.17%) YourKit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
4 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
2 1 (4.17%) JMS
2 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) Code Coverage
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) BDD
10 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (8.33%) Open Source
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
3 1 (4.17%) logstash
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.17%) Telerik