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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.57% - 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.82% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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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 Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.75% 6.10% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 10 14
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) Maven
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) Test Management
8 2 (16.67%) Hudson
8 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
8 2 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (16.67%) Docker
8 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
8 2 (16.67%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Jetty
2 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) DMZ
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (8.33%) Capybara
6 1 (8.33%) Gradle
6 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
6 1 (8.33%) FishEye
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (8.33%) PhantomJS
6 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Tandem
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Percona