The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Sheffield region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 25 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.54% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 6.25% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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% -
Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.68% 8.29% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 11
Average daily rate £278 £280 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £100 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 7 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center