The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 18 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.83% 1.31% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.21% 4.35% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Shropshire region.

Development Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 115 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.22% 30.03% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 13
Median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.94 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Telford +32 5 £500 - 2
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 18 (64.29%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
3 16 (57.14%) Open Source
4 14 (50.00%) QA
4 14 (50.00%) Scala
5 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
6 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 11 (39.29%) Gherkin
8 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
9 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
9 9 (32.14%) Ruby
9 9 (32.14%) Scrum
9 9 (32.14%) User Stories
9 9 (32.14%) DevOps
10 8 (28.57%) Gatling
10 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 8 (28.57%) Python
10 8 (28.57%) Groovy
10 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
11 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 7 (25.00%) Puppet
11 7 (25.00%) Confluence
11 7 (25.00%) JIRA
11 7 (25.00%) IntelliJ
11 7 (25.00%) HTTP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 7 (25.00%) Confluence
2 6 (21.43%) nginx
2 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) Documentum
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) GitHub
1 6 (21.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
1 7 (25.00%) SSL
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (28.57%) Gatling
5 7 (25.00%) Ant
5 7 (25.00%) Grunt
5 7 (25.00%) gulp
5 7 (25.00%) IntelliJ
5 7 (25.00%) JIRA
6 6 (21.43%) JUnit
6 6 (21.43%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (21.43%) Sublime Text
7 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
7 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
8 4 (14.29%) RSpec
9 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
10 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
10 2 (7.14%) Sahi
10 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
10 2 (7.14%) WATIR
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 6 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Gherkin
2 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) JSON
3 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 6 (21.43%) Servlets
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) HTML5
6 3 (10.71%) Play Framework
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
7 2 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 1 (3.57%) EJB
8 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.57%) J2SE
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Automated Testing
3 16 (57.14%) Open Source
4 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) User Stories
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) Analytics
9 6 (21.43%) BDD
10 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) Kanban
11 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Usability Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) Scala
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 8 (28.57%) Groovy
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (21.43%) Haskell
6 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Grafana
2 6 (21.43%) Kibana
3 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods