The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South West / Somerset
Rank 24 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.22% 1.60% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.31% 6.67% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £365 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
61 75 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.50% 24.04% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 67
Median daily rate £357 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £420 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -10.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Taunton +1 6 £365 +0.68%
Bath - 2 £323 - 3
Yeovil - 2 £425 -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
5 7 (43.75%) SpecFlow
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) Apache
9 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) JUnit
9 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) ATG
9 2 (12.50%) Subversion
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) API Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
2 1 (6.25%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Liferay
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) SpecFlow
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Buildr
4 1 (6.25%) Bower
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) jMock
4 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.25%) TestNG
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) WATIR
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer in Test
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) Modernizr
5 1 (6.25%) RESTEasy
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) API Development
6 2 (12.50%) ATDD
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Document Management
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) ATG
2 1 (6.25%) BEA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds