The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 18 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.73% 2.45% 6.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.05% 13.27% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 33
Median daily rate £400 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £318 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £391 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
Selenium
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
97 113 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.21% 18.49% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 94 73
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South Wales region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +24 31 £400 +14.28% 4
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 96 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (72.00%) TDD
3 68 (68.00%) Java
4 62 (62.00%) Cucumber
5 57 (57.00%) jQuery
6 55 (55.00%) JavaScript
7 43 (43.00%) Web Development
8 42 (42.00%) CSS
8 42 (42.00%) Unix
9 41 (41.00%) OO
10 40 (40.00%) Perl
10 40 (40.00%) Software Engineering
11 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
11 29 (29.00%) Visual Studio
12 27 (27.00%) Legal
13 26 (26.00%) HTML
14 25 (25.00%) SQL
14 25 (25.00%) .NET
15 24 (24.00%) Finance
16 23 (23.00%) ISEB
16 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
16 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
17 22 (22.00%) Scrum
18 21 (21.00%) JMeter
18 21 (21.00%) BDD
19 19 (19.00%) SC Cleared
19 19 (19.00%) SpecFlow
19 19 (19.00%) XML
20 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
21 16 (16.00%) QA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 11 (11.00%) JBoss
2 7 (7.00%) Confluence
2 7 (7.00%) FileNet
2 7 (7.00%) GeoServer
2 7 (7.00%) IIS
2 7 (7.00%) LiveCycle
2 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Gliffy
2 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.00%) Couchbase
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.00%) Redis
5 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 62 (62.00%) Cucumber
2 29 (29.00%) Visual Studio
3 21 (21.00%) JMeter
4 19 (19.00%) SpecFlow
5 16 (16.00%) WebDriver
6 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (14.00%) JUnit
8 13 (13.00%) JIRA
9 11 (11.00%) DbUnit
9 11 (11.00%) Spock
10 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (8.00%) Subversion
11 8 (8.00%) TeamCity
12 7 (7.00%) Ant
12 7 (7.00%) Hudson
12 7 (7.00%) Maven
12 7 (7.00%) MbUnit
12 7 (7.00%) Mercurial
12 7 (7.00%) MSTest
12 7 (7.00%) NUnit
General
1 27 (27.00%) Legal
2 24 (24.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Publishing
4 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (56.00%) Developer
2 29 (29.00%) Web Developer
3 26 (26.00%) Analyst
3 26 (26.00%) Test Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Perl Developer
5 14 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (12.00%) Website Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Test Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Tester
9 7 (7.00%) Unix Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Agile Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Perl Web Developer
10 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
13 3 (3.00%) Cloud Developer
13 3 (3.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.00%) jQuery
2 42 (42.00%) CSS
3 26 (26.00%) HTML
4 25 (25.00%) .NET
5 19 (19.00%) XML
6 15 (15.00%) Gherkin
7 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
8 13 (13.00%) SOAP
9 11 (11.00%) JSTS
10 8 (8.00%) RESTful
11 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (7.00%) CSS3
11 7 (7.00%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.00%) HTML5
11 7 (7.00%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (7.00%) Mojolicious
11 7 (7.00%) REST
11 7 (7.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Replication
2 4 (4.00%) AS400
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (72.00%) TDD
3 43 (43.00%) Web Development
4 41 (41.00%) OO
5 40 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
7 22 (22.00%) Scrum
8 21 (21.00%) BDD
9 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
10 15 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (13.00%) Software Testing
12 13 (13.00%) Test-First Development
13 12 (12.00%) SDLC
13 12 (12.00%) Workflow
14 10 (10.00%) Document Management
14 10 (10.00%) Performance Testing
14 10 (10.00%) Regression Testing
14 10 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (9.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 68 (68.00%) Java
2 55 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (40.00%) Perl
4 25 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (12.00%) C#
6 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.00%) Go
7 4 (4.00%) Scala
8 3 (3.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) Python
9 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.00%) ISEB
3 19 (19.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 8 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.00%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) QA
2 10 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) Adobe
1 7 (7.00%) ILOG
1 7 (7.00%) Kofax
1 7 (7.00%) Splunk
2 5 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (2.00%) Alterian
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
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