The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 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 South Wales 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 25 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 42 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.87% - 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.18% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
102 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.69% 10.22% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 29 33
Average daily rate £350 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £384 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
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 South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 20 £350 -
Cardiff - 11 £400 -
Torfaen - - - -
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Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (81.25%) Java
2 39 (60.94%) BDD
3 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
4 34 (53.13%) WebDriver
5 33 (51.56%) JUnit
6 32 (50.00%) Scrum
6 32 (50.00%) TDD
6 32 (50.00%) Subversion
7 31 (48.44%) Web Services
8 29 (45.31%) Maven
8 29 (45.31%) JIRA
8 29 (45.31%) SC Cleared
9 28 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
10 27 (42.19%) Ant
10 27 (42.19%) Automation Testing
11 24 (37.50%) SQL
11 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (35.94%) C#
13 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
14 21 (32.81%) Test Scripting
15 20 (31.25%) Test Automation
15 20 (31.25%) Test Management
16 18 (28.13%) XML
16 18 (28.13%) TestNG
16 18 (28.13%) Kanban
16 18 (28.13%) Load Testing
16 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
16 18 (28.13%) Automated Testing
17 17 (26.56%) Open Source
17 17 (26.56%) IBM

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.75%) FileNet
2 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) 3G
1 7 (10.94%) 2G
1 7 (10.94%) 4G
2 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 3 (4.69%) SSL
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (53.13%) WebDriver
2 33 (51.56%) JUnit
3 32 (50.00%) Subversion
4 29 (45.31%) Maven
4 29 (45.31%) JIRA
5 27 (42.19%) Ant
6 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
7 18 (28.13%) TestNG
8 16 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (25.00%) JMeter
8 16 (25.00%) Bugzilla
9 15 (23.44%) TortoiseSVN
10 12 (18.75%) Apache Ivy
11 11 (17.19%) SoapUI
12 9 (14.06%) eggPlant
12 9 (14.06%) JBehave
13 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
14 7 (10.94%) LoadRunner
14 7 (10.94%) Toad
15 5 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Tester
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) QA Leader
5 6 (9.38%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.69%) Automated Test Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (3.13%) Lead Tester
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) Web Services
2 18 (28.13%) XML
3 16 (25.00%) .NET
3 16 (25.00%) SOAP
3 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (20.31%) REST
5 12 (18.75%) MyBatis
5 12 (18.75%) Java SE
5 12 (18.75%) Spring
5 12 (18.75%) Struts
5 12 (18.75%) XSLT
6 8 (12.50%) HTML
6 8 (12.50%) RESTful
7 7 (10.94%) J2ME
7 7 (10.94%) WAP
8 3 (4.69%) J2EE
8 3 (4.69%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) WCF
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Open Source
2 14 (21.88%) Client/Server
3 12 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.94%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (10.94%) Handset
5 5 (7.81%) iSeries
6 4 (6.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) BDD
2 32 (50.00%) TDD
2 32 (50.00%) Scrum
3 27 (42.19%) Automation Testing
4 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) Test Scripting
6 20 (31.25%) Test Management
6 20 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 18 (28.13%) Kanban
7 18 (28.13%) Load Testing
7 18 (28.13%) Automated Testing
8 16 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 14 (21.88%) SOA
10 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Regression Testing
12 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
14 4 (6.25%) Project Management
14 4 (6.25%) Workflow
15 2 (3.13%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (81.25%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 23 (35.94%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) Groovy
5 3 (4.69%) XQuery
5 3 (4.69%) XPath
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
2 29 (45.31%) SC Cleared
3 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
4 16 (25.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 28 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) IBM
2 15 (23.44%) Oracle
3 10 (15.63%) HP
4 7 (10.94%) Sun
4 7 (10.94%) Apple
5 4 (6.25%) Informatica