The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 75 65 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +36
Contract jobs citing Selenium 64 88 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.28% 2.79% 1.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.70% 16.39% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 71 42
Median daily rate £375 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
Selenium
England

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
467 537 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.63% 17.03% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 395 338
Median daily rate £388 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £309 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 29
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.15 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.71 £37.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £44.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Wiltshire +11 23 £343 +4.18% 9
Gloucestershire +9 22 £538 +34.37% 9
Bristol +5 8 £358 +19.16% 3
Somerset -2 8 £375 +7.14%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 83 (76.15%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (63.30%) Java
3 45 (41.28%) BDD
4 40 (36.70%) Cucumber
5 36 (33.03%) Security Cleared
6 35 (32.11%) Test Automation
6 35 (32.11%) Python
7 34 (31.19%) Test Scripting
8 32 (29.36%) DV Cleared
8 32 (29.36%) WebDriver
9 31 (28.44%) Scrum
10 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (25.69%) SDLC
12 27 (24.77%) Software Engineering
13 26 (23.85%) Automation Testing
14 24 (22.02%) TDD
15 23 (21.10%) SOAP
16 22 (20.18%) Automated Testing
17 21 (19.27%) JMeter
17 21 (19.27%) SQL
18 18 (16.51%) REST
18 18 (16.51%) JSON
19 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
20 16 (14.68%) QA
20 16 (14.68%) Web Services
20 16 (14.68%) ISEB
20 16 (14.68%) LoadRunner
21 15 (13.76%) Linux
21 15 (13.76%) HTML
21 15 (13.76%) Finance

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (4.59%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.67%) CMS
3 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) Confluence
4 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.92%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) Liferay
5 1 (0.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.50%) OrientDB
4 5 (4.59%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) SSDT
6 2 (1.83%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.83%) MySQL
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (36.70%) Cucumber
2 32 (29.36%) WebDriver
3 21 (19.27%) JMeter
4 16 (14.68%) LoadRunner
5 13 (11.93%) JIRA
6 12 (11.01%) Jenkins
6 12 (11.01%) SoapUI
7 11 (10.09%) Ant
7 11 (10.09%) Maven
8 10 (9.17%) SpecFlow
9 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
10 8 (7.34%) JUnit
11 7 (6.42%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (5.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (5.50%) HP UFT
13 5 (4.59%) ClearCase
13 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
13 5 (4.59%) TestComplete
14 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Electronics
2 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Tester
2 27 (24.77%) Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Test Engineer
4 22 (20.18%) Analyst
4 22 (20.18%) Test Analyst
5 21 (19.27%) Automation Tester
6 15 (13.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) Java Developer
8 12 (11.01%) Integration Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 10 (9.17%) Selenium Tester
10 9 (8.26%) Developer in Test
10 9 (8.26%) Java Automation Tester
10 9 (8.26%) Software Test Engineer
10 9 (8.26%) Software Tester
11 7 (6.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 6 (5.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 5 (4.59%) Agile Tester
13 5 (4.59%) QA Tester
13 5 (4.59%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) SOAP
2 18 (16.51%) JSON
2 18 (16.51%) REST
3 16 (14.68%) Web Services
4 15 (13.76%) HTML
5 14 (12.84%) .NET
6 13 (11.93%) Gherkin
7 12 (11.01%) CSS
8 10 (9.17%) XML
9 9 (8.26%) HTML5
10 8 (7.34%) jQuery
11 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.42%) RESTful
11 7 (6.42%) Spring
11 7 (6.42%) XSD
12 5 (4.59%) Dropwizard
13 4 (3.67%) CSS3
13 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.75%) JDBC
15 2 (1.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
1 2 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.92%) NHS
2 1 (0.92%) User Experience
2 1 (0.92%) W3C
2 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Windows
3 7 (6.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.83%) Android
4 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (76.15%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.28%) BDD
3 35 (32.11%) Test Automation
4 34 (31.19%) Test Scripting
5 31 (28.44%) Scrum
6 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (25.69%) SDLC
8 27 (24.77%) Software Engineering
9 26 (23.85%) Automation Testing
10 24 (22.02%) TDD
11 22 (20.18%) Automated Testing
12 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
13 15 (13.76%) Performance Testing
14 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (11.01%) Exploratory Testing
14 12 (11.01%) Kanban
15 9 (8.26%) DevOps
15 9 (8.26%) Release Management
16 7 (6.42%) Integration Testing
16 7 (6.42%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (63.30%) Java
2 35 (32.11%) Python
3 21 (19.27%) SQL
4 14 (12.84%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.93%) C#
6 11 (10.09%) Ruby
7 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.42%) C++
9 6 (5.50%) C
9 6 (5.50%) Perl
9 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.75%) VB
11 2 (1.83%) Groovy
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (33.03%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.36%) DV Cleared
3 16 (14.68%) ISEB
4 15 (13.76%) ISTQB
5 7 (6.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.42%) HP
2 7 (6.42%) SAP
3 6 (5.50%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.59%) ATG
5 4 (3.67%) hybris
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) RedGate
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
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