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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 95 111 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 49 31 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.68% 0.98% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.68% 6.57% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 31
Average daily rate £371 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.64% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
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
459 472 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.73% 14.88% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 327 185
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 9
Average hourly rate £41.80 £40.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.84 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucestershire +16 15 £420 +12.00% 9
Wiltshire - 10 £365 - 4
Somerset +10 8 £375 +15.38% 2
Devon - 5 £325 -
Dorset - 3 £313 - 2
Bristol -20 2 £320 -20.00% 8
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 100 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.97%) Test Automation
3 51 (39.84%) Security Cleared
4 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 47 (36.72%) Automated Testing
6 44 (34.38%) Scrum
7 43 (33.59%) SpecFlow
8 42 (32.81%) C#
8 42 (32.81%) .NET
9 38 (29.69%) SQL
10 37 (28.91%) Java
11 31 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (24.22%) Unit Testing
12 30 (23.44%) HTML
13 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
14 26 (20.31%) PHP
14 26 (20.31%) Software Engineering
14 26 (20.31%) Jenkins
15 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
15 25 (19.53%) WebDriver
16 24 (18.75%) Functional Testing
16 24 (18.75%) QA
16 24 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (18.75%) ISEB
17 23 (17.97%) TDD
17 23 (17.97%) DV Cleared
18 22 (17.19%) ISTQB
18 22 (17.19%) BDD
19 21 (16.41%) Cucumber
19 21 (16.41%) Software Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (15.63%) IIS
2 10 (7.81%) Apache
3 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) ATG Dynamo
4 3 (2.34%) Confluence
4 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.34%) Node.js
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) HipChat
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) IaaS
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) LDAP
2 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.03%) Redis
4 5 (3.91%) Big Data
4 5 (3.91%) SSDT
5 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.56%) MySQL
6 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.78%) GIS
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) OrientDB
7 1 (0.78%) QGIS
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (33.59%) SpecFlow
2 31 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (20.31%) Jenkins
4 25 (19.53%) WebDriver
5 21 (16.41%) Cucumber
5 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
6 19 (14.84%) JIRA
7 18 (14.06%) Visual Studio
8 14 (10.94%) JUnit
9 11 (8.59%) TeamCity
10 10 (7.81%) HP UFT
11 8 (6.25%) LoadRunner
12 5 (3.91%) RSpec
13 4 (3.13%) FitNesse
13 4 (3.13%) gulp
13 4 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (3.13%) JMeter
13 4 (3.13%) Maven
14 3 (2.34%) Capybara
14 3 (2.34%) Grunt
General
1 13 (10.16%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) Electronics
3 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.91%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Back Office
4 4 (3.13%) Publishing
5 3 (2.34%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (37.50%) Developer
2 31 (24.22%) Analyst
3 29 (22.66%) Test Analyst
4 26 (20.31%) Tester
5 13 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (10.16%) Senior Test Analyst
6 12 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.38%) PHP Developer
7 8 (6.25%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Functional Tester
7 8 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Automated Tester
8 7 (5.47%) Selenium Tester
9 6 (4.69%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Automation Tester
9 6 (4.69%) QA Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.81%) .NET
2 30 (23.44%) HTML
3 20 (15.63%) CSS
4 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET
5 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
6 13 (10.16%) Hibernate
6 13 (10.16%) WCF
6 13 (10.16%) Web Services
6 13 (10.16%) XML
7 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (9.38%) HTML5
8 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (7.81%) J2EE
9 10 (7.81%) Zend Framework
10 9 (7.03%) Doctrine
10 9 (7.03%) JMS
10 9 (7.03%) XSLT
11 8 (6.25%) Gherkin
11 8 (6.25%) REST
12 5 (3.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) W3C
5 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.94%) Unix
1 14 (10.94%) Windows
2 12 (9.38%) Linux
3 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.97%) Test Automation
3 47 (36.72%) Automated Testing
4 44 (34.38%) Scrum
5 31 (24.22%) Unit Testing
6 26 (20.31%) Software Engineering
7 24 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 23 (17.97%) TDD
9 22 (17.19%) BDD
10 21 (16.41%) Software Testing
11 18 (14.06%) UML
12 17 (13.28%) Mentoring
12 17 (13.28%) Release Management
12 17 (13.28%) Waterfall
13 16 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (12.50%) Open Source
13 16 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 15 (11.72%) ITIL
14 15 (11.72%) MVC
15 14 (10.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 42 (32.81%) C#
3 38 (29.69%) SQL
4 37 (28.91%) Java
5 26 (20.31%) PHP
6 18 (14.06%) C++
7 14 (10.94%) TypeScript
8 10 (7.81%) C
8 10 (7.81%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.81%) Python
9 8 (6.25%) Ruby
10 6 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.91%) VB
12 3 (2.34%) ECMAScript
13 2 (1.56%) Perl
14 1 (0.78%) F#
14 1 (0.78%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (39.84%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
3 24 (18.75%) ISEB
4 23 (17.97%) DV Cleared
5 22 (17.19%) ISTQB
6 12 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.75%) QA
2 9 (7.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Kibana
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) Oracle
2 10 (7.81%) Zend
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.47%) HP
5 5 (3.91%) ATG
5 5 (3.91%) SAP
6 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Rally
7 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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