The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 41 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.49% 0.65% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.95% 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £244 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
Selenium
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.64% 11.40% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 14
Average daily rate £350 £288 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £222 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
Sheffield -3 4 £375 +66.66% 3
Doncaster - 1 - -
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) JBoss
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) TestNG
5 2 (16.67%) MSI
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) JBehave
6 1 (8.33%) Hudson
6 1 (8.33%) Capybara
6 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Development Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Code Coverage
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat