The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Yorkshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 31 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.62% 0.33% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% 4.55% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£244 - £275
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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.98% 7.19% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 15
Average daily rate £275 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £108 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
Yorkshire

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 28 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
Sheffield +2 1 £225 - 5
Doncaster - - - -
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 9 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center