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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 47 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.54% 0.29% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.76% 4.35% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
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%
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
82 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.83% 6.59% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 14 21
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £370 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram 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 August 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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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 - 6 £330 - 5
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Puppet
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Subversion
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) JBoss
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
6 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) Jetty
3 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DMZ
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
1 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) MSI
5 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
5 2 (12.50%) Hudson
5 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (6.25%) Capybara
6 1 (6.25%) Gradle
6 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
6 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Tandem
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Percona