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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 45 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.36% 1.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.75% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £345 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £60.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.92%
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
80 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.56% 8.38% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 15 10
Average daily rate £450 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
Sheffield - 7 £345 - 3
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) JIRA
3 18 (69.23%) Cucumber
4 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
5 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
6 15 (57.69%) JMeter
7 14 (53.85%) Linux
7 14 (53.85%) HP UFT
7 14 (53.85%) LoadRunner
8 13 (50.00%) Windows
9 11 (42.31%) QA
9 11 (42.31%) Confluence
9 11 (42.31%) HP
10 10 (38.46%) SNMP
10 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
11 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (34.62%) PKI
11 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
11 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (26.92%) Java
12 7 (26.92%) MySQL
13 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
13 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
14 5 (19.23%) Puppet
14 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
14 5 (19.23%) Apache
14 5 (19.23%) Tomcat

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (42.31%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) IaaS
1 4 (15.38%) PaaS
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) IMAP
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.85%) SMTP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) JIRA
2 18 (69.23%) Cucumber
3 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
4 15 (57.69%) JMeter
5 14 (53.85%) HP UFT
5 14 (53.85%) LoadRunner
6 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
7 5 (19.23%) Subversion
8 4 (15.38%) JUnit
8 4 (15.38%) Maven
8 4 (15.38%) MSI
8 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.85%) JConsole
9 1 (3.85%) JProfiler
9 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
9 1 (3.85%) VisualVM
9 1 (3.85%) YourKit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
4 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) DevOps
7 4 (15.38%) Code Coverage
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.69%) BDD
9 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.85%) Cacti
4 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik