The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 22 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.60% 1.10% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -52.81%
Selenium
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.12% 10.44% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 4
Median daily rate £325 £285 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £433 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 1 £200 -38.46%
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 10 (90.91%) Appium
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
6 2 (18.18%) AccuRev
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) iPad
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
7 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Maven
7 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Appium
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) AccuRev
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
4 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
1 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA