The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.71% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 42.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £310 - -
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 £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
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
19 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.57% 6.52% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 17
Average daily rate £311 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £420 £433
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 £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £310 - 1
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (80.00%) JIRA
1 8 (80.00%) Appium
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
6 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) iPad
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Line Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (80.00%) Appium
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java