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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 29 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.78% 0.66% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 14.29% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £275 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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
39 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.33% 4.64% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
Median daily rate £325 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 29 September 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
Stafford - 2 £350 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 - - 1
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Appium
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) RSpec
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Appium
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) RSpec
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Genesys
1 1 (20.00%) KANA