The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 75 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.52% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.98% 4.41% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Selenium
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
192 136 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.69% 10.26% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 87 97
Average daily rate £398 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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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
Staines - 2 £350 - 3
Woking - 2 £350 -
Guildford -11 1 £330 +3.12% 3
Leatherhead - 1 £325 - 5
Weybridge - 1 £425 - 1
Dorking - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) C#
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) PHP
4 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Automation Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Web Services
5 10 (29.41%) REST
5 10 (29.41%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (26.47%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
7 8 (23.53%) MySQL
7 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 7 (20.59%) Open Source
8 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
8 7 (20.59%) QA
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) SpecFlow
9 6 (17.65%) C++
9 6 (17.65%) HTML
9 6 (17.65%) MVC
9 6 (17.65%) Software Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) PBX
1 5 (14.71%) VoIP
1 5 (14.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 7 (20.59%) SpecFlow
4 6 (17.65%) JIRA
5 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.71%) JMeter
5 5 (14.71%) PHPUnit
5 5 (14.71%) Mercurial
6 4 (11.76%) Hudson
7 3 (8.82%) JUnit
8 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.88%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
9 1 (2.94%) CasperJS
9 1 (2.94%) RSpec
9 1 (2.94%) Mockito
9 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Tester
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Automation Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
1 10 (29.41%) jQuery
1 10 (29.41%) REST
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) XML
5 4 (11.76%) Zend Framework
6 3 (8.82%) Middleware
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.88%) HTML5
7 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
7 2 (5.88%) LESS
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) EMV
4 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) Automation Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 6 (17.65%) MVC
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Web Design
11 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
12 1 (2.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) PHP
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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