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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 60 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.36% 0.94% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.72% 7.14% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 13
Average daily rate
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£406 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £240 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £525
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 - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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
231 168 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.02% 13.16% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 106 87
Average daily rate £400 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
Egham - 13 £425 -
Redhill - 5 £413 -
Leatherhead - 4 £388 - 1
Reigate - 2 - -
Guildford - 1 £375 - 2
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) UNIX
3 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) TDD
4 21 (39.62%) Scrum
4 21 (39.62%) Ruby
5 20 (37.74%) Test Automation
5 20 (37.74%) RSpec
6 19 (35.85%) SQL
7 16 (30.19%) C#
8 14 (26.42%) HTML
8 14 (26.42%) Java
8 14 (26.42%) Node.js
8 14 (26.42%) Backbone.js
9 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (22.64%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (22.64%) SoapUI
10 12 (22.64%) SOAP
10 12 (22.64%) HP
11 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
12 10 (18.87%) Automation Testing
13 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
13 9 (16.98%) SOA
13 9 (16.98%) .NET
14 8 (15.09%) CSS
14 8 (15.09%) XML
14 8 (15.09%) QA
14 8 (15.09%) Test Management
15 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 14 (26.42%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) RSpec
2 12 (22.64%) SoapUI
3 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
4 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.21%) Subversion
6 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
6 6 (11.32%) Fiddler
6 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (11.32%) TestNG
6 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
7 5 (9.43%) LoadUI
7 5 (9.43%) RubyGems
7 5 (9.43%) HP UFT
8 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.66%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.66%) JIRA
9 3 (5.66%) WATIR
9 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.77%) JProfiler
10 2 (3.77%) WebLOAD
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Lead Developer
3 8 (15.09%) AWS Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Tester
5 5 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Test Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.66%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Test Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
1 14 (26.42%) Backbone.js
2 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
3 12 (22.64%) SOAP
4 9 (16.98%) .NET
5 8 (15.09%) CSS
5 8 (15.09%) XML
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.43%) XML Messaging
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.43%) jQuery
6 5 (9.43%) HTML5
6 5 (9.43%) CSS3
7 4 (7.55%) React
7 4 (7.55%) Underscore.js
7 4 (7.55%) Web Services
8 3 (5.66%) DOM
9 2 (3.77%) Ajax
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.89%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) UNIX
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) TDD
3 21 (39.62%) Scrum
4 20 (37.74%) Test Automation
5 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.87%) Automation Testing
7 9 (16.98%) SOA
8 8 (15.09%) Test Management
9 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.32%) MapReduce
11 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.43%) MVC
11 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
12 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
12 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
13 3 (5.66%) BDD
13 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
13 3 (5.66%) Regression Testing
13 3 (5.66%) Load Testing
13 3 (5.66%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) Ruby
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 16 (30.19%) C#
5 14 (26.42%) Java
6 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.32%) VBA
7 4 (7.55%) VBScript
8 3 (5.66%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) VB
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) HP
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Red Gate