The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Surrey region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 71 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 19 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.09% 2.08% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 8
Average daily rate £366 £275 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.90% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £697 £355 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £304
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 144 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.32% 11.33% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 71 153
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 11
Average hourly rate £59.50 £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.27% -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Selenium
South East

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 5 £698 - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) QA
3 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
4 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) JUnit
6 7 (24.14%) WCF
6 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
7 6 (20.69%) WinForms
7 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (20.69%) HP
8 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
8 5 (17.24%) User Stories
8 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
9 4 (13.79%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
10 3 (10.34%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) Serena
10 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
10 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) Subversion
10 3 (10.34%) JMeter

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) SSH
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
5 3 (10.34%) JMeter
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
5 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
5 3 (10.34%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.90%) WatiN
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.45%) Gerrit
7 1 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) TestNG
7 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Tester
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) WCF
2 6 (20.69%) WinForms
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) XSD
5 1 (3.45%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) JSF
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
3 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) User Stories
4 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
4 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.45%) OWASP
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Serena
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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