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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 71 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.29% 0.77% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 5.92% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
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£325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +124.44%
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
153 169 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.01% 13.06% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 118
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.41 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.64% -47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Staines -7 1 £325 -3.34%
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Woking - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 23 (56.10%) C#
4 21 (51.22%) Automation Testing
5 17 (41.46%) Java
6 15 (36.59%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
8 11 (26.83%) BDD
8 11 (26.83%) SpecFlow
9 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
9 10 (24.39%) Web Services
10 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
10 9 (21.95%) ISEB
10 9 (21.95%) QA
10 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
11 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
12 7 (17.07%) TDD
12 7 (17.07%) Middleware
12 7 (17.07%) PHP
12 7 (17.07%) .NET
12 7 (17.07%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
13 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (4.88%) PBX
2 2 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.83%) SpecFlow
3 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
4 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
5 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.88%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.44%) RSpec
7 1 (2.44%) MSTest
7 1 (2.44%) Mockito
7 1 (2.44%) Hudson
7 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.44%) NUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Tester
2 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Test Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Automation Tester
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Lead Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) QA Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) Middleware
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) Gherkin
5 3 (7.32%) XML
5 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
6 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
6 1 (2.44%) JPA
6 1 (2.44%) RESTful
6 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.44%) STL
6 1 (2.44%) LAMP
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Smart Meter
2 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 21 (51.22%) Automation Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
5 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
5 11 (26.83%) BDD
6 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
7 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
9 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.76%) MVC
10 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
12 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
12 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.88%) Agile Testing
13 1 (2.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) C#
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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