The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 11 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 40 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.46% 2.43% -
As % of the Development Applications category 44.44% 25.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 0
Median daily rate £348 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.43% +22.22%

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
90 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.79% 9.43% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 19
Median daily rate £355 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 43 (70.49%) Java
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Cucumber
2 33 (54.10%) BDD
3 28 (45.90%) Scrum
4 25 (40.98%) WebDriver
5 18 (29.51%) Test Scripting
6 17 (27.87%) Gherkin
6 17 (27.87%) Web Services
7 16 (26.23%) SOAP
7 16 (26.23%) Finance
8 15 (24.59%) SpecFlow
8 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
9 14 (22.95%) REST
9 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (21.31%) C#
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
10 13 (21.31%) CSS
10 13 (21.31%) TDD
10 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
10 13 (21.31%) Automation Testing
11 11 (18.03%) Performance Testing
11 11 (18.03%) MVC
12 9 (14.75%) SQL
12 9 (14.75%) .NET
12 9 (14.75%) Spring
12 9 (14.75%) jQuery
12 9 (14.75%) Ext JS
12 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (14.75%) Jasmine

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Cucumber
2 25 (40.98%) WebDriver
3 15 (24.59%) SpecFlow
4 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
5 9 (14.75%) Jasmine
6 8 (13.11%) Maven
7 7 (11.48%) Ant
8 6 (9.84%) SoapUI
9 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
9 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (8.20%) GitLab
10 4 (6.56%) JMeter
10 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
11 3 (4.92%) JBehave
11 3 (4.92%) JIRA
11 3 (4.92%) JUnit
11 3 (4.92%) Subversion
12 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
12 2 (3.28%) SilkPerformer
13 1 (1.64%) RSpec
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Tester
3 17 (27.87%) Analyst
3 17 (27.87%) Test Analyst
4 15 (24.59%) Automation Test Analyst
4 15 (24.59%) Automation Tester
5 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Developer in Test
6 7 (11.48%) Test Automation Developer
6 7 (11.48%) UI Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Java Automation Tester
7 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.92%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.92%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Gherkin
1 17 (27.87%) Web Services
2 16 (26.23%) SOAP
3 14 (22.95%) REST
4 13 (21.31%) CSS
4 13 (21.31%) HTML
5 9 (14.75%) .NET
5 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
5 9 (14.75%) Ext JS
5 9 (14.75%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) Spring
5 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (11.48%) HTML5
7 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.56%) XML
9 2 (3.28%) Ajax
9 2 (3.28%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.64%) JSON
10 1 (1.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) BDD
3 28 (45.90%) Scrum
4 18 (29.51%) Test Scripting
5 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
6 13 (21.31%) Automation Testing
6 13 (21.31%) TDD
7 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Performance Testing
8 9 (14.75%) MVVM
9 8 (13.11%) Exploratory Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Kanban
11 6 (9.84%) OO
12 5 (8.20%) API Testing
12 5 (8.20%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (8.20%) Regression Testing
12 5 (8.20%) User Stories
13 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (6.56%) Open Source
14 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) ISEB
1 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) SDET
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Sencha
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) SAP