The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 16 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 Swindon 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 44 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.33% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 3.03% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £288 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £288 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.58% 11.79% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 27
Average daily rate £350 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Selenium
Wiltshire

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) JAX-WS
3 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) XML Schema
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) JSF
3 5 (62.50%) Maven
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Ant
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) TestPartner
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) jMock
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) EasyMock
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) JAX-WS
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XML Schema
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) JSF
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft