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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 14 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 29 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.26% 2.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 32.95% 24.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Median daily rate £325 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
88 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.07% 8.92% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 29 16
Median daily rate £330 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 38 (82.61%) Java
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) WebDriver
4 21 (45.65%) BDD
5 19 (41.30%) Cucumber
5 19 (41.30%) Scrum
6 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
7 16 (34.78%) SOAP
8 14 (30.43%) REST
8 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
8 14 (30.43%) Web Services
9 13 (28.26%) Finance
9 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
11 9 (19.57%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Performance Testing
12 8 (17.39%) Kanban
12 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 7 (15.22%) Spring
13 7 (15.22%) Maven
13 7 (15.22%) Gherkin
14 6 (13.04%) Ant
14 6 (13.04%) OO
15 5 (10.87%) CSS
15 5 (10.87%) HTML
15 5 (10.87%) GitLab
15 5 (10.87%) User Stories
15 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
15 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
15 5 (10.87%) SoapUI

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 2 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) WebDriver
2 19 (41.30%) Cucumber
3 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
5 6 (13.04%) Ant
6 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
6 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.87%) GitLab
6 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
7 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.52%) JBehave
8 3 (6.52%) JMeter
9 2 (4.35%) Fiddler
9 2 (4.35%) JIRA
9 2 (4.35%) JUnit
9 2 (4.35%) SilkPerformer
9 2 (4.35%) Subversion
10 1 (2.17%) RSpec
10 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Tester
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Automation Tester
2 15 (32.61%) Test Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Automation Test Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Developer in Test
5 7 (15.22%) Java Automation Tester
5 7 (15.22%) Test Automation Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (10.87%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Test Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Web Automation Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Web Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) SOAP
2 14 (30.43%) REST
2 14 (30.43%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) Gherkin
3 7 (15.22%) Spring
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) Sass
7 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) BDD
3 19 (41.30%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
5 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Exploratory Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Performance Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Kanban
9 6 (13.04%) OO
10 5 (10.87%) User Stories
11 4 (8.70%) API Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (8.70%) Open Source
11 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
12 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
12 3 (6.52%) OOD
12 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) Java
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Google
2 2 (4.35%) SAP