The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium IDE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium IDE over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium IDE
Rank 605 567 556
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -11
Contract jobs citing Selenium IDE 7 7 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.098% 0.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 26
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£335 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £325 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7173 6178 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.89% 11.73% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 3966 3640
Average daily rate £388 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 132 223
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.72 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Selenium IDE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium IDE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Selenium IDE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK.

Selenium IDE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Selenium IDE
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England -15 7 £335 +3.07% 6
London +6 3 £355 +9.23% 2
South West - 3 £315 - 1
South East - 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Bath - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -

Selenium IDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Selenium IDE 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 IDE.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Hudson
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) JMeter
6 2 (16.67%) Ant
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (16.67%) TestNG
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center

Selenium IDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Selenium IDE 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 IDE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Ant
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (16.67%) TestNG
5 2 (16.67%) JMeter
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) NUnit
6 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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