The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium IDE
Rank 578 524 557
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +33
Contract jobs citing Selenium IDE 9 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
Average daily rate £238 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.02% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6782 5367 5815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.42% 11.25% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4327 3422 3405
Average daily rate £375 £383 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 129 201
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Selenium IDE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Selenium IDE
Top 21 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -51 9 £238 -34.84% 6
South East - 5 £238 - 2
London -20 3 - - 2
Berkshire - 3 £238 - 1
Slough - 3 £238 - 1
Surrey - 2 £374 -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Selenium IDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (56.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (48.00%) JIRA
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) UNIX
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) Project Management
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) QA
8 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) JUnit
9 5 (20.00%) ISEB
10 4 (16.00%) Toad
10 4 (16.00%) CRM
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) Migration
10 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration

Selenium IDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Mingle
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (56.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (48.00%) JIRA
4 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (20.00%) JUnit
6 4 (16.00%) Toad
7 3 (12.00%) TestDirector
7 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (12.00%) Maven
7 3 (12.00%) Hudson
7 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (8.00%) TestNG
8 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
8 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (8.00%) Ant
8 2 (8.00%) JMeter
9 1 (4.00%) NUnit
9 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
9 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Tester
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Web Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) Flash
3 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (4.00%) XSL
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (32.00%) BDD
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe