The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
UK
Rank 90 147 161
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1147 846 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.53% 1.65% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.99% 11.35% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 555 525
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 3
Median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
7653 7455 7018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.88% 14.57% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5117 4924 4667
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 205 127
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Selenium
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Selenium Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Selenium
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 1035 £420 +7.69% 352
London +56 437 £450 +5.88% 123
South East +42 154 £400 +6.66% 76
South West +47 103 £350 -4.76% 33
Scotland +47 77 £376 +21.37% 11
East of England +36 71 £420 +20.00% 22
North West +24 70 £350 +2.94% 23
City of London +5 65 £475 +5.55% 34
Yorkshire -17 58 £450 +5.88% 33
North East +18 57 £350 -20.00% 4
Tyne and Wear +18 55 £350 -22.22% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 55 £350 -22.22% 4
Edinburgh +24 46 £400 +29.03% 5
Manchester +10 45 £313 -8.08% 15
Wiltshire +30 42 £345 -5.47% 5
East Midlands +24 41 £388 +29.16% 19
Swindon +34 40 £348 -4.79% 4
Leeds -16 37 £390 -8.23% 18
West Yorkshire -22 37 £390 -8.23% 23
Hampshire +18 36 £400 +14.28% 28
West Midlands +5 36 £338 +16.37% 17
Berkshire +27 29 £450 +20.80% 13
Bristol +20 22 £320 - 12
Northamptonshire +11 22 £450 +50.00% 2
Hertfordshire +7 22 £450 +20.00% 9
South Yorkshire +15 21 £450 +31.38% 5
Buckinghamshire +8 20 £325 - 11
West Sussex 0 20 £488 +62.75% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 17 £275 -23.61% 8
Sheffield +14 17 £450 +31.38% 3

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1586 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1180 (52.61%) Java
3 949 (42.31%) Cucumber
4 775 (34.55%) BDD
5 742 (33.08%) QA
6 722 (32.19%) WebDriver
7 693 (30.90%) TDD
8 665 (29.65%) Jenkins
9 664 (29.60%) Scrum
10 655 (29.20%) Test Automation
11 564 (25.14%) JavaScript
12 538 (23.99%) JIRA
13 492 (21.93%) Automated Testing
14 480 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
15 466 (20.78%) SQL
16 460 (20.51%) Git (software)
17 421 (18.77%) HTML
18 408 (18.19%) C#
19 389 (17.34%) Automation Testing
20 384 (17.12%) Test Scripting
21 353 (15.74%) Web Services
22 343 (15.29%) Finance
23 338 (15.07%) CSS
24 331 (14.76%) XML
25 320 (14.27%) Python
26 315 (14.04%) JUnit
27 282 (12.57%) AngularJS
28 281 (12.53%) SoapUI
29 280 (12.48%) Ruby
30 272 (12.13%) RESTful

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 219 (9.76%) Confluence
2 101 (4.50%) Tomcat
3 64 (2.85%) WebLogic
4 57 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (2.41%) JBoss
6 50 (2.23%) CMS
7 47 (2.10%) Apache
8 29 (1.29%) nginx
9 28 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 27 (1.20%) Apache Solr
11 22 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (0.67%) GeoServer
13 15 (0.67%) SharePoint
13 15 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.58%) Jetty
15 12 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (0.49%) Apache Spark
17 10 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.36%) MS Office
3 7 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.22%) Mingle
5 2 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.089%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.045%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 25 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.22%) FastStats
6 4 (0.18%) Magento
7 3 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
7 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.045%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.045%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 156 (6.95%) GitHub
2 117 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.85%) PaaS
5 16 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.45%) IaaS
7 9 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.40%) Basecamp
8 8 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.31%) SaaS
10 6 (0.27%) Bluemix
10 6 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.18%) CloudBees
11 4 (0.18%) Datadog
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.21%) HTTP
2 43 (1.92%) Internet
3 29 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.25%) SSL
5 26 (1.16%) LDAP
6 24 (1.07%) DNS
7 6 (0.27%) Firewall
7 6 (0.27%) SNMP
8 4 (0.18%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.18%) Intranet
8 4 (0.18%) VPN
9 3 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.089%) DSL
10 2 (0.089%) FTP
10 2 (0.089%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.089%) Network Security
10 2 (0.089%) Wireless
10 2 (0.089%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.045%) IPsec
11 1 (0.045%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 109 (4.86%) NoSQL
3 101 (4.50%) MongoDB
4 99 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 62 (2.76%) Big Data
6 54 (2.41%) MySQL
6 54 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 30 (1.34%) DB2
9 29 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 26 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 22 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (0.89%) GIS
14 14 (0.62%) Spatial Data
15 12 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.49%) Endeca
16 11 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 949 (42.31%) Cucumber
2 722 (32.19%) WebDriver
3 665 (29.65%) Jenkins
4 538 (23.99%) JIRA
5 460 (20.51%) Git (software)
6 315 (14.04%) JUnit
7 281 (12.53%) SoapUI
8 269 (11.99%) Maven
9 218 (9.72%) SpecFlow
10 192 (8.56%) JMeter
11 168 (7.49%) HP UFT
12 161 (7.18%) JBehave
13 132 (5.88%) Subversion
14 122 (5.44%) Gradle
15 120 (5.35%) Jasmine
16 115 (5.13%) LoadRunner
17 108 (4.81%) gulp
18 107 (4.77%) Ant
19 105 (4.68%) TeamCity
20 97 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 343 (15.29%) Finance
2 180 (8.02%) Banking
3 108 (4.81%) Retail
4 62 (2.76%) Games
5 46 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 43 (1.92%) Marketing
7 35 (1.56%) Publishing
8 31 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.20%) Retail Banking
11 25 (1.11%) Electronics
12 13 (0.58%) Back Office
13 11 (0.49%) Advertising
14 7 (0.31%) Legal
15 5 (0.22%) Front Office
16 3 (0.13%) Automotive
16 3 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.13%) German Language
16 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.089%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 682 (30.41%) Developer
2 541 (24.12%) Tester
3 386 (17.21%) Automation Tester
4 342 (15.25%) Analyst
5 317 (14.13%) Test Analyst
6 271 (12.08%) Test Engineer
7 244 (10.88%) Java Developer
8 203 (9.05%) QA Engineer
9 167 (7.45%) Selenium Tester
10 164 (7.31%) Automation Test Analyst
11 162 (7.22%) Developer in Test
12 149 (6.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 129 (5.75%) Test Automation Engineer
14 119 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
15 108 (4.81%) QA Tester
16 92 (4.10%) QA Test Engineer
16 92 (4.10%) Senior Developer
17 88 (3.92%) Java Automation Tester
18 75 (3.34%) QA Automation Engineer
19 73 (3.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (18.77%) HTML
2 353 (15.74%) Web Services
3 338 (15.07%) CSS
4 331 (14.76%) XML
5 282 (12.57%) AngularJS
6 272 (12.13%) RESTful
7 258 (11.50%) Spring
8 254 (11.32%) .NET
9 252 (11.23%) Gherkin
10 250 (11.15%) JSON
11 237 (10.57%) SOAP
12 224 (9.99%) HTML5
13 205 (9.14%) REST
14 168 (7.49%) Node.js
15 142 (6.33%) jQuery
16 122 (5.44%) CSS3
17 89 (3.97%) Hibernate
18 86 (3.83%) J2EE
19 84 (3.74%) React
20 64 (2.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 91 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 71 (3.17%) User Experience
4 31 (1.38%) Fintech
5 29 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.11%) iPad
7 24 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.07%) Social Media
8 21 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 11 (0.49%) Graphic Design
11 10 (0.45%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.40%) Equities
12 9 (0.40%) Smartphone
12 9 (0.40%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.36%) Online Banking
13 8 (0.36%) Replication
13 8 (0.36%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 261 (11.64%) Linux
2 187 (8.34%) Unix
3 118 (5.26%) Windows
4 57 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 54 (2.41%) Android
6 15 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.45%) AIX
8 6 (0.27%) CentOS
8 6 (0.27%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.045%) Solaris
11 1 (0.045%) VMS
11 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1586 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 775 (34.55%) BDD
3 693 (30.90%) TDD
4 664 (29.60%) Scrum
5 655 (29.20%) Test Automation
6 492 (21.93%) Automated Testing
7 480 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
8 389 (17.34%) Automation Testing
9 384 (17.12%) Test Scripting
10 248 (11.06%) Open Source
11 245 (10.92%) DevOps
12 240 (10.70%) Performance Testing
13 227 (10.12%) Kanban
14 213 (9.50%) Manual Testing
15 195 (8.69%) Regression Testing
16 192 (8.56%) Continuous Delivery
17 185 (8.25%) User Stories
18 169 (7.53%) Functional Testing
19 168 (7.49%) Unit Testing
20 167 (7.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1180 (52.61%) Java
2 564 (25.14%) JavaScript
3 466 (20.78%) SQL
4 408 (18.19%) C#
5 320 (14.27%) Python
6 280 (12.48%) Ruby
7 199 (8.87%) Scala
8 113 (5.04%) Groovy
9 73 (3.25%) Perl
10 69 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 57 (2.54%) PHP
12 54 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.14%) ES6
14 46 (2.05%) C++
15 43 (1.92%) PL/SQL
16 34 (1.52%) T-SQL
17 30 (1.34%) C
18 28 (1.25%) VBScript
19 27 (1.20%) PowerShell
20 25 (1.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 171 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 147 (6.55%) ISEB
3 125 (5.57%) ISTQB
4 96 (4.28%) SC Cleared
5 75 (3.34%) Degree
6 50 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 45 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.22%) MCAD
9 5 (0.22%) MCSD
9 5 (0.22%) MCTS
9 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.18%) HND
10 4 (0.18%) PhD
11 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.089%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.045%) CISM
13 1 (0.045%) CRISC
13 1 (0.045%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.045%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 742 (33.08%) QA
2 115 (5.13%) SDET
3 43 (1.92%) WCAG
4 16 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (0.53%) MiFID
6 11 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.49%) EMIR
7 7 (0.31%) WAI
8 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.089%) FATCA
10 2 (0.089%) GCP
10 2 (0.089%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (6.06%) Docker
2 10 (0.45%) LXC
3 9 (0.40%) HDFS
3 9 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.089%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.045%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.045%) etcd
8 1 (0.045%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.045%) vCloud
8 1 (0.045%) Xen
Systems Management
1 125 (5.57%) Puppet
2 84 (3.74%) Ansible
3 79 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 61 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.85%) Kibana
6 17 (0.76%) Nagios
7 15 (0.67%) Grafana
8 10 (0.45%) Salt
9 8 (0.36%) Zenoss
10 6 (0.27%) Rancher
11 5 (0.22%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.18%) HP Fortify
12 4 (0.18%) Oozie
13 3 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
13 3 (0.13%) Perfmon
13 3 (0.13%) Terraform
14 2 (0.089%) Ambari
14 2 (0.089%) HP SiteScope
14 2 (0.089%) logstash
14 2 (0.089%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 188 (8.38%) Oracle
2 115 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 100 (4.46%) Atlassian
4 80 (3.57%) HP
5 46 (2.05%) Splunk
6 41 (1.83%) Google
7 31 (1.38%) ATG
8 30 (1.34%) hybris
8 30 (1.34%) SAP
9 29 (1.29%) IBM
10 18 (0.80%) Sitecore
11 16 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
11 16 (0.71%) MuleSoft
12 15 (0.67%) ESRI
12 15 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.62%) Perforce
14 13 (0.58%) Adobe
14 13 (0.58%) Red Hat
14 13 (0.58%) ServiceNow
15 10 (0.45%) Twitter
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onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
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