The table below looks at the statistics for the Selenium Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium Tester
Rank 70 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Selenium Tester 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £228 £238
% change year-on-year
+59.34% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 481 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.69% 93.95% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 237 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 42
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.05 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Selenium Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium Tester in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Selenium Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Selenium Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium Tester across the Wales region.

Selenium Tester Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Selenium Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Selenium Tester in their job title 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 with Selenium Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG

Selenium Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Selenium Tester in their job title 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 with Selenium Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM