The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills 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 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 27 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Contract jobs citing Selenium 56 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.60% 0.57% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.44% 2.52% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 1 4
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £68.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
Selenium
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 159 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.81% 22.75% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 86 43
Average daily rate £363 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales +29 50 £375 -6.25% 4
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Selenium 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.

1 89 (85.58%) TDD
2 78 (75.00%) jQuery
3 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (60.58%) Java
5 57 (54.81%) SQL
6 55 (52.88%) Cucumber
7 53 (50.96%) Scrum
8 50 (48.08%) Elasticsearch
9 46 (44.23%) OO
9 46 (44.23%) SQL Server
10 45 (43.27%) Unix
10 45 (43.27%) Git (software)
11 43 (41.35%) BDD
11 43 (41.35%) Perl
12 41 (39.42%) Visual Studio
12 41 (39.42%) Software Engineering
12 41 (39.42%) MongoDB
13 40 (38.46%) REST
13 40 (38.46%) C#
14 39 (37.50%) SpecFlow
14 39 (37.50%) NoSQL
15 38 (36.54%) .NET
15 38 (36.54%) Ajax
16 37 (35.58%) Security Cleared
17 35 (33.65%) Unit Testing
17 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2008
17 35 (33.65%) WCF
17 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (33.65%) MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Selenium 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (48.08%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (11.54%) Confluence
3 7 (6.73%) JBoss
3 7 (6.73%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.77%) FileNet
4 6 (5.77%) IIS
4 6 (5.77%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) Jetty
6 1 (0.96%) nginx
6 1 (0.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
1 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) DMZ
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 41 (39.42%) MongoDB
3 39 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (33.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (28.85%) Redis
6 7 (6.73%) Neo4j
7 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.92%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.96%) MySQL
11 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (52.88%) Cucumber
2 45 (43.27%) Git (software)
3 41 (39.42%) Visual Studio
4 39 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 31 (29.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 13 (12.50%) JIRA
7 12 (11.54%) Hudson
7 12 (11.54%) Maven
7 12 (11.54%) Subversion
8 11 (10.58%) Spock
9 8 (7.69%) Mercurial
9 8 (7.69%) TeamCity
10 7 (6.73%) Ant
11 6 (5.77%) DbUnit
11 6 (5.77%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.77%) JUnit
12 5 (4.81%) Geb
12 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (3.85%) JBehave
General
1 32 (30.77%) Legal
2 12 (11.54%) Back Office
3 11 (10.58%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (86.54%) Developer
2 34 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.19%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Perl Developer
5 12 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Website Developer
10 4 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Agile Developer
11 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.88%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.00%) jQuery
2 40 (38.46%) REST
3 38 (36.54%) .NET
3 38 (36.54%) Ajax
4 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (33.65%) WCF
5 34 (32.69%) .NET Framework
6 33 (31.73%) Entity Framework
6 33 (31.73%) RESTful
7 31 (29.81%) Mojolicious
8 30 (28.85%) Kafka
9 23 (22.12%) HTML
10 20 (19.23%) CSS
10 20 (19.23%) OAuth2
11 19 (18.27%) XML
12 13 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 12 (11.54%) SOAP
14 11 (10.58%) JSF
15 10 (9.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Replication
2 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.96%) BBC
2 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
2 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.27%) Unix
2 5 (4.81%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (85.58%) TDD
2 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.96%) Scrum
4 46 (44.23%) OO
5 43 (41.35%) BDD
6 41 (39.42%) Software Engineering
7 35 (33.65%) MVC
7 35 (33.65%) Unit Testing
8 30 (28.85%) SOA
9 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (13.46%) DevOps
10 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 9 (8.65%) Web Development
12 7 (6.73%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.77%) Automation Testing
13 6 (5.77%) Functional Testing
14 5 (4.81%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (4.81%) Load Testing
14 5 (4.81%) Release Management
14 5 (4.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (60.58%) Java
2 57 (54.81%) SQL
3 43 (41.35%) Perl
4 40 (38.46%) C#
5 31 (29.81%) Scala
6 30 (28.85%) Go
7 23 (22.12%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.92%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.96%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.96%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.96%) C++
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) Python
11 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (35.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.88%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.65%) QA
3 7 (6.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
1 1 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Adobe
1 6 (5.77%) ILOG
1 6 (5.77%) Kofax
1 6 (5.77%) Splunk
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Twitter
3 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.96%) Google
3 1 (0.96%) HP
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.96%) Rally
3 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.96%) Sun
3 1 (0.96%) VMware
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