The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
UK / Wales
Rank 51 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.05% 5.18% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.92% 22.90% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 1
Median daily rate £350 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +5.55%

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
131 131 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.63% 22.63% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 106 85
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.05 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
West Wales - 6 £344 -
South Wales -15 4 £335 -10.66% 2
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 52 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (81.03%) Cucumber
3 40 (68.97%) QA
4 39 (67.24%) Java
5 32 (55.17%) SQL
6 30 (51.72%) JUnit
6 30 (51.72%) JSON
7 29 (50.00%) CSS
8 28 (48.28%) Scrum
9 27 (46.55%) HTML
9 27 (46.55%) Linux
10 26 (44.83%) XML
10 26 (44.83%) JBehave
11 25 (43.10%) Security Cleared
11 25 (43.10%) WebLogic
12 24 (41.38%) Windows
12 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
13 23 (39.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (39.66%) Dropwizard
14 22 (37.93%) Mentoring
14 22 (37.93%) Unix
15 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
15 20 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (32.76%) Performance Testing
17 16 (27.59%) TDD
17 16 (27.59%) BDD
18 15 (25.86%) Test Automation
19 14 (24.14%) Software Delivery
20 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (18.97%) API Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 25 (43.10%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (81.03%) Cucumber
2 30 (51.72%) JUnit
3 26 (44.83%) JBehave
4 11 (18.97%) SoapUI
4 11 (18.97%) SpecFlow
5 9 (15.52%) JMeter
6 8 (13.79%) LoadRunner
7 6 (10.34%) Rational Performance Tester
8 5 (8.62%) HP UFT
8 5 (8.62%) JIRA
9 4 (6.90%) The Grinder
9 4 (6.90%) WinRunner
10 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.72%) Capybara
11 1 (1.72%) Maven
11 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.72%) NUnit
11 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Publishing
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) Java Developer
3 18 (31.03%) Analyst
4 12 (20.69%) Test Analyst
5 11 (18.97%) QA Analyst
6 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 8 (13.79%) Tester
8 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Performance Tester
9 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Performance Tester
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Tester
9 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Agile Test Manager
11 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) JSON
2 29 (50.00%) CSS
3 27 (46.55%) HTML
4 26 (44.83%) XML
5 23 (39.66%) Dropwizard
6 6 (10.34%) SOAP
7 4 (6.90%) J2EE
8 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
9 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.45%) Spring
10 1 (1.72%) .NET
10 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.72%) jQuery
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (1.72%) RESTful
10 1 (1.72%) WCF
10 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.17%) Fintech
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Windows
3 22 (37.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Scrum
3 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
4 23 (39.66%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 19 (32.76%) Performance Testing
7 16 (27.59%) BDD
7 16 (27.59%) TDD
8 15 (25.86%) Test Automation
9 14 (24.14%) Software Delivery
10 11 (18.97%) API Testing
10 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (18.97%) Exploratory Testing
10 11 (18.97%) User Stories
11 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
12 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
13 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (10.34%) RAD
14 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
15 4 (6.90%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Groovy
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Security Cleared
2 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (68.97%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) HP
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Siebel
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
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