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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 23 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 69 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.83% 0.53% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.50% 4.41% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 3 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £398 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +27.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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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
184 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.56% 11.91% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 39 53
Average daily rate £330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
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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 +23 39 £325 -18.23% 3
West Wales - 27 £400 - 2
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Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 92 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (63.16%) Java
3 64 (56.14%) Scrum
4 55 (48.25%) Security Cleared
5 53 (46.49%) Test Scripting
6 52 (45.61%) WebDriver
7 50 (43.86%) BDD
7 50 (43.86%) TDD
8 49 (42.98%) Subversion
9 48 (42.11%) C#
10 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
11 45 (39.47%) JIRA
12 43 (37.72%) Open Source
13 42 (36.84%) Maven
14 41 (35.96%) Automation Testing
15 39 (34.21%) Jenkins
16 38 (33.33%) JUnit
17 37 (32.46%) XML
17 37 (32.46%) HP Quality Center
17 37 (32.46%) Kanban
18 34 (29.82%) .NET
18 34 (29.82%) Load Testing
19 33 (28.95%) .NET Framework
20 30 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (25.44%) REST
21 29 (25.44%) ISTQB
22 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
22 27 (23.68%) Bugzilla
22 27 (23.68%) Web Services
22 27 (23.68%) ISEB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 25 (21.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.79%) FileNet
3 17 (14.91%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.14%) JBoss
4 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Confluence
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) IaaS
1 2 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Firewall
2 3 (2.63%) 3G
2 3 (2.63%) 2G
2 3 (2.63%) 4G
3 2 (1.75%) AMQP
3 2 (1.75%) HTTP
3 2 (1.75%) SSL
3 2 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (45.61%) WebDriver
2 49 (42.98%) Subversion
3 45 (39.47%) JIRA
4 42 (36.84%) Maven
5 39 (34.21%) Jenkins
6 38 (33.33%) JUnit
7 30 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (23.68%) Bugzilla
8 27 (23.68%) Cucumber
9 24 (21.05%) SoapUI
10 23 (20.18%) TortoiseSVN
10 23 (20.18%) Ant
10 23 (20.18%) JMeter
11 19 (16.67%) TestNG
12 7 (6.14%) Visual Studio
12 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
12 7 (6.14%) Apache Ivy
13 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
14 5 (4.39%) ReSharper
14 5 (4.39%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Analyst
2 35 (30.70%) Test Analyst
3 34 (29.82%) Tester
4 27 (23.68%) Developer
5 20 (17.54%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Test Leader
6 7 (6.14%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Integration Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Integration Test Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Software Tester
10 3 (2.63%) QA Leader
10 3 (2.63%) Lead Tester
10 3 (2.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.46%) XML
2 34 (29.82%) .NET
3 33 (28.95%) .NET Framework
4 29 (25.44%) REST
5 27 (23.68%) Web Services
6 26 (22.81%) Spring
7 24 (21.05%) SOAP
8 23 (20.18%) Java SE
9 19 (16.67%) HTML
10 17 (14.91%) JSON
10 17 (14.91%) Struts
10 17 (14.91%) XSLT
10 17 (14.91%) MyBatis
11 10 (8.77%) RESTful
12 8 (7.02%) jQuery
13 7 (6.14%) CSS
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (5.26%) CSS3
14 6 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.72%) Open Source
2 21 (18.42%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.39%) iSeries
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.51%) AS400
5 3 (2.63%) Handset
5 3 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) UNIX
1 6 (5.26%) Linux
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (56.14%) Scrum
3 53 (46.49%) Test Scripting
4 50 (43.86%) BDD
4 50 (43.86%) TDD
5 41 (35.96%) Automation Testing
6 37 (32.46%) Kanban
7 34 (29.82%) Load Testing
8 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
9 26 (22.81%) Test Management
10 23 (20.18%) Automated Testing
11 22 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (17.54%) SOA
13 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
14 13 (11.40%) Load Balancing
14 13 (11.40%) Project Management
14 13 (11.40%) Test Automation
15 10 (8.77%) User Stories
15 10 (8.77%) Configuration Management
16 8 (7.02%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.16%) Java
2 48 (42.11%) C#
3 23 (20.18%) SQL
4 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.39%) Scala
5 4 (3.51%) Groovy
6 2 (1.75%) XPath
6 2 (1.75%) XQuery
7 1 (0.88%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (48.25%) Security Cleared
2 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
3 29 (25.44%) ISTQB
4 27 (23.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) vCloud
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (32.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Nessus
2 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) HP
2 22 (19.30%) IBM
3 10 (8.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.51%) Informatica
5 3 (2.63%) Sun
5 3 (2.63%) Apple
5 3 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) ILOG
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.88%) Kofax
6 1 (0.88%) Splunk
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Austin Fraser Limited
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Newport
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £325 - 350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago