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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 45 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.23% 5.51% 7.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.43% 18.63% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 36
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +35.71%
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
207 204 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.75% 29.57% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 179 122
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £321 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -16 14 £406 +1.56% 3
West Wales - 14 £475 - 1
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UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (67.61%) Cucumber
3 42 (59.15%) QA
4 40 (56.34%) Java
5 33 (46.48%) SQL
6 29 (40.85%) JUnit
6 29 (40.85%) CSS
7 27 (38.03%) Scrum
7 27 (38.03%) HTML
7 27 (38.03%) JSON
8 26 (36.62%) Linux
9 24 (33.80%) Windows
9 24 (33.80%) JBehave
10 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
10 23 (32.39%) XML
10 23 (32.39%) Unix
11 22 (30.99%) WebLogic
11 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
11 22 (30.99%) Performance Testing
11 22 (30.99%) TDD
12 21 (29.58%) Finance
12 21 (29.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (28.17%) Mentoring
13 20 (28.17%) Dropwizard
14 19 (26.76%) Automated Testing
14 19 (26.76%) BDD
15 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
15 18 (25.35%) ISEB
16 16 (22.54%) Software Delivery

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 22 (30.99%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.63%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Couchbase
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (67.61%) Cucumber
2 29 (40.85%) JUnit
3 24 (33.80%) JBehave
4 15 (21.13%) SpecFlow
5 13 (18.31%) JMeter
6 11 (15.49%) SoapUI
7 10 (14.08%) HP UFT
8 9 (12.68%) WinRunner
9 8 (11.27%) LoadRunner
10 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
11 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
11 6 (8.45%) Rational Performance Tester
11 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
12 5 (7.04%) JIRA
12 5 (7.04%) MbUnit
12 5 (7.04%) Mercurial
12 5 (7.04%) MSTest
12 5 (7.04%) NUnit
12 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
13 4 (5.63%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Publishing
3 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 24 (33.80%) Analyst
2 24 (33.80%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) QA Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Tester
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) QA Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) QA Test Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Performance Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) CSS
2 27 (38.03%) HTML
2 27 (38.03%) JSON
3 23 (32.39%) XML
4 20 (28.17%) Dropwizard
5 11 (15.49%) Gherkin
6 6 (8.45%) SOAP
7 5 (7.04%) .NET
7 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (7.04%) CSS3
7 5 (7.04%) HTML5
7 5 (7.04%) jQuery
7 5 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (7.04%) WCF
8 4 (5.63%) J2EE
9 2 (2.82%) RESTful
10 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) AS400
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Fintech
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Linux
2 24 (33.80%) Windows
3 23 (32.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Scrum
3 22 (30.99%) Performance Testing
3 22 (30.99%) TDD
3 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
4 21 (29.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (28.17%) Mentoring
6 19 (26.76%) Automated Testing
6 19 (26.76%) BDD
7 16 (22.54%) Software Delivery
8 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.13%) Test Scripting
9 11 (15.49%) API Testing
9 11 (15.49%) Exploratory Testing
9 11 (15.49%) Software Testing
9 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
10 10 (14.08%) User Stories
11 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
12 7 (9.86%) DevOps
12 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) Java
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) C#
4 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) TypeScript
5 4 (5.63%) Groovy
6 3 (4.23%) C
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.35%) ISEB
2 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (59.15%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) HP
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Siebel
4 3 (4.23%) SAP