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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 24 57 28
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -29
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.88% 1.95% 5.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 10.90% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 35
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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
102 156 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.65% 17.85% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 111 87
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +30 34 £400 +10.34%
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 102 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (75.44%) TDD
3 75 (65.79%) Java
4 69 (60.53%) jQuery
4 69 (60.53%) Cucumber
5 56 (49.12%) JavaScript
6 47 (41.23%) Unix
7 46 (40.35%) OO
8 45 (39.47%) Perl
8 45 (39.47%) Software Engineering
9 43 (37.72%) Web Development
9 43 (37.72%) CSS
10 38 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 37 (32.46%) Security Cleared
12 34 (29.82%) .NET
13 32 (28.07%) SQL Server
13 32 (28.07%) Legal
14 31 (27.19%) SQL
14 31 (27.19%) Scrum
15 30 (26.32%) BDD
16 28 (24.56%) SpecFlow
17 26 (22.81%) HTML
17 26 (22.81%) SC Cleared
18 25 (21.93%) Finance
19 24 (21.05%) ISEB
20 23 (20.18%) JMeter
21 22 (19.30%) Test Automation
22 21 (18.42%) Git (software)
23 20 (17.54%) XML
24 19 (16.67%) C#

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 11 (9.65%) JBoss
2 9 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.14%) Confluence
3 7 (6.14%) FileNet
3 7 (6.14%) GeoServer
3 7 (6.14%) IIS
3 7 (6.14%) LiveCycle
3 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.39%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.75%) CMS
6 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Gliffy
2 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) MongoDB
2 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.02%) Redis
5 7 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.26%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 69 (60.53%) Cucumber
2 38 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 28 (24.56%) SpecFlow
4 23 (20.18%) JMeter
5 21 (18.42%) Git (software)
6 18 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 14 (12.28%) JUnit
8 13 (11.40%) JIRA
9 11 (9.65%) DbUnit
9 11 (9.65%) Spock
10 9 (7.89%) Jenkins
11 8 (7.02%) Subversion
11 8 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (6.14%) Ant
12 7 (6.14%) Hudson
12 7 (6.14%) Maven
12 7 (6.14%) TeamCity
13 6 (5.26%) MbUnit
13 6 (5.26%) MSTest
13 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (28.07%) Legal
2 25 (21.93%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Back Office
4 3 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (59.65%) Developer
2 30 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 26 (22.81%) Analyst
3 26 (22.81%) Test Analyst
4 18 (15.79%) Perl Developer
5 14 (12.28%) .NET Developer
5 14 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (11.40%) Website Developer
7 10 (8.77%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Tester
9 8 (7.02%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Agile Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Test Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Unix Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Perl Web Developer
11 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Test Automation Engineer
13 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
14 3 (2.63%) Cloud Developer
14 3 (2.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (60.53%) jQuery
2 43 (37.72%) CSS
3 34 (29.82%) .NET
4 26 (22.81%) HTML
5 20 (17.54%) XML
6 15 (13.16%) Ajax
7 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (12.28%) Gherkin
7 14 (12.28%) REST
7 14 (12.28%) WCF
8 13 (11.40%) AngularJS
8 13 (11.40%) SOAP
9 12 (10.53%) RESTful
10 11 (9.65%) JSTS
11 10 (8.77%) Mojolicious
12 9 (7.89%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.02%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.02%) Kafka
14 7 (6.14%) Java SE
14 7 (6.14%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Replication
2 4 (3.51%) AS400
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (41.23%) Unix
2 2 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (75.44%) TDD
3 46 (40.35%) OO
4 45 (39.47%) Software Engineering
5 43 (37.72%) Web Development
6 31 (27.19%) Scrum
7 30 (26.32%) BDD
8 22 (19.30%) Test Automation
9 19 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 17 (14.91%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (12.28%) MVC
11 14 (12.28%) Test-First Development
11 14 (12.28%) Unit Testing
12 13 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (11.40%) Software Testing
13 12 (10.53%) Regression Testing
13 12 (10.53%) SDLC
13 12 (10.53%) Workflow
14 10 (8.77%) Document Management
14 10 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.79%) Java
2 56 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 45 (39.47%) Perl
4 31 (27.19%) SQL
5 19 (16.67%) C#
6 8 (7.02%) Go
6 8 (7.02%) Scala
7 7 (6.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.63%) C
10 2 (1.75%) Python
10 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (32.46%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.81%) SC Cleared
3 24 (21.05%) ISEB
4 13 (11.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (8.77%) ISTQB
6 8 (7.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.63%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) QA
2 11 (9.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.75%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.14%) Adobe
1 7 (6.14%) ILOG
1 7 (6.14%) Kofax
1 7 (6.14%) Splunk
2 5 (4.39%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (1.75%) Alterian
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft