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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 19 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 58 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.70% 3.88% 3.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 44.27% 13.22% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 22
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £362 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
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
131 227 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.17% 29.33% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 161 85
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 May 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 May 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 +20 56 £375 +11.11% 1
Selenium
UK

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (87.61%) TDD
3 89 (78.76%) Java
4 84 (74.34%) Cucumber
5 83 (73.45%) jQuery
6 69 (61.06%) Unix
7 68 (60.18%) Perl
8 65 (57.52%) OO
9 64 (56.64%) Software Engineering
10 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
11 50 (44.25%) Legal
12 46 (40.71%) SQL
13 42 (37.17%) Security Cleared
14 40 (35.40%) CSS
15 37 (32.74%) Web Development
16 34 (30.09%) MongoDB
17 33 (29.20%) RESTful
18 32 (28.32%) NoSQL
18 32 (28.32%) Visual Studio
19 31 (27.43%) Mojolicious
20 29 (25.66%) Scala
21 28 (24.78%) Go
21 28 (24.78%) Redis
21 28 (24.78%) Kafka
21 28 (24.78%) Scrum
22 27 (23.89%) .NET
23 26 (23.01%) SC Cleared
23 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
24 25 (22.12%) HTML
24 25 (22.12%) SQL Server

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 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.73%) JBoss
3 7 (6.19%) Confluence
3 7 (6.19%) FileNet
3 7 (6.19%) GeoServer
3 7 (6.19%) IIS
3 7 (6.19%) LiveCycle
3 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.42%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.77%) CMS
6 2 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Gliffy
2 6 (5.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) MongoDB
2 32 (28.32%) NoSQL
3 28 (24.78%) Redis
4 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 84 (74.34%) Cucumber
2 32 (28.32%) Visual Studio
3 22 (19.47%) SpecFlow
4 18 (15.93%) JMeter
5 17 (15.04%) WebDriver
6 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
7 13 (11.50%) JIRA
8 11 (9.73%) DbUnit
8 11 (9.73%) JUnit
8 11 (9.73%) Spock
9 8 (7.08%) Subversion
10 7 (6.19%) Ant
10 7 (6.19%) Hudson
10 7 (6.19%) Maven
10 7 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (5.31%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (3.54%) Burp Suite
13 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 50 (44.25%) Legal
2 12 (10.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.42%) Back Office
4 3 (2.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (75.22%) Developer
2 30 (26.55%) Web Developer
3 24 (21.24%) Perl Developer
4 20 (17.70%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Analyst
5 15 (13.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Test Analyst
6 13 (11.50%) Website Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Tester
8 8 (7.08%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Unix Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Perl Web Developer
10 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
12 3 (2.65%) Automation Tester
12 3 (2.65%) Java Web Developer
12 3 (2.65%) MongoDB Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (73.45%) jQuery
2 40 (35.40%) CSS
3 33 (29.20%) RESTful
4 31 (27.43%) Mojolicious
5 28 (24.78%) Kafka
6 27 (23.89%) .NET
7 25 (22.12%) HTML
8 23 (20.35%) XML
9 19 (16.81%) OAuth2
10 18 (15.93%) Ajax
11 16 (14.16%) REST
12 13 (11.50%) SOAP
13 11 (9.73%) JSTS
14 10 (8.85%) XHTML
15 9 (7.96%) .NET Framework
15 9 (7.96%) Hibernate
16 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (7.08%) Entity Framework
16 8 (7.08%) WCF
17 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Replication
2 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 69 (61.06%) Unix
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (87.61%) TDD
3 65 (57.52%) OO
4 64 (56.64%) Software Engineering
5 37 (32.74%) Web Development
6 28 (24.78%) Scrum
7 23 (20.35%) BDD
8 15 (13.27%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
10 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
11 10 (8.85%) Document Management
11 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
12 9 (7.96%) Kanban
13 8 (7.08%) MVC
13 8 (7.08%) Test-First Development
13 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.08%) Workflow
14 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (6.19%) Performance Testing
14 7 (6.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 89 (78.76%) Java
2 68 (60.18%) Perl
3 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
4 46 (40.71%) SQL
5 29 (25.66%) Scala
6 28 (24.78%) Go
7 12 (10.62%) C#
8 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.65%) C
10 1 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (37.17%) Security Cleared
2 26 (23.01%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.50%) ISEB
4 9 (7.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (5.31%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.42%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.65%) BC Cleared
7 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 13 (11.50%) QA
3 6 (5.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.77%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.19%) Adobe
1 7 (6.19%) ILOG
1 7 (6.19%) Kofax
1 7 (6.19%) Splunk
2 5 (4.42%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.77%) Alterian
3 2 (1.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle