The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 9 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 10.48% 11.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 61.11% 61.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 17.14% 18.18% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Watford region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Watford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) WebDriver
1 15 (93.75%) Cucumber
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) QA
4 8 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) Ruby
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) Appium
7 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
7 5 (31.25%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (31.25%) System Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Magento
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) hybris
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) DB2

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
1 5 (31.25%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Cucumber
1 15 (93.75%) WebDriver
2 5 (31.25%) Appium
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
3 3 (18.75%) JBehave
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
1 5 (31.25%) Java Automation Tester
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (31.25%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer in Test
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Document Management
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) ATDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) hybris
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase