The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 22 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.16% - 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.81% -
Selenium
Hertfordshire

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
40 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.81% 7.78% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 - £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
3 7 (77.78%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (77.78%) Coaching
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) QA
3 7 (77.78%) Flash
3 7 (77.78%) DB2
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Document Management
3 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) System Testing
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) Magento
5 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
6 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DbVisualizer
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
1 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
2 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Flash
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) Coaching
3 7 (77.78%) Document Management
3 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle