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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.25% 4.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
20 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.24% 19.15% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £463 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Document Management
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) DB2
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Coaching
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Magento
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Appium
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Behat
5 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) hybris

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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Slack
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) Appium
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Protractor
5 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Behat
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) Flash
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Document Management
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) JDA