The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 91 91 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Contract jobs citing Selenium 52 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.58% 0.90% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.26% 9.82% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 2
Median daily rate £415 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.80% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £421 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
Selenium
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
462 224 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.08% 9.11% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 130 114
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.80 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £42.00
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 the West Midlands

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Shropshire -8 15 £415 -0.59%
Birmingham -3 13 £333 +10.83% 1
Coventry - 5 £488 -
Staffordshire +6 1 - -
Solihull -8 1 £475 +35.71%
Herefordshire - 1 £350 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 77 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (57.28%) Java
3 39 (37.86%) SQL
4 34 (33.01%) HTML
4 34 (33.01%) Open Source
5 32 (31.07%) DevOps
6 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
7 30 (29.13%) Scala
7 30 (29.13%) Unix
8 29 (28.16%) Test Automation
9 28 (27.18%) Puppet
9 28 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (27.18%) Spring
9 28 (27.18%) Automated Testing
9 28 (27.18%) CSS
9 28 (27.18%) J2EE
10 27 (26.21%) WebLogic
11 26 (25.24%) XML
11 26 (25.24%) Hibernate
11 26 (25.24%) Cucumber
11 26 (25.24%) BDD
11 26 (25.24%) WebDriver
12 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
13 24 (23.30%) MongoDB
13 24 (23.30%) REST
13 24 (23.30%) SOAP
14 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
14 23 (22.33%) J2SE
14 23 (22.33%) webMethods
14 23 (22.33%) JSON

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (26.21%) WebLogic
2 13 (12.62%) JBoss
3 12 (11.65%) WebLogic Portal
4 11 (10.68%) Apache
5 8 (7.77%) Confluence
6 6 (5.83%) Documentum
7 2 (1.94%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) nginx
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.97%) Jetty
8 1 (0.97%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.97%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.77%) MS Office
2 8 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.48%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (9.71%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (9.71%) Google App Engine
4 10 (9.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.88%) GitHub
6 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) HTTP
1 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) LDAP
2 2 (1.94%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) DHCP
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) FTP
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.97%) IPsec
3 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.97%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Cucumber
1 26 (25.24%) WebDriver
2 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
3 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
4 18 (17.48%) JUnit
5 13 (12.62%) Eclipse
5 13 (12.62%) SpecFlow
6 11 (10.68%) IntelliJ
6 11 (10.68%) Maven
7 10 (9.71%) Visual Studio
8 9 (8.74%) HP UFT
8 9 (8.74%) JIRA
9 8 (7.77%) Appium
10 7 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (6.80%) Spock
10 7 (6.80%) Subversion
10 7 (6.80%) TestNG
11 6 (5.83%) Ant
11 6 (5.83%) SoapUI
12 5 (4.85%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (2.91%) Finance
1 3 (2.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 30 (29.13%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Tester
4 21 (20.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Java Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Software Engineer
5 20 (19.42%) Analyst
5 20 (19.42%) Test Analyst
6 19 (18.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 19 (18.45%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 19 (18.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (18.45%) Scala Software Engineer
7 18 (17.48%) Automation Tester
8 17 (16.50%) Java Scala Developer
8 17 (16.50%) Java Software Developer
8 17 (16.50%) Scala Developer
9 12 (11.65%) Lead DevOps
9 12 (11.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 12 (11.65%) Lead Software Developer
9 12 (11.65%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.01%) HTML
2 28 (27.18%) CSS
2 28 (27.18%) J2EE
2 28 (27.18%) Spring
3 26 (25.24%) Hibernate
3 26 (25.24%) XML
4 24 (23.30%) REST
4 24 (23.30%) SOAP
5 23 (22.33%) J2SE
5 23 (22.33%) JSON
5 23 (22.33%) Play Framework
6 15 (14.56%) HTML5
7 13 (12.62%) .NET
7 13 (12.62%) EJB
8 7 (6.80%) RESTful
8 7 (6.80%) Web Services
9 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.85%) Gherkin
9 5 (4.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.94%) EPoS
3 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.97%) IVR
3 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Unix
2 18 (17.48%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Open Source
3 32 (31.07%) DevOps
4 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
5 29 (28.16%) Test Automation
6 28 (27.18%) Automated Testing
6 28 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (25.24%) BDD
8 23 (22.33%) Microservices
9 21 (20.39%) Functional Testing
10 18 (17.48%) TDD
11 15 (14.56%) Scrum
12 13 (12.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
14 9 (8.74%) Mentoring
14 9 (8.74%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (8.74%) QA Automation
15 8 (7.77%) Exploratory Testing
15 8 (7.77%) Regression Testing
15 8 (7.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.28%) Java
2 39 (37.86%) SQL
3 30 (29.13%) Scala
4 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.53%) C#
6 8 (7.77%) Groovy
7 5 (4.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.91%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) Haskell
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
9 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.71%) ISEB
3 5 (4.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Degree
5 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (27.18%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) Grafana
3 1 (0.97%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) webMethods
2 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Adobe
3 11 (10.68%) Google
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) VMware
6 4 (3.88%) EMC
6 4 (3.88%) Pega
7 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.94%) Endeca
8 2 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.94%) hybris
8 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.97%) Avaya
9 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.97%) Genesys
9 1 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.97%) KANA
9 1 (0.97%) Sun
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