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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 91 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Contract jobs citing Selenium 50 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 1.47% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.24% 13.11% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 8
Median daily rate £395 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £287 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £404 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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
445 267 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.88% 11.24% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 181 132
Median daily rate £425 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.60 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% -19.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -19 18 £415 -0.59%
Birmingham -10 16 £150 -57.14% 2
Coventry -3 4 £425 +47.82%
Staffordshire +2 1 £200 -38.46%
Wolverhampton -1 1 £125 -61.53%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (63.74%) Java
3 30 (32.97%) Spring
3 30 (32.97%) J2EE
3 30 (32.97%) Open Source
4 29 (31.87%) Scala
4 29 (31.87%) DevOps
4 29 (31.87%) HTML
5 28 (30.77%) SQL
5 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 28 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 27 (29.67%) WebDriver
7 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 25 (27.47%) Unix
9 24 (26.37%) CSS
9 24 (26.37%) WebLogic
9 24 (26.37%) XML
9 24 (26.37%) Puppet
9 24 (26.37%) MongoDB
10 23 (25.27%) REST
10 23 (25.27%) Cucumber
10 23 (25.27%) Test Automation
10 23 (25.27%) Docker
10 23 (25.27%) Play Framework
10 23 (25.27%) Microservices
10 23 (25.27%) webMethods
10 23 (25.27%) J2SE
10 23 (25.27%) SOAP
10 23 (25.27%) Automated Testing

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 24 (26.37%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.19%) Apache
2 12 (13.19%) JBoss
3 11 (12.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) nginx
4 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.10%) Documentum
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) Jetty
5 1 (1.10%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
2 8 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (9.89%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (9.89%) Google App Engine
4 9 (9.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.10%) GitHub
5 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
1 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) DSL
3 1 (1.10%) FTP
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) WebDriver
2 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 23 (25.27%) Cucumber
4 19 (20.88%) Git (software)
4 19 (20.88%) JUnit
5 16 (17.58%) Eclipse
6 15 (16.48%) Maven
7 14 (15.38%) Appium
8 12 (13.19%) IntelliJ
9 8 (8.79%) JIRA
10 7 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
11 6 (6.59%) SpecFlow
12 5 (5.49%) HP UFT
12 5 (5.49%) Spock
12 5 (5.49%) TestNG
13 4 (4.40%) Subversion
13 4 (4.40%) WinRunner
14 3 (3.30%) Gatling
14 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.10%) Finance
1 1 (1.10%) Marketing
1 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) Developer
2 27 (29.67%) Java Developer
3 24 (26.37%) Tester
4 22 (24.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 22 (24.18%) Software Engineer
5 19 (20.88%) Automation Tester
6 17 (18.68%) Java Engineer
7 16 (17.58%) Analyst
7 16 (17.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (17.58%) Test Analyst
8 15 (16.48%) Java Scala Developer
8 15 (16.48%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 15 (16.48%) Java Software Developer
8 15 (16.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (16.48%) Scala Developer
8 15 (16.48%) Scala Software Engineer
9 11 (12.09%) Lead Developer
9 11 (12.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 11 (12.09%) Lead Software Developer
9 11 (12.09%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) J2EE
1 30 (32.97%) Spring
2 29 (31.87%) HTML
3 28 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 24 (26.37%) CSS
4 24 (26.37%) XML
5 23 (25.27%) J2SE
5 23 (25.27%) JSON
5 23 (25.27%) Play Framework
5 23 (25.27%) REST
5 23 (25.27%) SOAP
6 15 (16.48%) HTML5
7 12 (13.19%) EJB
8 10 (10.99%) .NET
9 8 (8.79%) jQuery
10 6 (6.59%) Gherkin
10 6 (6.59%) Servlets
11 5 (5.49%) RESTful
12 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.40%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) EPoS
3 2 (2.20%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.47%) Unix
2 18 (19.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.97%) Open Source
3 29 (31.87%) DevOps
4 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (25.27%) Automated Testing
6 23 (25.27%) Microservices
6 23 (25.27%) Test Automation
7 19 (20.88%) BDD
8 18 (19.78%) Functional Testing
9 12 (13.19%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (13.19%) TDD
9 12 (13.19%) Unit Testing
10 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.99%) QA Automation
11 9 (9.89%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.69%) Regression Testing
13 7 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) Java
2 29 (31.87%) Scala
3 28 (30.77%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.48%) C#
6 7 (7.69%) Groovy
6 7 (7.69%) Haskell
7 2 (2.20%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) ISEB
1 9 (9.89%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (26.37%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Ansible
2 1 (1.10%) Grafana
2 1 (1.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) webMethods
2 15 (16.48%) Adobe
3 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.99%) Google
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle
6 6 (6.59%) Sun
7 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.20%) VMware
9 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.10%) EMC
9 1 (1.10%) HP
9 1 (1.10%) Pega
9 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago