The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 87 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 37 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.64% 1.25% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.32% 10.29% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 21
Average daily rate
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£285 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
Selenium
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
397 204 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.63% 12.11% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 129 151
Average daily rate £350 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the West Yorkshire region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -7 37 £285 -14.28% 14
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 48 (70.59%) SQL
2 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
5 27 (39.71%) .NET
5 27 (39.71%) C#
6 26 (38.24%) TDD
7 25 (36.76%) NUnit
7 25 (36.76%) HTML
7 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
8 18 (26.47%) MVC
8 18 (26.47%) CSS
8 18 (26.47%) NHibernate
8 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
8 18 (26.47%) JSON
8 18 (26.47%) jQuery
8 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
8 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
8 18 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (25.00%) OO
10 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
11 15 (22.06%) BDD
12 14 (20.59%) QA
13 13 (19.12%) Scrum
13 13 (19.12%) Java
13 13 (19.12%) SpecFlow
13 13 (19.12%) Cucumber
14 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
14 12 (17.65%) T-SQL

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
1 7 (10.29%) JBoss
1 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
1 7 (10.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
1 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) NUnit
2 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (19.12%) Cucumber
3 13 (19.12%) SpecFlow
4 11 (16.18%) WebDriver
4 11 (16.18%) JMeter
5 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
5 10 (14.71%) eggPlant
6 8 (11.76%) HP UFT
7 7 (10.29%) JUnit
8 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
9 4 (5.88%) NeoLoad
10 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
10 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.94%) JIRA
11 2 (2.94%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.94%) MSTest
12 1 (1.47%) Calabash
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Back Office
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Analyst
2 23 (33.82%) Test Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.59%) Tester
5 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.94%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Tester
11 1 (1.47%) SQL Database Developer
11 1 (1.47%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
3 18 (26.47%) NHibernate
3 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
3 18 (26.47%) JSON
3 18 (26.47%) jQuery
3 18 (26.47%) CSS
3 18 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (14.71%) XML
5 8 (11.76%) Gherkin
6 7 (10.29%) J2EE
7 4 (5.88%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (1.47%) XSD
9 1 (1.47%) WSDL
9 1 (1.47%) Ajax
9 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) NHS
2 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) UNIX
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Fedora
1 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.47%) Android
1 1 (1.47%) CentOS
1 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) TDD
3 18 (26.47%) MVC
4 17 (25.00%) OO
5 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 15 (22.06%) BDD
7 13 (19.12%) Scrum
8 12 (17.65%) Test Management
8 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
9 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
9 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (14.71%) Manual Testing
11 9 (13.24%) ETL
11 9 (13.24%) Automated Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
13 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Performance Testing
14 5 (7.35%) Stress Testing
14 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) SQL
2 27 (39.71%) C#
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.12%) Java
5 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) ISEB
1 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) yum
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.47%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Tableau
3 7 (10.29%) hybris
3 7 (10.29%) IBM
3 7 (10.29%) BEA
3 7 (10.29%) ATG
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk
5 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.47%) SaltStack