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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 50 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing Selenium 76 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.08% 1.56% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.82% 7.99% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 14
Median daily rate £400 £285 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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
319 438 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.12% 19.57% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 290 146
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Leeds +36 70 £406 +42.54% 15
Bradford - 2 - - 2
Halifax - 1 £325 - 2
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 91 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (67.69%) Java
3 71 (54.62%) Cucumber
4 55 (42.31%) WebDriver
5 54 (41.54%) Jenkins
6 45 (34.62%) Test Automation
7 43 (33.08%) Scrum
8 40 (30.77%) TDD
8 40 (30.77%) BDD
9 39 (30.00%) JIRA
10 37 (28.46%) Scala
10 37 (28.46%) Automation Testing
11 33 (25.38%) JSON
12 32 (24.62%) Python
12 32 (24.62%) Test Scripting
13 31 (23.85%) Linux
13 31 (23.85%) Ruby
14 30 (23.08%) HTML
15 29 (22.31%) Puppet
16 26 (20.00%) RESTful
17 25 (19.23%) QA
18 24 (18.46%) Spring
19 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (16.92%) SoapUI
20 22 (16.92%) Open Source
20 22 (16.92%) Automated Testing
21 21 (16.15%) ISEB
21 21 (16.15%) Confluence
21 21 (16.15%) NoSQL
21 21 (16.15%) HTML5

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 21 (16.15%) Confluence
2 2 (1.54%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.31%) SAP CRM
1 3 (2.31%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.31%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.77%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.77%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) GitHub
2 1 (0.77%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) Network Security
1 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.15%) NoSQL
2 20 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 71 (54.62%) Cucumber
2 55 (42.31%) WebDriver
3 54 (41.54%) Jenkins
4 39 (30.00%) JIRA
5 22 (16.92%) SoapUI
6 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
7 15 (11.54%) JMeter
8 13 (10.00%) JUnit
9 12 (9.23%) Maven
10 11 (8.46%) HP UFT
11 8 (6.15%) LoadRunner
11 8 (6.15%) RSpec
12 7 (5.38%) Vagrant
13 6 (4.62%) Grunt
13 6 (4.62%) Subversion
14 5 (3.85%) Hudson
14 5 (3.85%) SpecFlow
15 3 (2.31%) Appium
15 3 (2.31%) WinRunner
15 3 (2.31%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (9.23%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Retail
3 6 (4.62%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Analyst
2 32 (24.62%) Test Analyst
3 28 (21.54%) Tester
4 23 (17.69%) Automation Tester
5 21 (16.15%) Test Engineer
6 20 (15.38%) Developer
7 16 (12.31%) Automation Test Analyst
8 15 (11.54%) Architect
8 15 (11.54%) Technical Architect
9 14 (10.77%) Developer in Test
10 13 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
10 13 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 12 (9.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 12 (9.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
13 9 (6.92%) Agile Test Analyst
14 8 (6.15%) Java Automation Tester
15 7 (5.38%) Java Architect
15 7 (5.38%) QA Test Engineer
15 7 (5.38%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.38%) JSON
2 30 (23.08%) HTML
3 26 (20.00%) RESTful
4 24 (18.46%) Spring
5 21 (16.15%) HTML5
6 20 (15.38%) Django
6 20 (15.38%) Play Framework
7 17 (13.08%) XML
8 12 (9.23%) Gherkin
9 7 (5.38%) SOAP
10 5 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.85%) Web Services
11 4 (3.08%) Node.js
11 4 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.08%) React
12 3 (2.31%) .NET
12 3 (2.31%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.31%) Dropwizard
12 3 (2.31%) REST
12 3 (2.31%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Social Media
2 10 (7.69%) User Experience
3 6 (4.62%) Tandem
4 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.31%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.85%) Linux
2 14 (10.77%) Unix
3 1 (0.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.62%) Test Automation
3 43 (33.08%) Scrum
4 40 (30.77%) BDD
4 40 (30.77%) TDD
5 37 (28.46%) Automation Testing
6 32 (24.62%) Test Scripting
7 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (16.92%) Automated Testing
8 22 (16.92%) Open Source
9 19 (14.62%) Kanban
10 16 (12.31%) Performance Testing
11 15 (11.54%) Microservices
11 15 (11.54%) SDLC
12 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
12 14 (10.77%) Functional Testing
13 12 (9.23%) Software Testing
14 11 (8.46%) Security Testing
14 11 (8.46%) Software Delivery
14 11 (8.46%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 88 (67.69%) Java
2 37 (28.46%) Scala
3 32 (24.62%) Python
4 31 (23.85%) Ruby
5 19 (14.62%) SQL
6 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
7 16 (12.31%) C#
8 5 (3.85%) Groovy
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.31%) C
9 3 (2.31%) PHP
9 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.54%) VBScript
11 1 (0.77%) ES6
11 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) ISEB
2 17 (13.08%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.23%) QA
2 5 (3.85%) SDET
3 3 (2.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (22.31%) Puppet
2 20 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.69%) HP
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (2.31%) SAP
4 2 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (0.77%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.77%) Calypso
5 1 (0.77%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.77%) IBM
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.77%) Rally
5 1 (0.77%) Splunk
5 1 (0.77%) Temenos
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