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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 79 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.39% 1.62% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.96% 12.70% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 42
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £341 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+89.33% -
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
231 189 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.99% 12.78% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 147 134
Average daily rate £363 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.46% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 12 £340 +25.34% 6
Wakefield - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
4 26 (50.00%) BDD
5 20 (38.46%) TDD
6 19 (36.54%) PHP
7 17 (32.69%) Test Scripting
8 16 (30.77%) C#
8 16 (30.77%) ISEB
9 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
9 15 (28.85%) QA
9 15 (28.85%) User Stories
10 14 (26.92%) SoapUI
11 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 13 (25.00%) WebDriver
12 10 (19.23%) Ruby
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 10 (19.23%) .NET
12 10 (19.23%) Linux
12 10 (19.23%) Scrum
12 10 (19.23%) Automation Testing
13 9 (17.31%) HTML
13 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (17.31%) JBehave
13 9 (17.31%) Manual Testing
14 8 (15.38%) Test Management
14 8 (15.38%) SOAP
14 8 (15.38%) Windows
14 8 (15.38%) JUnit

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) DB2
2 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 14 (26.92%) SoapUI
3 13 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 9 (17.31%) JBehave
5 8 (15.38%) JUnit
6 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
7 6 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
8 5 (9.62%) Maven
8 5 (9.62%) Behat
8 5 (9.62%) MSTest
9 4 (7.69%) JMeter
10 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
10 3 (5.77%) Hudson
11 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.92%) JIRA
12 1 (1.92%) Firebug
12 1 (1.92%) Subversion
12 1 (1.92%) NeoLoad
12 1 (1.92%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Tester
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Automation Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Automated Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Tester
8 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) SOAP
4 7 (13.46%) XML
4 7 (13.46%) CSS
5 6 (11.54%) J2EE
5 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.54%) Web Services
6 4 (7.69%) Middleware
6 4 (7.69%) REST
7 3 (5.77%) RESTful
7 3 (5.77%) LAMP
8 2 (3.85%) Spring
8 2 (3.85%) Symfony
8 2 (3.85%) jQuery
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.92%) Spring Security
9 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.92%) WF
9 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) GIS
2 2 (3.85%) AS400
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) iSeries
2 2 (3.85%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) RIA
3 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) BDD
3 20 (38.46%) TDD
4 17 (32.69%) Test Scripting
5 15 (28.85%) User Stories
5 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
6 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.23%) Automation Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Scrum
8 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (17.31%) Manual Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Test Management
10 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Test Planning
12 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 4 (7.69%) MVC
13 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) PHP
3 16 (30.77%) C#
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 10 (19.23%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) ISEB
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) BEA
3 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.92%) Kofax
3 1 (1.92%) ATG
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
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