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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 77 64 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing Selenium 39 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.88% 1.91% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% 12.65% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 12
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£328 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% +37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +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
307 253 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.77% 15.11% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 154 105
Average daily rate £335 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -10 37 £321 +3.62% 14
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 62 (84.93%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (65.75%) SQL
3 47 (64.38%) TDD
4 45 (61.64%) .NET
5 41 (56.16%) SQL Server
6 38 (52.05%) C#
7 37 (50.68%) NUnit
8 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
8 32 (43.84%) .NET Framework
9 31 (42.47%) HTML
9 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
10 30 (41.10%) CSS
10 30 (41.10%) MVC
10 30 (41.10%) JSON
10 30 (41.10%) jQuery
10 30 (41.10%) Rhino Mocks
10 30 (41.10%) Entity Framework
10 30 (41.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (39.73%) NHibernate
12 28 (38.36%) OO
12 28 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (32.88%) BDD
14 23 (31.51%) Cucumber
14 23 (31.51%) QA
14 23 (31.51%) Java
15 18 (24.66%) SpecFlow
16 17 (23.29%) Scrum
17 15 (20.55%) HP UFT
17 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (4.11%) Node.js
2 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (50.68%) NUnit
2 30 (41.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (31.51%) Cucumber
4 18 (24.66%) SpecFlow
5 15 (20.55%) HP UFT
6 10 (13.70%) WebDriver
7 9 (12.33%) Sahi
7 9 (12.33%) WATIR
8 7 (9.59%) JMeter
9 6 (8.22%) LoadRunner
9 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
10 5 (6.85%) SoapUI
11 4 (5.48%) NeoLoad
11 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.74%) JUnit
12 2 (2.74%) Subversion
12 2 (2.74%) JIRA
13 1 (1.37%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.59%) Back Office
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.88%) Analyst
4 22 (30.14%) Test Analyst
5 16 (21.92%) Tester
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Developer
7 6 (8.22%) QA Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Tester
8 5 (6.85%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.74%) QA Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (61.64%) .NET
2 32 (43.84%) .NET Framework
3 31 (42.47%) HTML
4 30 (41.10%) JSON
4 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) CSS
4 30 (41.10%) Entity Framework
4 30 (41.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (39.73%) NHibernate
6 14 (19.18%) Web Services
7 12 (16.44%) XML
8 10 (13.70%) Gherkin
9 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.85%) RESTful
12 3 (4.11%) Mustache
12 3 (4.11%) Sass
12 3 (4.11%) SOAP
13 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) NHS
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Android
1 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (84.93%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) TDD
3 30 (41.10%) MVC
4 28 (38.36%) OO
4 28 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (32.88%) BDD
6 17 (23.29%) Scrum
7 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing
7 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
8 13 (17.81%) Automation Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Open Source
9 10 (13.70%) Manual Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Performance Testing
10 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.59%) Stress Testing
11 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Web Development
13 4 (5.48%) Load Testing
13 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (65.75%) SQL
2 38 (52.05%) C#
3 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.51%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) ISEB
1 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.51%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) HP
4 1 (1.37%) BEA
4 1 (1.37%) ATG
4 1 (1.37%) hybris
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
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