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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 69 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 50 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.31% 1.47% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.59% 11.31% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 11
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£316 £311 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.68% +26.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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
368 221 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.01% 13.03% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 137 124
Average daily rate £335 £340 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -62.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £29.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 3 August 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 August 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 +5 48 £315 +0.96% 12
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (69.12%) SQL
3 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.00%) TDD
5 33 (48.53%) .NET
6 27 (39.71%) C#
7 25 (36.76%) NUnit
8 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.82%) HTML
9 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
10 22 (32.35%) Java
11 21 (30.88%) QA
11 21 (30.88%) BDD
12 20 (29.41%) .NET Framework
12 20 (29.41%) Cucumber
13 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
14 18 (26.47%) JSON
14 18 (26.47%) jQuery
14 18 (26.47%) NHibernate
14 18 (26.47%) CSS
14 18 (26.47%) MVC
14 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
14 18 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (25.00%) OO
16 16 (23.53%) Test Automation
17 15 (22.06%) Automated Testing
17 15 (22.06%) HP UFT
17 15 (22.06%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
1 5 (7.35%) JBoss
1 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) NUnit
2 20 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (22.06%) HP UFT
5 13 (19.12%) SpecFlow
6 11 (16.18%) WebDriver
7 9 (13.24%) Sahi
7 9 (13.24%) JMeter
7 9 (13.24%) WATIR
8 5 (7.35%) JUnit
8 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
8 5 (7.35%) eggPlant
9 4 (5.88%) NeoLoad
9 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.47%) Calabash
11 1 (1.47%) Appium
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Back Office
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Analyst
2 24 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 23 (33.82%) Developer
4 16 (23.53%) Tester
4 16 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Tester
6 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.94%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) .NET
2 23 (33.82%) HTML
3 20 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 18 (26.47%) JSON
4 18 (26.47%) jQuery
4 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
4 18 (26.47%) CSS
4 18 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (26.47%) NHibernate
5 15 (22.06%) XML
6 12 (17.65%) Web Services
7 8 (11.76%) Gherkin
8 5 (7.35%) RESTful
8 5 (7.35%) J2EE
9 3 (4.41%) Mustache
9 3 (4.41%) Sass
10 2 (2.94%) SOAP
10 2 (2.94%) REST
11 1 (1.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) NHS
2 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Android
1 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) TDD
3 21 (30.88%) BDD
4 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (26.47%) MVC
6 17 (25.00%) OO
7 16 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 15 (22.06%) Automated Testing
9 14 (20.59%) Scrum
10 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
11 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.71%) Manual Testing
13 9 (13.24%) Open Source
13 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Stress Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Test Management
14 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
15 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) SQL
2 27 (39.71%) C#
3 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 8 (11.76%) Ruby
6 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) ISEB
1 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.88%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) IBM
2 5 (7.35%) BEA
2 5 (7.35%) ATG
2 5 (7.35%) hybris
2 5 (7.35%) Tableau
3 1 (1.47%) HP
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago