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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 96 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 21 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 1.19% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.77% 7.64% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 8
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£325 £305 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +39.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £503 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
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
310 275 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.42% 15.55% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 162 68
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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
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 28 April 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 17 £325 +6.55% 1
Bradford -14 4 - -
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) .NET
3 20 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (43.90%) Java
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) C#
6 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
7 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (34.15%) HTML
8 14 (34.15%) MVC
8 14 (34.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (34.15%) JSON
8 14 (34.15%) jQuery
9 13 (31.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (31.71%) Entity Framework
9 13 (31.71%) NUnit
9 13 (31.71%) CSS
9 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (29.27%) QA
10 12 (29.27%) NHibernate
11 11 (26.83%) BDD
11 11 (26.83%) Web Services
11 11 (26.83%) XML
11 11 (26.83%) OO
12 10 (24.39%) Scrum

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (7.32%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.44%) uiautomator
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
2 14 (34.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (31.71%) NUnit
3 13 (31.71%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (19.51%) JMeter
4 8 (19.51%) Sahi
4 8 (19.51%) SpecFlow
4 8 (19.51%) WATIR
5 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
6 6 (14.63%) LoadRunner
7 5 (12.20%) Subversion
8 4 (9.76%) JIRA
8 4 (9.76%) NeoLoad
9 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.32%) JUnit
9 3 (7.32%) Hudson
9 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
11 1 (2.44%) QUnit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Tester
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
4 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.07%) SQL Developer
6 5 (12.20%) QA Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
9 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
3 14 (34.15%) JSON
3 14 (34.15%) jQuery
3 14 (34.15%) HTML
4 13 (31.71%) CSS
4 13 (31.71%) Entity Framework
4 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (29.27%) NHibernate
6 11 (26.83%) Web Services
6 11 (26.83%) XML
7 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
7 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.76%) Mustache
8 4 (9.76%) RESTful
9 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 3 (7.32%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (4.88%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 20 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (34.15%) MVC
5 11 (26.83%) OO
5 11 (26.83%) BDD
6 10 (24.39%) Scrum
7 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
7 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
7 9 (21.95%) Automation Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Stress Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Web Development
12 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
12 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
13 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Management
13 3 (7.32%) Project Management
14 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 7 (17.07%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) BEA
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) ATG
4 1 (2.44%) hybris
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) IBM