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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 65 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 60 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.02% 1.64% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.34% 9.41% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 13
Median daily rate £387 £293 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.13% -8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £393 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
346 393 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.42% 17.44% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 263 133
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 49 £388 +32.64% 14
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Halifax - 2 £325 - 1
Selenium
Yorkshire

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 84 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (61.02%) Java
3 59 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 49 (41.53%) WebDriver
5 40 (33.90%) BDD
6 38 (32.20%) Scrum
7 37 (31.36%) Jenkins
7 37 (31.36%) Test Automation
8 35 (29.66%) JIRA
9 33 (27.97%) TDD
10 32 (27.12%) Test Scripting
11 29 (24.58%) Automation Testing
12 28 (23.73%) Ruby
12 28 (23.73%) Python
13 25 (21.19%) ISEB
13 25 (21.19%) QA
14 24 (20.34%) HTML
15 23 (19.49%) Automated Testing
16 22 (18.64%) C#
17 21 (17.80%) Linux
17 21 (17.80%) Scala
17 21 (17.80%) Puppet
18 20 (16.95%) Confluence
18 20 (16.95%) JSON
19 19 (16.10%) SoapUI
20 18 (15.25%) ISTQB
20 18 (15.25%) Spring
21 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (14.41%) Open Source
21 17 (14.41%) RESTful

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 20 (16.95%) Confluence
2 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.69%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.54%) SAP CRM
1 3 (2.54%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.54%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Network Security
1 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.69%) DB2
5 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 59 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 49 (41.53%) WebDriver
3 37 (31.36%) Jenkins
4 35 (29.66%) JIRA
5 19 (16.10%) SoapUI
6 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
7 9 (7.63%) Appium
7 9 (7.63%) HP UFT
7 9 (7.63%) JMeter
7 9 (7.63%) JUnit
8 7 (5.93%) Maven
9 5 (4.24%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.24%) Subversion
10 4 (3.39%) Hudson
10 4 (3.39%) Mocha
10 4 (3.39%) RSpec
10 4 (3.39%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.54%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.54%) WinRunner
11 3 (2.54%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (11.02%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Games
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (32.20%) Analyst
2 37 (31.36%) Test Analyst
3 22 (18.64%) Test Engineer
4 20 (16.95%) Automation Test Analyst
5 19 (16.10%) Tester
6 16 (13.56%) Automation Tester
7 15 (12.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 13 (11.02%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 12 (10.17%) Architect
9 12 (10.17%) Technical Architect
10 11 (9.32%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (7.63%) Developer
12 8 (6.78%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 8 (6.78%) Selenium Tester
13 7 (5.93%) Manual Test Analyst
14 6 (5.08%) Java Developer
14 6 (5.08%) Java Engineer
14 6 (5.08%) QA Engineer
14 6 (5.08%) QA Test Engineer
14 6 (5.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.34%) HTML
2 20 (16.95%) JSON
3 18 (15.25%) Spring
4 17 (14.41%) RESTful
5 15 (12.71%) HTML5
6 14 (11.86%) Django
6 14 (11.86%) Play Framework
7 10 (8.47%) Gherkin
7 10 (8.47%) XML
8 6 (5.08%) SOAP
9 5 (4.24%) Node.js
9 5 (4.24%) REST
10 4 (3.39%) Chai
10 4 (3.39%) Web Services
11 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.69%) .NET
12 2 (1.69%) CSS
12 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.69%) JMS
13 1 (0.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Social Media
2 6 (5.08%) User Experience
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.54%) Tandem
6 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.69%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Unix
3 4 (3.39%) CentOS
3 4 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.90%) BDD
3 38 (32.20%) Scrum
4 37 (31.36%) Test Automation
5 33 (27.97%) TDD
6 32 (27.12%) Test Scripting
7 29 (24.58%) Automation Testing
8 23 (19.49%) Automated Testing
9 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.41%) Open Source
10 16 (13.56%) SDLC
11 13 (11.02%) Functional Testing
12 11 (9.32%) Kanban
12 11 (9.32%) Software Testing
12 11 (9.32%) Test Management
13 10 (8.47%) Defect Tracking
13 10 (8.47%) Integration Testing
13 10 (8.47%) Microservices
13 10 (8.47%) Software Delivery
14 9 (7.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 72 (61.02%) Java
2 28 (23.73%) Python
2 28 (23.73%) Ruby
3 22 (18.64%) C#
4 21 (17.80%) Scala
5 15 (12.71%) SQL
6 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.93%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.08%) PHP
9 3 (2.54%) C
9 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.69%) Groovy
10 2 (1.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.85%) ES6
11 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) ISEB
2 18 (15.25%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.24%) Degree
5 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SDET
3 2 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Docker
2 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.39%) vSphere
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (17.80%) Puppet
2 14 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (6.78%) HP
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.39%) VMware
4 3 (2.54%) SAP
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.85%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago