The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 98 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 39 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.52% 0.81% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.82% 7.06% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £306 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
Selenium
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
330 269 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.84% 11.50% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 176 126
Average daily rate £340 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Yorkshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Yorkshire region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
West Yorkshire +7 30 £325 -13.33% 12
South Yorkshire - 5 £338 - 10
North Yorkshire -3 4 £210 -34.68% 4
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (61.02%) SQL
3 25 (42.37%) TDD
3 25 (42.37%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
5 22 (37.29%) HTML
6 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (33.90%) Cucumber
8 19 (32.20%) .NET
8 19 (32.20%) CSS
9 17 (28.81%) C#
9 17 (28.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (28.81%) QA
10 16 (27.12%) MVC
11 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
12 14 (23.73%) JSON
12 14 (23.73%) jQuery
13 13 (22.03%) Rhino Mocks
13 13 (22.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (22.03%) NUnit
13 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
13 13 (22.03%) XML
13 13 (22.03%) OO
13 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (20.34%) Web Services
14 12 (20.34%) NHibernate
15 11 (18.64%) BDD
16 10 (16.95%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (5.08%) Node.js
1 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) uiautomator
3 1 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Cucumber
2 17 (28.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (22.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (22.03%) NUnit
4 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.56%) SpecFlow
5 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
5 8 (13.56%) Sahi
5 8 (13.56%) WATIR
6 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (10.17%) Subversion
8 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
8 5 (8.47%) JIRA
8 5 (8.47%) JMeter
9 4 (6.78%) JUnit
9 4 (6.78%) Hudson
9 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
10 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 29 (49.15%) Test Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Tester
5 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Automation Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.47%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.39%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 19 (32.20%) CSS
3 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
4 14 (23.73%) JSON
4 14 (23.73%) jQuery
5 13 (22.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (22.03%) XML
5 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (20.34%) Web Services
6 12 (20.34%) NHibernate
7 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.47%) SOAP
9 4 (6.78%) RESTful
9 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
9 4 (6.78%) Mustache
10 3 (5.08%) REST
10 3 (5.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Open Source
2 5 (8.47%) W3C
3 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.39%) Online Games
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) TDD
3 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (27.12%) MVC
5 13 (22.03%) OO
6 11 (18.64%) BDD
7 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
8 9 (15.25%) Automated Testing
8 9 (15.25%) Scrum
8 9 (15.25%) Automation Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Web Development
10 5 (8.47%) Security Testing
10 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.08%) Agile Project Management
12 3 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 25 (42.37%) Java
2 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) C#
4 7 (11.86%) Ruby
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) ISEB
1 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) BEA
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) ATG
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