The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 79 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 72 74 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.43% 2.32% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.17% 13.10% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 56 19
Median daily rate £388 £316 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.52% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £383 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
508 565 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.14% 17.70% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 374 184
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £210
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 7 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.19% -
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +9 60 £387 +28.83% 16
South Yorkshire -4 6 £406 +23.10% 5
North Yorkshire -3 2 £344 -9.53% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 102 (71.33%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (62.24%) Java
3 70 (48.95%) Cucumber
4 52 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 47 (32.87%) Scrum
6 45 (31.47%) BDD
7 43 (30.07%) TDD
8 42 (29.37%) Test Automation
9 39 (27.27%) JIRA
9 39 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 34 (23.78%) Test Scripting
11 32 (22.38%) Automation Testing
12 30 (20.98%) HTML
13 29 (20.28%) Python
13 29 (20.28%) Ruby
13 29 (20.28%) QA
14 27 (18.88%) Scala
14 27 (18.88%) ISEB
15 25 (17.48%) C#
15 25 (17.48%) Spring
16 24 (16.78%) Automated Testing
16 24 (16.78%) Linux
16 24 (16.78%) JSON
17 21 (14.69%) Puppet
17 21 (14.69%) Confluence
18 20 (13.99%) NoSQL
19 19 (13.29%) SoapUI
19 19 (13.29%) ISTQB
20 18 (12.59%) MongoDB
20 18 (12.59%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in 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 21 (14.69%) Confluence
2 4 (2.80%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.40%) LiveCycle
3 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Kentico
4 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.10%) SAP CRM
1 3 (2.10%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.10%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.10%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.10%) GitHub
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) HTTP
1 1 (0.70%) Network Security
1 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.99%) NoSQL
2 18 (12.59%) MongoDB
3 13 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
5 2 (1.40%) DB2
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 70 (48.95%) Cucumber
2 52 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 39 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 39 (27.27%) JIRA
4 19 (13.29%) SoapUI
5 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
6 15 (10.49%) HP UFT
7 11 (7.69%) Maven
7 11 (7.69%) Subversion
8 10 (6.99%) Appium
8 10 (6.99%) JUnit
9 9 (6.29%) JMeter
10 5 (3.50%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.80%) EasyMock
11 4 (2.80%) Hudson
11 4 (2.80%) jMock
11 4 (2.80%) Mockito
11 4 (2.80%) RSpec
11 4 (2.80%) Spock
11 4 (2.80%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (9.09%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Games
4 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (29.37%) Analyst
2 40 (27.97%) Test Analyst
3 25 (17.48%) Tester
4 24 (16.78%) Test Engineer
5 21 (14.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 21 (14.69%) Automation Tester
6 18 (12.59%) Developer
7 17 (11.89%) Test Automation Engineer
8 14 (9.79%) Java Developer
9 13 (9.09%) Architect
9 13 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 13 (9.09%) Technical Architect
10 11 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 9 (6.29%) Selenium Tester
12 8 (5.59%) Test Manager
13 7 (4.90%) Manual Test Analyst
13 7 (4.90%) QA Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) QA Test Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.98%) HTML
2 25 (17.48%) Spring
3 24 (16.78%) JSON
4 17 (11.89%) RESTful
5 16 (11.19%) HTML5
6 14 (9.79%) Django
6 14 (9.79%) Play Framework
7 12 (8.39%) Gherkin
7 12 (8.39%) XML
8 11 (7.69%) REST
9 10 (6.99%) SOAP
10 8 (5.59%) Web Services
11 5 (3.50%) CSS
11 5 (3.50%) Node.js
12 4 (2.80%) .NET
12 4 (2.80%) Ajax
12 4 (2.80%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.80%) Chai
12 4 (2.80%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.80%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Social Media
2 7 (4.90%) User Experience
3 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.10%) Tandem
7 2 (1.40%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.78%) Linux
2 10 (6.99%) Unix
3 4 (2.80%) CentOS
3 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.80%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (71.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.87%) Scrum
3 45 (31.47%) BDD
4 43 (30.07%) TDD
5 42 (29.37%) Test Automation
6 34 (23.78%) Test Scripting
7 32 (22.38%) Automation Testing
8 24 (16.78%) Automated Testing
9 18 (12.59%) Open Source
10 17 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.89%) SDLC
11 16 (11.19%) Functional Testing
12 14 (9.79%) Kanban
12 14 (9.79%) Software Testing
13 13 (9.09%) Microservices
14 12 (8.39%) Waterfall
15 11 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
15 11 (7.69%) Integration Testing
15 11 (7.69%) Test Management
16 10 (6.99%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (62.24%) Java
2 29 (20.28%) Python
2 29 (20.28%) Ruby
3 27 (18.88%) Scala
4 25 (17.48%) C#
5 17 (11.89%) SQL
6 16 (11.19%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.59%) PHP
8 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.20%) C
9 6 (4.20%) Groovy
10 5 (3.50%) Clojure
11 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.10%) VB
12 2 (1.40%) VBScript
13 1 (0.70%) ES6
13 1 (0.70%) Jython
13 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) ISEB
2 19 (13.29%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.20%) Degree
5 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.28%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) SDET
3 2 (1.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Docker
2 4 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (14.69%) Puppet
2 14 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) Oracle
2 9 (6.29%) HP
3 5 (3.50%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.80%) VMware
5 3 (2.10%) SAP
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.70%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.70%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago