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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / Yorkshire
Rank 69 52 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +46
Contract jobs citing Selenium 58 95 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.64% 3.36% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.18% 20.08% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 63 24
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £315 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £518 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
409 473 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.62% 16.73% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 302 192
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -22 37 £390 -8.23% 24
South Yorkshire +15 21 £450 +31.38% 5
North Yorkshire +9 1 - - 5
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 97 (65.99%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (65.31%) Java
3 72 (48.98%) Cucumber
4 70 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 56 (38.10%) JIRA
6 54 (36.73%) Scala
7 53 (36.05%) TDD
8 52 (35.37%) Test Automation
9 51 (34.69%) BDD
9 51 (34.69%) Scrum
10 48 (32.65%) WebDriver
11 39 (26.53%) Confluence
12 36 (24.49%) QA
13 35 (23.81%) Python
14 33 (22.45%) Linux
14 33 (22.45%) Ruby
15 32 (21.77%) JSON
15 32 (21.77%) HTML
16 31 (21.09%) Git (software)
17 30 (20.41%) RESTful
17 30 (20.41%) NoSQL
17 30 (20.41%) Spring
18 29 (19.73%) Automated Testing
18 29 (19.73%) GitHub
19 28 (19.05%) Puppet
19 28 (19.05%) Kanban
19 28 (19.05%) Test Scripting
20 27 (18.37%) MongoDB
20 27 (18.37%) Automation Testing
21 26 (17.69%) Performance Testing

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 39 (26.53%) Confluence
2 10 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.04%) nginx
4 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.68%) Tornado
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.68%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.68%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) CloudBees
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (1.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.41%) NoSQL
2 27 (18.37%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.40%) Redis
5 3 (2.04%) Big Data
5 3 (2.04%) Riak
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (48.98%) Cucumber
2 70 (47.62%) Jenkins
3 56 (38.10%) JIRA
4 48 (32.65%) WebDriver
5 31 (21.09%) Git (software)
6 22 (14.97%) JMeter
7 16 (10.88%) SoapUI
8 12 (8.16%) Maven
9 11 (7.48%) JUnit
9 11 (7.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (6.80%) LoadRunner
10 10 (6.80%) Mockito
11 9 (6.12%) HP UFT
11 9 (6.12%) Hudson
12 8 (5.44%) EasyMock
12 8 (5.44%) jMock
12 8 (5.44%) Spock
13 7 (4.76%) RSpec
13 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
14 6 (4.08%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (5.44%) Games
2 7 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (2.04%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) German Language
4 2 (1.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.65%) Tester
2 40 (27.21%) Automation Tester
3 38 (25.85%) Developer
4 22 (14.97%) Selenium Tester
5 21 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 18 (12.24%) Java Automation Tester
6 18 (12.24%) Test Engineer
7 16 (10.88%) Developer in Test
7 16 (10.88%) Java Developer
8 12 (8.16%) Architect
9 11 (7.48%) QA Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Agile Developer
11 8 (5.44%) Agile Java Developer
11 8 (5.44%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
13 6 (4.08%) Test Automation Developer
14 5 (3.40%) Analyst
14 5 (3.40%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.77%) HTML
1 32 (21.77%) JSON
2 30 (20.41%) RESTful
2 30 (20.41%) Spring
3 20 (13.61%) Gherkin
4 19 (12.93%) Django
4 19 (12.93%) HTML5
4 19 (12.93%) Play Framework
5 15 (10.20%) XML
6 12 (8.16%) Web Services
7 9 (6.12%) .NET
8 8 (5.44%) REST
9 7 (4.76%) CSS
9 7 (4.76%) Spring Boot
10 6 (4.08%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.08%) SOAP
11 5 (3.40%) jQuery
11 5 (3.40%) React
12 4 (2.72%) Backbone.js
12 4 (2.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Social Media
2 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) User Experience
3 8 (5.44%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.44%) Tandem
4 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.68%) NHS
5 1 (0.68%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.45%) Linux
2 15 (10.20%) Unix
3 4 (2.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (65.99%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.05%) TDD
3 52 (35.37%) Test Automation
4 51 (34.69%) BDD
4 51 (34.69%) Scrum
5 29 (19.73%) Automated Testing
6 28 (19.05%) Kanban
6 28 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 27 (18.37%) Automation Testing
8 26 (17.69%) Performance Testing
9 24 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (16.33%) Open Source
10 20 (13.61%) User Stories
11 19 (12.93%) Microservices
12 16 (10.88%) DevOps
12 16 (10.88%) Security Testing
13 15 (10.20%) API Testing
14 13 (8.84%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 96 (65.31%) Java
2 54 (36.73%) Scala
3 35 (23.81%) Python
4 33 (22.45%) Ruby
5 20 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.52%) C#
6 14 (9.52%) SQL
7 11 (7.48%) Groovy
8 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.44%) Clojure
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 2 (1.36%) C
9 2 (1.36%) C++
9 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.36%) VB
9 2 (1.36%) XPath
9 2 (1.36%) XQuery
10 1 (0.68%) Jython
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.40%) ISEB
3 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.49%) QA
2 4 (2.72%) SDET
3 3 (2.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Docker
2 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (19.05%) Puppet
2 19 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (3.40%) HP
1 5 (3.40%) Splunk
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle
3 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (1.36%) IBM
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.36%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.36%) Telerik
3 2 (1.36%) Temenos
3 2 (1.36%) VMware
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe
4 1 (0.68%) Calypso
4 1 (0.68%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.68%) Kony
4 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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