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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 96 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 54 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.18% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.98% 9.43% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 21
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£323 £320 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +30.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
Selenium
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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
541 297 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.88% 12.57% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 185 205
Average daily rate £350 £328 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 14
Average hourly rate £31.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -13 37 £285 -12.30% 11
South Yorkshire -9 8 £330 - 5
North Yorkshire -7 5 £380 +27.73% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (59.79%) SQL
3 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
4 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
4 33 (34.02%) TDD
5 32 (32.99%) HTML
5 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
6 31 (31.96%) C#
7 30 (30.93%) .NET
8 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
9 26 (26.80%) BDD
10 25 (25.77%) Java
10 25 (25.77%) NUnit
11 21 (21.65%) QA
12 20 (20.62%) jQuery
12 20 (20.62%) MVC
13 19 (19.59%) CSS
14 18 (18.56%) OO
14 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
14 18 (18.56%) JSON
14 18 (18.56%) NHibernate
14 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
14 18 (18.56%) WebDriver
14 18 (18.56%) Rhino Mocks
14 18 (18.56%) Entity Framework
14 18 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (17.53%) SpecFlow
16 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (16.49%) Scrum

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (11.34%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.31%) JBoss
3 9 (9.28%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.28%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.22%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) Node.js
6 2 (2.06%) Confluence
7 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.03%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.03%) Drupal
7 1 (1.03%) Jetty
7 1 (1.03%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
1 3 (3.09%) PaaS
2 2 (2.06%) IaaS
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.25%) MySQL
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.03%) DB2
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
2 25 (25.77%) NUnit
3 18 (18.56%) WebDriver
3 18 (18.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (17.53%) SpecFlow
5 14 (14.43%) JMeter
5 14 (14.43%) HP UFT
6 13 (13.40%) JUnit
6 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
7 11 (11.34%) JIRA
8 10 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
8 10 (10.31%) eggPlant
9 6 (6.19%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.15%) Maven
11 4 (4.12%) Subversion
11 4 (4.12%) LoadRunner
11 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
11 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
11 4 (4.12%) NeoLoad
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 5 (5.15%) Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (38.14%) Analyst
2 36 (37.11%) Test Analyst
3 30 (30.93%) Developer
4 19 (19.59%) Tester
5 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Agile Tester
9 5 (5.15%) Automation Tester
9 5 (5.15%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Consultant
11 3 (3.09%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 2 (2.06%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.99%) HTML
2 30 (30.93%) .NET
3 20 (20.62%) jQuery
4 19 (19.59%) CSS
5 18 (18.56%) NHibernate
5 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
5 18 (18.56%) JSON
5 18 (18.56%) Entity Framework
5 18 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (15.46%) Gherkin
7 14 (14.43%) XML
8 11 (11.34%) Web Services
9 9 (9.28%) J2EE
10 3 (3.09%) SOAP
10 3 (3.09%) REST
11 2 (2.06%) Ajax
12 1 (1.03%) Java EE
12 1 (1.03%) Spring MVC
12 1 (1.03%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) W3C
4 1 (1.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.06%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Solaris
5 1 (1.03%) Fedora
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.02%) TDD
3 26 (26.80%) BDD
4 20 (20.62%) MVC
5 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
5 18 (18.56%) OO
6 16 (16.49%) Scrum
6 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.46%) Test Management
7 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
8 14 (14.43%) Automation Testing
8 14 (14.43%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
10 11 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (11.34%) Manual Testing
11 9 (9.28%) ETL
11 9 (9.28%) Software Testing
11 9 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (8.25%) Performance Testing
13 7 (7.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) SQL
2 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.96%) C#
4 25 (25.77%) Java
5 12 (12.37%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.15%) PHP
7 4 (4.12%) Ruby
8 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.06%) Python
8 2 (2.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.03%) VBScript
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (1.03%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) ISEB
2 6 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) HL7
2 1 (1.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.15%) Puppet
3 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) logstash
4 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.03%) yum
4 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) Tableau
3 7 (7.22%) BEA
3 7 (7.22%) hybris
3 7 (7.22%) IBM
3 7 (7.22%) ATG
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.09%) HP
7 2 (2.06%) VMware
8 1 (1.03%) Telerik
8 1 (1.03%) Google
8 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.03%) Sun
8 1 (1.03%) Splunk
8 1 (1.03%) Percona
8 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.03%) SaltStack
Yorkshire
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Rate: 375-425 Per Day
Posted: 26 days ago