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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 90 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 47 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 1.45% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.19% 10.09% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 14
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£325 £305 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
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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
420 337 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.26% 14.42% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 192 134
Average daily rate £335 £320 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £16.90 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -8 38 £328 +5.64% 8
South Yorkshire -9 5 £375 +53.84% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 74 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (58.70%) SQL
3 50 (54.35%) TDD
4 47 (51.09%) .NET
5 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
6 39 (42.39%) C#
6 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
7 38 (41.30%) HTML
8 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
8 37 (40.22%) NUnit
9 34 (36.96%) CSS
10 32 (34.78%) .NET Framework
11 31 (33.70%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (33.70%) Cucumber
11 31 (33.70%) BDD
12 30 (32.61%) Rhino Mocks
12 30 (32.61%) Entity Framework
12 30 (32.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (32.61%) JSON
12 30 (32.61%) jQuery
12 30 (32.61%) MVC
13 29 (31.52%) Java
13 29 (31.52%) QA
13 29 (31.52%) NHibernate
14 28 (30.43%) OO
15 22 (23.91%) SpecFlow
16 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
17 19 (20.65%) HP UFT
18 18 (19.57%) Scrum

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (3.26%) JBoss
1 3 (3.26%) Apache
1 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.26%) Node.js
2 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.09%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) PaaS
2 2 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.26%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (40.22%) NUnit
2 31 (33.70%) Cucumber
3 30 (32.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (23.91%) SpecFlow
5 19 (20.65%) HP UFT
6 18 (19.57%) WebDriver
7 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
8 9 (9.78%) Sahi
8 9 (9.78%) WATIR
9 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (8.70%) SoapUI
10 7 (7.61%) JMeter
11 6 (6.52%) LoadRunner
12 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
12 5 (5.43%) Subversion
12 5 (5.43%) JUnit
13 4 (4.35%) Maven
13 4 (4.35%) JIRA
13 4 (4.35%) NeoLoad
14 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Back Office
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Analyst
2 33 (35.87%) Test Analyst
3 29 (31.52%) Developer
4 27 (29.35%) .NET Developer
5 19 (20.65%) Tester
6 10 (10.87%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Agile Tester
8 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.43%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Performance Tester
11 2 (2.17%) Software Tester
11 2 (2.17%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.09%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) HTML
3 34 (36.96%) CSS
4 32 (34.78%) .NET Framework
5 30 (32.61%) JSON
5 30 (32.61%) jQuery
5 30 (32.61%) Entity Framework
5 30 (32.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (31.52%) NHibernate
7 17 (18.48%) Web Services
8 15 (16.30%) XML
9 14 (15.22%) Gherkin
10 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.43%) SOAP
12 5 (5.43%) RESTful
13 3 (3.26%) Mustache
13 3 (3.26%) Sass
14 2 (2.17%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) NHS
2 3 (3.26%) W3C
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (54.35%) TDD
3 31 (33.70%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (33.70%) BDD
4 30 (32.61%) MVC
5 28 (30.43%) OO
6 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 18 (19.57%) Scrum
8 16 (17.39%) Automated Testing
9 14 (15.22%) Automation Testing
10 13 (14.13%) Performance Testing
11 12 (13.04%) Manual Testing
12 11 (11.96%) Open Source
13 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.70%) Test Scripting
15 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
16 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
16 6 (6.52%) Stress Testing
17 5 (5.43%) Web Development
17 5 (5.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) SQL
2 39 (42.39%) C#
2 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.52%) Java
4 8 (8.70%) Ruby
5 4 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.17%) VBScript
6 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.09%) C
7 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) ISEB
1 8 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.52%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) HL7
2 1 (1.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Puppet
1 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) HP
3 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.09%) ATG
4 1 (1.09%) hybris
4 1 (1.09%) BEA
4 1 (1.09%) IBM
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