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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 62 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 91 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.18% 1.72% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.40% 9.00% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 19
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £453 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
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
469 600 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.40% 19.13% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 404 209
Median daily rate £401 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.04% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +48 77 £400 +40.35% 19
South Yorkshire -3 7 £450 +36.36%
North Yorkshire -1 5 £388 +1.97% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 111 (70.25%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (67.09%) Java
3 81 (51.27%) Cucumber
4 58 (36.71%) WebDriver
5 56 (35.44%) Jenkins
6 55 (34.81%) TDD
7 53 (33.54%) Scrum
8 50 (31.65%) Test Automation
9 48 (30.38%) BDD
10 46 (29.11%) Scala
11 43 (27.22%) JIRA
12 42 (26.58%) Automation Testing
13 36 (22.78%) JSON
14 35 (22.15%) HTML
15 34 (21.52%) Linux
15 34 (21.52%) Spring
15 34 (21.52%) Test Scripting
16 32 (20.25%) Python
16 32 (20.25%) Ruby
17 31 (19.62%) QA
18 29 (18.35%) Puppet
18 29 (18.35%) NoSQL
19 27 (17.09%) MongoDB
20 26 (16.46%) RESTful
21 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
22 24 (15.19%) SoapUI
23 23 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (14.56%) Automated Testing
24 22 (13.92%) Open Source
24 22 (13.92%) ISEB

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 (13.29%) Confluence
2 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) LiveCycle
3 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Kentico
4 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.90%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.90%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.90%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.63%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.63%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.86%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
1 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.35%) NoSQL
2 27 (17.09%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.27%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (51.27%) Cucumber
2 58 (36.71%) WebDriver
3 56 (35.44%) Jenkins
4 43 (27.22%) JIRA
5 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
6 24 (15.19%) SoapUI
7 16 (10.13%) HP UFT
7 16 (10.13%) Maven
8 15 (9.49%) JMeter
9 13 (8.23%) JUnit
10 11 (6.96%) Subversion
11 8 (5.06%) LoadRunner
11 8 (5.06%) RSpec
12 7 (4.43%) EasyMock
12 7 (4.43%) jMock
12 7 (4.43%) Mockito
12 7 (4.43%) Spock
12 7 (4.43%) Vagrant
13 6 (3.80%) Ant
13 6 (3.80%) Grunt
General
1 13 (8.23%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Retail
3 6 (3.80%) Games
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (23.42%) Analyst
2 35 (22.15%) Test Analyst
3 33 (20.89%) Tester
4 32 (20.25%) Developer
5 27 (17.09%) Automation Tester
6 22 (13.92%) Java Developer
6 22 (13.92%) Test Engineer
7 17 (10.76%) Automation Test Analyst
8 16 (10.13%) Architect
8 16 (10.13%) Technical Architect
9 14 (8.86%) Developer in Test
9 14 (8.86%) Selenium Tester
9 14 (8.86%) Test Automation Engineer
10 13 (8.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 12 (7.59%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 9 (5.70%) Agile Test Analyst
12 9 (5.70%) QA Engineer
13 8 (5.06%) Java Automation Tester
13 8 (5.06%) QA Test Engineer
14 7 (4.43%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.78%) JSON
2 35 (22.15%) HTML
3 34 (21.52%) Spring
4 26 (16.46%) RESTful
5 21 (13.29%) HTML5
6 20 (12.66%) Django
6 20 (12.66%) Play Framework
7 18 (11.39%) XML
8 14 (8.86%) Gherkin
9 10 (6.33%) SOAP
10 9 (5.70%) Web Services
11 8 (5.06%) REST
12 6 (3.80%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.16%) .NET
14 4 (2.53%) Hibernate
14 4 (2.53%) Node.js
14 4 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (2.53%) React
14 4 (2.53%) Spring Boot
14 4 (2.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Social Media
2 10 (6.33%) User Experience
3 6 (3.80%) Tandem
4 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.52%) Linux
2 18 (11.39%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (70.25%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.81%) TDD
3 53 (33.54%) Scrum
4 50 (31.65%) Test Automation
5 48 (30.38%) BDD
6 42 (26.58%) Automation Testing
7 34 (21.52%) Test Scripting
8 23 (14.56%) Automated Testing
8 23 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (13.92%) Open Source
10 21 (13.29%) Kanban
10 21 (13.29%) Microservices
11 18 (11.39%) Functional Testing
12 16 (10.13%) Performance Testing
12 16 (10.13%) SDLC
13 14 (8.86%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.23%) Software Testing
14 13 (8.23%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.96%) Integration Testing
15 11 (6.96%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (67.09%) Java
2 46 (29.11%) Scala
3 32 (20.25%) Python
3 32 (20.25%) Ruby
4 21 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.29%) SQL
5 20 (12.66%) C#
6 9 (5.70%) Groovy
7 8 (5.06%) Clojure
8 7 (4.43%) C
9 4 (2.53%) PHP
9 4 (2.53%) VB
10 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.27%) VBScript
12 1 (0.63%) ES6
12 1 (0.63%) Jython
12 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (13.92%) ISEB
2 18 (11.39%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.62%) QA
2 5 (3.16%) SDET
3 3 (1.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (18.35%) Puppet
2 20 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.96%) HP
2 8 (5.06%) Oracle
3 3 (1.90%) SAP
4 2 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (0.63%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.63%) Calypso
5 1 (0.63%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.63%) IBM
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.63%) Rally
5 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.63%) Splunk
5 1 (0.63%) Temenos
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