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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 98 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Selenium 42 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.48% 1.42% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.50% 9.16% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 9
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£321 £305 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +43.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.81% -
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
442 382 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.62% 15.45% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 218 102
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £16.90 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -10 31 £318 +4.09% 5
South Yorkshire -5 8 £350 +43.58% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.09%) SQL
3 42 (51.85%) TDD
4 39 (48.15%) .NET
5 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
6 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
7 34 (41.98%) C#
7 34 (41.98%) HTML
8 33 (40.74%) NUnit
9 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (37.04%) CSS
11 29 (35.80%) Cucumber
12 28 (34.57%) .NET Framework
13 26 (32.10%) JSON
13 26 (32.10%) jQuery
13 26 (32.10%) MVC
13 26 (32.10%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (32.10%) Entity Framework
13 26 (32.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (30.86%) Java
14 25 (30.86%) QA
14 25 (30.86%) NHibernate
15 24 (29.63%) OO
15 24 (29.63%) BDD
16 21 (25.93%) SpecFlow
17 18 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
18 17 (20.99%) Scrum
19 14 (17.28%) Web Services

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (3.70%) JBoss
1 3 (3.70%) Apache
1 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.70%) Node.js
2 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) NUnit
2 29 (35.80%) Cucumber
3 26 (32.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 21 (25.93%) SpecFlow
5 18 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
6 14 (17.28%) WebDriver
7 11 (13.58%) Jenkins
8 8 (9.88%) Sahi
8 8 (9.88%) WATIR
9 7 (8.64%) JMeter
10 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (7.41%) LoadRunner
10 6 (7.41%) Subversion
11 5 (6.17%) JUnit
11 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
11 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.94%) NeoLoad
12 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.94%) Maven
12 4 (4.94%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Back Office
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 28 (34.57%) Test Analyst
3 25 (30.86%) Developer
4 24 (29.63%) .NET Developer
5 21 (25.93%) Tester
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Agile Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) QA Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Software Tester
11 2 (2.47%) CRM Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) Build Engineer
11 2 (2.47%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 34 (41.98%) HTML
3 30 (37.04%) CSS
4 28 (34.57%) .NET Framework
5 26 (32.10%) JSON
5 26 (32.10%) jQuery
5 26 (32.10%) Entity Framework
5 26 (32.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (30.86%) NHibernate
7 14 (17.28%) Web Services
8 13 (16.05%) Gherkin
9 12 (14.81%) XML
10 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.64%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.94%) RESTful
12 4 (4.94%) SOAP
13 3 (3.70%) Mustache
13 3 (3.70%) Sass
14 2 (2.47%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) NHS
2 3 (3.70%) W3C
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (51.85%) TDD
3 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (32.10%) MVC
5 24 (29.63%) OO
5 24 (29.63%) BDD
6 17 (20.99%) Scrum
7 14 (17.28%) Automated Testing
7 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
7 14 (17.28%) Automation Testing
8 12 (14.81%) Manual Testing
8 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (14.81%) Performance Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Open Source
10 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.41%) Stress Testing
12 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.17%) Web Development
13 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) SQL
2 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
3 34 (41.98%) C#
4 25 (30.86%) Java
5 7 (8.64%) Ruby
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.47%) VBScript
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) ISEB
1 7 (8.64%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (30.86%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) HL7
2 1 (1.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) HP
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.23%) ATG
4 1 (1.23%) hybris
4 1 (1.23%) BEA
4 1 (1.23%) IBM