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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 106 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 1.68% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.36% 13.77% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 20
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£310 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £389
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 £36.25 - £22.50
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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
283 276 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.66% 12.17% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 147 147
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £34.93 £20.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.40% -14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £20.50 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £20.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -32 11 £318 -15.33% 10
North Yorkshire -3 5 £223 - 2
South Yorkshire +3 2 £338 +43.61% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 14 (31.11%) BDD
6 13 (28.89%) Automation Testing
7 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 12 (26.67%) QA
7 12 (26.67%) TDD
7 12 (26.67%) Scrum
8 10 (22.22%) ISEB
8 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (17.78%) .NET
10 8 (17.78%) SOAP
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
11 7 (15.56%) REST
11 7 (15.56%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (15.56%) MVC
11 7 (15.56%) C#
11 7 (15.56%) User Stories
12 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
12 6 (13.33%) Web Services
12 6 (13.33%) XML
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.33%) JUnit
12 6 (13.33%) SharePoint

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) uiautomator
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.22%) DB2
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) JUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 5 (11.11%) JIRA
4 5 (11.11%) Hudson
4 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 5 (11.11%) MSTest
4 5 (11.11%) JMeter
4 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 2 (4.44%) eggPlant
6 2 (4.44%) Calabash
6 2 (4.44%) Appium
6 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.22%) QUnit
General
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
1 2 (4.44%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
1 20 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Tester
3 10 (22.22%) Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Automated Tester
9 1 (2.22%) CRM Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.22%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.22%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) SOAP
3 7 (15.56%) REST
4 6 (13.33%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) XML
5 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) J2EE
6 4 (8.89%) Spring
6 4 (8.89%) Ajax
7 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Apache Flex
7 3 (6.67%) Spring Integration
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) Android SDK
8 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
8 2 (4.44%) CSS
9 1 (2.22%) JSON
9 1 (2.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
1 3 (6.67%) GIS
1 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) W3C
2 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
2 2 (4.44%) Online Games
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
1 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
1 4 (8.89%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 14 (31.11%) BDD
4 13 (28.89%) Automation Testing
5 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 12 (26.67%) TDD
5 12 (26.67%) Scrum
6 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.56%) MVC
7 7 (15.56%) User Stories
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Test Planning
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Test Management
10 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) ATDD
10 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Java
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) ISEB
2 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
3 1 (2.22%) Telerik
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) ATG
3 1 (2.22%) Kofax
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) BEA
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