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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 45 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 117 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.03% 1.05% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.59% 9.51% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 23 15
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
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
496 284 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.07% 11.07% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 193 161
Average daily rate £425 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +51 101 £425 +30.76% 25
South Yorkshire -6 6 £343 +1.48% 6
North Yorkshire - 5 - - 5
Humberside - 1 - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (78.09%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (43.82%) Cucumber
3 75 (42.13%) JIRA
4 73 (41.01%) Java
5 65 (36.52%) Jenkins
6 50 (28.09%) Linux
7 47 (26.40%) Test Automation
8 46 (25.84%) JMeter
9 45 (25.28%) Confluence
10 41 (23.03%) Puppet
11 40 (22.47%) LoadRunner
12 39 (21.91%) HP UFT
13 37 (20.79%) QA
14 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
14 36 (20.22%) DevOps
15 34 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
15 34 (19.10%) C#
15 34 (19.10%) TDD
15 34 (19.10%) Security Cleared
16 33 (18.54%) Test Scripting
17 32 (17.98%) HP
18 31 (17.42%) .NET
18 31 (17.42%) Scrum
19 29 (16.29%) Git (software)
19 29 (16.29%) Ruby
19 29 (16.29%) BDD
20 28 (15.73%) Functional Testing
20 28 (15.73%) Maven
20 28 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (15.17%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 45 (25.28%) Confluence
2 22 (12.36%) OpenStack
3 14 (7.87%) Node.js
4 13 (7.30%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.18%) JBoss
6 9 (5.06%) Apache
7 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.93%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.12%) Moodle
9 2 (1.12%) nginx
10 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.56%) Jetty
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.18%) PaaS
3 10 (5.62%) IaaS
3 10 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.80%) SNMP
2 8 (4.49%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) IMAP
4 1 (0.56%) IPsec
4 1 (0.56%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.56%) SMTP
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.49%) MySQL
5 7 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.12%) Redis
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 78 (43.82%) Cucumber
2 75 (42.13%) JIRA
3 65 (36.52%) Jenkins
4 46 (25.84%) JMeter
5 40 (22.47%) LoadRunner
6 39 (21.91%) HP UFT
7 29 (16.29%) Git (software)
8 28 (15.73%) Maven
9 27 (15.17%) WebDriver
10 26 (14.61%) Appium
11 22 (12.36%) JUnit
11 22 (12.36%) Mocha
11 22 (12.36%) SonarQube
12 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
13 11 (6.18%) Subversion
14 10 (5.62%) Ant
14 10 (5.62%) NUnit
14 10 (5.62%) SoapUI
14 10 (5.62%) SpecFlow
15 9 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (10.67%) Finance
2 7 (3.93%) Publishing
3 5 (2.81%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Legal
4 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Front Office
5 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (21.91%) Analyst
1 39 (21.91%) Test Analyst
2 36 (20.22%) Tester
3 29 (16.29%) Developer
4 28 (15.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (15.73%) Test Leader
5 21 (11.80%) Automation Tester
6 12 (6.74%) Agile Test Analyst
6 12 (6.74%) Architect
6 12 (6.74%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Automation Analyst
7 11 (6.18%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (6.18%) Test Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Test Manager
8 10 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.06%) Agile Tester
10 8 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Selenium Tester
11 7 (3.93%) Test Automation Engineer
12 6 (3.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.42%) .NET
2 25 (14.04%) HTML
3 17 (9.55%) REST
4 14 (7.87%) CSS
5 13 (7.30%) XML
6 11 (6.18%) Swagger
7 10 (5.62%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.62%) Gherkin
7 10 (5.62%) PhoneGap
7 10 (5.62%) YAML
8 9 (5.06%) Web Services
9 8 (4.49%) SOAP
10 7 (3.93%) J2EE
10 7 (3.93%) LAMP
11 6 (3.37%) JSON
12 5 (2.81%) Java EE
12 5 (2.81%) Spring
13 4 (2.25%) Express
14 3 (1.69%) JSF
14 3 (1.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.24%) PKI
2 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.12%) e-Learning
2 2 (1.12%) New Media
2 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.56%) CESG
3 1 (0.56%) Clustering
3 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.09%) Linux
2 27 (15.17%) Windows
3 21 (11.80%) Mac OS X
4 18 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.87%) CentOS
5 14 (7.87%) Ubuntu
6 11 (6.18%) Android
7 4 (2.25%) Unix
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) Debian
8 1 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (78.09%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (26.40%) Test Automation
3 36 (20.22%) DevOps
4 34 (19.10%) TDD
5 33 (18.54%) Test Scripting
6 31 (17.42%) Scrum
7 29 (16.29%) BDD
8 28 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (15.73%) Functional Testing
9 25 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
9 25 (14.04%) Test Strategy
10 24 (13.48%) Automation Testing
11 22 (12.36%) Automated Testing
11 22 (12.36%) Configuration Management
12 21 (11.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 20 (11.24%) Network Monitoring
14 18 (10.11%) E-Commerce
15 17 (9.55%) SDLC
16 15 (8.43%) Kanban
17 14 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.01%) Java
2 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
3 34 (19.10%) C#
4 29 (16.29%) Ruby
5 25 (14.04%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.48%) Python
6 24 (13.48%) SQL
7 23 (12.92%) Perl
8 11 (6.18%) C
8 11 (6.18%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.93%) PHP
10 5 (2.81%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.36%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.11%) ISTQB
4 16 (8.99%) ISEB
5 5 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.79%) QA
2 10 (5.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) GPG13
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) WAI
3 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (12.36%) vSphere
2 13 (7.30%) Docker
2 13 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.56%) NFS
3 1 (0.56%) Varnish
3 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (23.03%) Puppet
2 16 (8.99%) Ansible
3 11 (6.18%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.12%) logstash
6 1 (0.56%) Cacti
6 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.56%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (17.98%) HP
2 22 (12.36%) Atlassian
3 17 (9.55%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.30%) Oracle
4 13 (7.30%) VMware
5 10 (5.62%) Google
6 9 (5.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.93%) IBM
8 6 (3.37%) ATG
8 6 (3.37%) BEA
8 6 (3.37%) hybris
9 5 (2.81%) Tableau
10 4 (2.25%) Remedy
11 2 (1.12%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.12%) Telerik
12 1 (0.56%) Dell
12 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.56%) Splunk
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