Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.43% 4.21% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 26.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Bedford median daily rate £400 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -7.41% +20.54%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70% +20.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.00% 15.79% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Bedford median daily rate £388 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.93% +13.55% +38.39%
10th Percentile £316 £263 £321
90th Percentile £400 £450 £438
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.22 £50.78 £48.06
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.67% +19.50%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Bedford

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Selenium in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft