Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 18 July 2018 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.79% 2.07% 2.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.15% 12.50% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 21
Cambridge median daily rate £420 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -17.58% -
10th Percentile £350 £163 £313
90th Percentile £439 £438 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £340 £388
% change year-on-year -4.41% -12.26% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £45.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 135 104 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.02% 16.53% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 113
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £267
90th Percentile £518 £503 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -15.00% +164.71%
10th Percentile £19.70 £35.13 £32.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £46.95 £49.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £36.88 £39.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -6.65% -5.95% +27.27%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Cambridge

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Cambridge

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Redis
4 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) Microservices
4 4 (36.36%) React
4 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
4 4 (36.36%) MuleSoft
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Memcached
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) git-flow
4 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
4 4 (36.36%) API Development
5 3 (27.27%) Code Coverage
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Serverless
1 1 (9.09%) vREST
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) git-flow
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) Protractor
4 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) Memcached
2 4 (36.36%) React
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Behat
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) API Development
2 4 (36.36%) Microservices
2 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
3 3 (27.27%) Code Coverage
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) MuleSoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apigee
2 1 (9.09%) WSO2