Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 52 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 +14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 21 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.87% 1.76% 2.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.07% 11.01% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 11
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £263 £163 £275
90th Percentile £470 £488 £425
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £13.00 -

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 174 109 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.80% 15.96% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 62
Cambridge median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £322 £313 £307
90th Percentile £577 £496 £449
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.00 £43.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +25.36% -27.37%
10th Percentile £32.50 £36.38 £33.25
90th Percentile £44.78 £95.38 £35.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -8.57%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 December 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 16 (76.19%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
4 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 10 (47.62%) HTML5
5 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 7 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) Python
10 5 (23.81%) Internet
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 5 (23.81%) QA
10 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (23.81%) JIRA
10 5 (23.81%) BDD
10 5 (23.81%) Memcached
10 5 (23.81%) Redis
10 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
10 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (23.81%) Microservices
10 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
10 5 (23.81%) MuleSoft
10 5 (23.81%) API Development
10 5 (23.81%) git-flow

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) Apigee
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Serverless
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (23.81%) git-flow
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
5 3 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (14.29%) Protractor
5 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (4.76%) Hudson
6 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.76%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) HTML5
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
3 5 (23.81%) Memcached
3 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
4 4 (19.05%) React
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) LESS
5 3 (14.29%) Sass
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) Grails
6 2 (9.52%) OpenLayers
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Internet of Things
1 4 (19.05%) Smart City
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) API Development
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Design Thinking
4 5 (23.81%) Microservices
4 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) Wireframes
5 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) System Testing
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (9.52%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) MuleSoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) WSO2
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) SAP