Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 52
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.72% 2.44% 3.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.01% 14.29% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 29
Cambridge median daily rate £413 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -2.03% -7.50%
10th Percentile £168 £276 £221
90th Percentile £483 £424 £426
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £316 £368
% change year-on-year +10.67% -13.95% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 109 105 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.62% 17.05% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 141
Cambridge median daily rate £394 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £258
90th Percentile £491 £471 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £36.63 - £39.45
90th Percentile £86.13 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Cambridge

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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 20 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) JMeter
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) SDET
6 4 (33.33%) Appium
6 4 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 4 (33.33%) BrowserStack
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) BrowserStack
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) JMeter
1 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (33.33%) Appium
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) JBehave
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) NUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Robot Framework
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (8.33%) Velocity
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SDET
6 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) WSO2