Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 47 70
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 27 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.93% 3.12% 2.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.39% 20.35% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 32
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £316 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% -13.95% -8.13%
10th Percentile £194 £263 £228
90th Percentile £438 £421 £426
East of England median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 218 172 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.57% 15.34% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 89 167
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £261
90th Percentile £488 £439 £508
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37.00 £32.50 £37.35
90th Percentile £100.00 £46.10 £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +3.53%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 12 £413 +13.79% 3
Peterborough -10 11 £350 +16.67% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £175 -
Selenium
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Test Automation
3 19 (70.37%) BDD
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) Java
5 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (48.15%) Cucumber
7 12 (44.44%) RESTful
7 12 (44.44%) JMeter
7 12 (44.44%) Finance
7 12 (44.44%) C#
7 12 (44.44%) TeamCity
7 12 (44.44%) JIRA
8 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
8 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
9 10 (37.04%) ATDD
9 10 (37.04%) WebDriver
9 10 (37.04%) Spring
9 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
10 9 (33.33%) Manual Testing
10 9 (33.33%) QA
10 9 (33.33%) Atlassian
10 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 9 (33.33%) Confluence
10 9 (33.33%) User Stories
11 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
11 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
11 8 (29.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (29.63%) Retail

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (33.33%) Confluence
1 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) BrowserStack
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Cucumber
2 12 (44.44%) JIRA
2 12 (44.44%) JMeter
2 12 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
4 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) WebDriver
5 8 (29.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (22.22%) JUnit
6 6 (22.22%) NUnit
7 5 (18.52%) Appium
7 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
7 5 (18.52%) Gradle
8 4 (14.81%) JBehave
8 4 (14.81%) Maven
8 4 (14.81%) SoapUI
9 3 (11.11%) FitNesse
9 3 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (11.11%) Robot Framework
10 2 (7.41%) RSpec
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum Master
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) RESTful
2 10 (37.04%) Spring
3 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 5 (18.52%) Velocity
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) WebdriverIO
6 2 (7.41%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Test Automation
3 19 (70.37%) BDD
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
7 10 (37.04%) ATDD
8 9 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 9 (33.33%) User Stories
9 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
10 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
10 7 (25.93%) SDET
10 7 (25.93%) SDLC
11 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing
12 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 5 (18.52%) Non-Functional Testing
13 4 (14.81%) Component Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
2 2 (7.41%) WSO2
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle