The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 84 143
Rank change year-on-year +15 +59  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 106 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.24% 2.42% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.82% 13.87% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 50
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
10th Percentile £363 £322 £313
90th Percentile £548 £555 £541
London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £45.00
London median hourly rate - - £45.00

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 670 584 733
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.50% 17.47% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1280 1185 1456
City of London median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +2.77%  
10th Percentile £350 £319 £313
90th Percentile £613 £575 £625
London median daily rate £488 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
City of London median hourly rate - - £45.00
London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.63 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.30% +34.23%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 136 (77.71%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (50.29%) Test Automation
3 62 (35.43%) SQL
4 61 (34.86%) Java
5 57 (32.57%) TDD
5 57 (32.57%) AngularJS
6 54 (30.86%) BDD
7 53 (30.29%) C#
8 52 (29.71%) Cucumber
9 51 (29.14%) Finance
10 50 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 48 (27.43%) .NET
11 48 (27.43%) WebDriver
12 46 (26.29%) Kanban
13 45 (25.71%) JIRA
14 42 (24.00%) MVC
14 42 (24.00%) Scrum
15 40 (22.86%) Node.js
16 38 (21.71%) React
16 38 (21.71%) HTML
16 38 (21.71%) Banking
16 38 (21.71%) Retail
17 35 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (18.86%) ASP.NET
18 33 (18.86%) E-Commerce
19 32 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (17.71%) Mentoring
20 31 (17.71%) CSS
21 30 (17.14%) QA
22 29 (16.57%) JIRA Agile

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (4.57%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.00%) Mule
2 7 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.29%) CMS
3 4 (2.29%) Confluence
3 4 (2.29%) JBoss
4 3 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.71%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (0.57%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.57%) Jetty
5 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.71%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Sonata
2 1 (0.57%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) GitHub
2 7 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.29%) BrowserStack
5 3 (1.71%) Google Play
6 2 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.14%) vREST
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) IaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.43%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.57%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.00%) Big Data
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.43%) MySQL
5 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.71%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.57%) QlikView
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (29.71%) Cucumber
2 48 (27.43%) WebDriver
3 45 (25.71%) JIRA
4 29 (16.57%) JIRA Agile
5 26 (14.86%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.57%) Maven
7 14 (8.00%) JUnit
7 14 (8.00%) Protractor
7 14 (8.00%) SpecFlow
8 11 (6.29%) Git (software)
8 11 (6.29%) gulp
9 10 (5.71%) Visual Studio
10 9 (5.14%) Appium
11 8 (4.57%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.00%) Jasmine
12 7 (4.00%) Mockito
13 6 (3.43%) Ant
13 6 (3.43%) EasyMock
14 5 (2.86%) Mocha
14 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (29.14%) Finance
2 38 (21.71%) Banking
2 38 (21.71%) Retail
3 13 (7.43%) Front Office
4 11 (6.29%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.14%) Advertising
6 6 (3.43%) Games
7 5 (2.86%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.71%) Law
8 3 (1.71%) Marketing
9 2 (1.14%) International Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (54.29%) Developer
2 37 (21.14%) Angular Developer
3 26 (14.86%) Analyst
3 26 (14.86%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (10.86%) Test Analyst
5 17 (9.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (9.14%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.57%) Tester
8 14 (8.00%) QA Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Python Developer
9 13 (7.43%) Test Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Automation Tester
10 12 (6.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 10 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
12 9 (5.14%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (5.14%) HTML CSS Developer
12 9 (5.14%) HTML Developer
12 9 (5.14%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.57%) AngularJS
2 48 (27.43%) .NET
3 40 (22.86%) Node.js
4 38 (21.71%) HTML
4 38 (21.71%) React
5 33 (18.86%) ASP.NET
6 32 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (17.71%) CSS
8 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (13.71%) HTML5
9 24 (13.71%) SOAP
10 22 (12.57%) jQuery
11 19 (10.86%) REST
12 18 (10.29%) Spring
13 17 (9.71%) CSS3
13 17 (9.71%) JSON
14 14 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (6.86%) RESTful
15 12 (6.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.00%) User Experience
2 17 (9.71%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (6.29%) Fixed Income
4 11 (6.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.29%) Fintech
7 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.71%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.71%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Contactless
9 1 (0.57%) Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.57%) iPad
9 1 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.00%) Linux
2 11 (6.29%) Unix
3 9 (5.14%) Android
3 9 (5.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (77.71%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (50.29%) Test Automation
3 57 (32.57%) TDD
4 54 (30.86%) BDD
5 46 (26.29%) Kanban
6 42 (24.00%) MVC
6 42 (24.00%) Scrum
7 35 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (18.86%) E-Commerce
9 31 (17.71%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.71%) Test Strategy
10 17 (9.71%) Web Development
11 15 (8.57%) Microservices
11 15 (8.57%) OO
11 15 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 15 (8.57%) Test Scripting
11 15 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 14 (8.00%) Analytics
13 13 (7.43%) DevOps
13 13 (7.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.43%) SQL
2 61 (34.86%) Java
3 53 (30.29%) C#
4 50 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.71%) Python
6 12 (6.86%) R
7 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.43%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.43%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.43%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.86%) Ruby
11 3 (1.71%) C
12 2 (1.14%) ES6
12 2 (1.14%) Go
12 2 (1.14%) Scala
12 2 (1.14%) VBA
13 1 (0.57%) C++
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.43%) Degree
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.29%) ISEB
5 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.14%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.14%) Ansible
2 2 (1.14%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (4.57%) Oracle
2 7 (4.00%) Telerik
3 6 (3.43%) Google
4 5 (2.86%) Apple
4 5 (2.86%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.71%) Adobe
5 3 (1.71%) HP
5 3 (1.71%) Marketo
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.14%) CA
6 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.14%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.57%) ATG
7 1 (0.57%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.57%) Calypso
7 1 (0.57%) Canoo
7 1 (0.57%) Murex
7 1 (0.57%) New Relic
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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