Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 89 118
Rank change year-on-year +2 +29 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 199 162 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.83% 2.63% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.50% 14.78% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 125 85
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £378 £363 £328
90th Percentile £588 £575 £595
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £50.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,474 1,096 962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.00% 17.77% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,197 874 775
City of London median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £373 £326 £313
90th Percentile £648 £625 £601
Central London median daily rate £500 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
City of London median hourly rate £65.00 - £47.00
10th Percentile £27.40 - £33.05
90th Percentile £70.22 - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £65.00 - £47.00

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

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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

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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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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

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Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Moorgate - 1 £400 -
Selenium
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 144 (72.36%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (60.80%) Test Automation
3 85 (42.71%) Cucumber
4 79 (39.70%) Java
5 76 (38.19%) JavaScript
6 68 (34.17%) BDD
7 64 (32.16%) Banking
7 64 (32.16%) QA
8 60 (30.15%) Finance
9 58 (29.15%) JIRA
10 53 (26.63%) MVC
11 51 (25.63%) C#
12 50 (25.13%) SQL
13 49 (24.62%) Jenkins
14 48 (24.12%) DevOps
14 48 (24.12%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (23.12%) TDD
15 46 (23.12%) WebDriver
16 43 (21.61%) Ruby
16 43 (21.61%) Git (software)
17 42 (21.11%) HTML
17 42 (21.11%) Node.js
18 41 (20.60%) CSS
19 36 (18.09%) Scrum
19 36 (18.09%) Docker
20 34 (17.09%) User Experience
20 34 (17.09%) .NET
21 33 (16.58%) Python
22 30 (15.08%) RESTful
22 30 (15.08%) Maven

Selenium
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 15 (7.54%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (6.03%) Confluence
3 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.01%) JBoss
5 3 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.01%) Anypoint
6 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
7 1 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Jetty
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (8.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 16 (8.04%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.05%) npm
3 13 (6.53%) BrowserStack
4 11 (5.53%) GitHub
5 9 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (4.02%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (2.01%) vREST
8 2 (1.01%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.50%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) PaaS
9 1 (0.50%) SaaS
9 1 (0.50%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) Firewall
2 7 (3.52%) SMS
3 3 (1.51%) AMQP
4 2 (1.01%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.02%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.51%) Big Data
4 4 (2.01%) MySQL
5 3 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.51%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.01%) Redis
7 1 (0.50%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.50%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (42.71%) Cucumber
2 58 (29.15%) JIRA
3 49 (24.62%) Jenkins
4 46 (23.12%) WebDriver
5 43 (21.61%) Git (software)
6 30 (15.08%) Maven
7 27 (13.57%) TeamCity
8 26 (13.07%) SpecFlow
9 23 (11.56%) Jasmine
10 21 (10.55%) JMeter
11 18 (9.05%) Appium
12 17 (8.54%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (8.04%) Axure RP
13 16 (8.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 13 (6.53%) Liquibase
15 12 (6.03%) JUnit
15 12 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (5.53%) SoapUI
17 10 (5.03%) gulp
18 9 (4.52%) TestNG
General
1 64 (32.16%) Banking
2 60 (30.15%) Finance
3 26 (13.07%) Retail
4 23 (11.56%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.02%) Front Office
5 6 (3.02%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.01%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (37.69%) Developer
2 32 (16.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (12.06%) Angular Developer
4 21 (10.55%) Analyst
5 19 (9.55%) QA Engineer
5 19 (9.55%) Test Analyst
5 19 (9.55%) Tester
6 16 (8.04%) Java Engineer
7 15 (7.54%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.54%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (7.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 15 (7.54%) Test Engineer
8 13 (6.53%) Automation Tester
8 13 (6.53%) Integration Engineer
8 13 (6.53%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.53%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.53%) UI Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Developer in Test
11 10 (5.03%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.11%) HTML
1 42 (21.11%) Node.js
2 41 (20.60%) CSS
3 34 (17.09%) .NET
4 30 (15.08%) RESTful
5 29 (14.57%) AngularJS
5 29 (14.57%) HTML5
6 28 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (13.07%) CSS3
8 25 (12.56%) Spring
9 23 (11.56%) React
9 23 (11.56%) Web Services
10 19 (9.55%) Gherkin
11 18 (9.05%) ASP.NET
12 17 (8.54%) SOAP
13 16 (8.04%) REST
14 15 (7.54%) Spring MVC
15 13 (6.53%) Sass
15 13 (6.53%) XML
16 12 (6.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.09%) User Experience
2 13 (6.53%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.02%) Fintech
4 8 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.01%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.51%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.51%) PDA
8 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.01%) PKI
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.56%) Unix
2 21 (10.55%) Linux
3 10 (5.03%) Android
4 6 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.02%) Windows
5 1 (0.50%) CentOS
5 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.50%) Solaris
5 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (72.36%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (60.80%) Test Automation
3 68 (34.17%) BDD
4 53 (26.63%) MVC
5 48 (24.12%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (24.12%) DevOps
6 46 (23.12%) TDD
7 36 (18.09%) Scrum
8 28 (14.07%) API Testing
9 23 (11.56%) Mentoring
9 23 (11.56%) Release Management
10 22 (11.06%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.55%) Microservices
12 20 (10.05%) Kanban
13 19 (9.55%) Regression Testing
14 18 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (9.05%) Pair Programming
15 17 (8.54%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.54%) E-Commerce
15 17 (8.54%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 79 (39.70%) Java
2 76 (38.19%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.63%) C#
4 50 (25.13%) SQL
5 43 (21.61%) Ruby
6 33 (16.58%) Python
7 15 (7.54%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.03%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.01%) Scala
12 3 (1.51%) C
12 3 (1.51%) C++
12 3 (1.51%) Go
12 3 (1.51%) Groovy
12 3 (1.51%) R
13 2 (1.01%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.02%) Degree
3 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.01%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.51%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.51%) ISEB
5 3 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (32.16%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Kubernetes
2 15 (7.54%) Puppet
3 14 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (6.53%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (2.51%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.51%) Ansible
7 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.01%) WMI
8 1 (0.50%) Automic
8 1 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.50%) Kibana
8 1 (0.50%) logstash
8 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.55%) Splunk
2 17 (8.54%) Adobe
3 15 (7.54%) AppDynamics
4 6 (3.02%) Oracle
5 5 (2.51%) HP
5 5 (2.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.01%) IBM
7 3 (1.51%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.01%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.01%) New Relic
9 1 (0.50%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.50%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore