The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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
West Midlands > Coventry
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.81% 0.97% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.53% 5.63% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.66%  
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 71 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 7.69% 17.19% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 92 62
Coventry median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
10th Percentile £283 £313 £257
90th Percentile £538 £463 £436
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £330
% change year-on-year +11.76% +28.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Coventry median hourly rate - £40.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +68.42%  
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year +32.00% -18.28%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Coventry

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Route 53
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) GitHub
6 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Docker
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) People Management

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 1 (14.29%) GoCD
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CODA
2 1 (14.29%) Google