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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 37 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.39% 1.99% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.36% 16.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +50.03% +0.55%  

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 44 43 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.22% 12.22% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Selenium as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (42.86%) CRM
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (14.29%) CODA
7 1 (14.29%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 1 (14.29%) DevOps
7 1 (14.29%) Test Planning

Selenium
Top Related 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 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CODA