The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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.

Selenium
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.62% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +33.20% -1.66%  

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 Devon with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 67 54 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 25.09% 28.27% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 22
Median daily rate £380 £430 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.62% +11.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £355 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Devon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 13 £350 -
Plymouth - 1 £630 -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 14 (87.50%) Java
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (62.50%) ISEB
3 10 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (12.50%) Calabash
7 2 (12.50%) Spock
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) Groovy
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) JIRA
8 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) Python

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Calabash
3 2 (12.50%) Spock
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) NeoLoad
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Groovy
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) ISEB
1 10 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared