Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - +28 +21
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 0 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.69% - 5.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.88% - 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 28
Devon median daily rate £400 - £325
10th Percentile £375 - £309
90th Percentile £425 - £533
South West median daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Devon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 103 84 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.88% 18.10% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 132
Devon median daily rate £425 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.54% +14.77%
10th Percentile £239 £263 £305
90th Percentile £500 £506 £515
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 1
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% -1.72% +14.47%
10th Percentile £31.38 £22.11 £41.75
90th Percentile £41.38 £49.08 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Devon

Selenium
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

Selenium
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Exeter - 1 £390 -
Plymouth - 1 £400 - 1
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

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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 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java