Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 70 106
Rank change year-on-year +5 +36 +18
Contract jobs citing Selenium 87 78 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.19% 2.52% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.19% 15.48% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 44 30
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.92% +9.71%
10th Percentile £315 £316 £324
90th Percentile £475 £488 £493
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £47.50 £52.00
% change year-on-year -31.58% -8.65% +94.39%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 506 504 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.58% 16.29% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 321 324
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +88.89%
10th Percentile £27.63 £40.50 £39.85
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.72 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.19%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Northamptonshire +22 42 £380 -10.59% 4
Nottinghamshire -13 26 £425 +6.25% 9
Leicestershire +21 13 £350 -9.68% 12
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 65 (74.71%) Test Automation
2 60 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (59.77%) Java
4 44 (50.57%) Jenkins
5 39 (44.83%) Cucumber
6 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
7 34 (39.08%) Node.js
8 31 (35.63%) AngularJS
8 31 (35.63%) Scrum
9 26 (29.89%) JIRA
9 26 (29.89%) BDD
9 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
10 25 (28.74%) TDD
11 24 (27.59%) Maven
12 23 (26.44%) HTML
13 22 (25.29%) JUnit
13 22 (25.29%) CSS
13 22 (25.29%) Subversion
14 21 (24.14%) jQuery
15 20 (22.99%) Web Services
15 20 (22.99%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (21.84%) HTML5
16 19 (21.84%) C#
16 19 (21.84%) Finance
17 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (19.54%) Spring
19 16 (18.39%) Bitbucket
19 16 (18.39%) DevOps
20 15 (17.24%) REST
21 14 (16.09%) SoapUI

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.20%) Confluence
3 6 (6.90%) JBoss
4 4 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.15%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.34%) npm
3 6 (6.90%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.60%) Tricentis Tosca
5 3 (3.45%) IaaS
5 3 (3.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.05%) Blockchain
3 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.30%) NuoDB
6 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.30%) Redis
7 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (50.57%) Jenkins
2 39 (44.83%) Cucumber
3 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
3 26 (29.89%) JIRA
4 24 (27.59%) Maven
5 22 (25.29%) JUnit
5 22 (25.29%) Subversion
6 16 (18.39%) Bitbucket
7 14 (16.09%) SoapUI
8 13 (14.94%) HP UFT
9 12 (13.79%) Protractor
10 11 (12.64%) WebDriver
11 10 (11.49%) CA Release Automation
12 9 (10.34%) Gradle
13 8 (9.20%) Jasmine
13 8 (9.20%) LoadUI
14 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio Code
14 7 (8.05%) WebStorm
15 5 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (5.75%) QUnit
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Tester
3 22 (25.29%) Automation Tester
3 22 (25.29%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Selenium Tester
5 10 (11.49%) Developer in Test
5 10 (11.49%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 9 (10.34%) Agile Tester
6 9 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Test Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Test Automation Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Agile Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Angular Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Java Automation Tester
10 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.60%) QA Tester
11 4 (4.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) Node.js
2 31 (35.63%) AngularJS
3 23 (26.44%) HTML
4 22 (25.29%) CSS
5 21 (24.14%) jQuery
6 20 (22.99%) Web Services
7 19 (21.84%) HTML5
8 17 (19.54%) Spring
9 15 (17.24%) REST
10 14 (16.09%) Ajax
11 11 (12.64%) J2EE
11 11 (12.64%) React
11 11 (12.64%) Spring Boot
11 11 (12.64%) Swagger
12 10 (11.49%) CSS3
13 9 (10.34%) Spring Security
13 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (9.20%) SOAP
15 7 (8.05%) .NET
15 7 (8.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.75%) Fintech
4 4 (4.60%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.45%) User Experience
6 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.15%) IVR
7 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Solaris
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (74.71%) Test Automation
2 60 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.63%) Scrum
4 26 (29.89%) BDD
5 25 (28.74%) TDD
6 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (18.39%) DevOps
8 14 (16.09%) Pair Programming
9 13 (14.94%) Front End Development
10 11 (12.64%) OO
10 11 (12.64%) Open Source
11 10 (11.49%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (11.49%) Kanban
12 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (6.90%) Microservices
14 6 (6.90%) Release Management
15 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
15 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.77%) Java
2 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.84%) C#
4 14 (16.09%) Python
5 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.05%) SQL
6 7 (8.05%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.60%) ActionScript
7 4 (4.60%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (2.30%) Groovy
8 2 (2.30%) Java 8
8 2 (2.30%) Jython
9 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.90%) ISEB
3 6 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (22.99%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (14.94%) Puppet
3 5 (5.75%) Ansible
3 5 (5.75%) Terraform
4 4 (4.60%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.60%) OpenView
4 4 (4.60%) SCOM
4 4 (4.60%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) HP
3 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.75%) Google
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.45%) Twitter
6 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.30%) Splunk
7 1 (1.15%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) SAP