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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 May 2022 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 of England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 117 83 79
Rank change year-on-year -34 -4 +32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 30 54
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 1.69% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% 10.79% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 38
10th Percentile £413 £366 £325
25th Percentile £463 £379 £342
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £575 £478 £456
90th Percentile £596 £516 £538
England median daily rate £500 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +13.64% +0.57% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £44.43 - -
25th Percentile £47.33 - -
Median hourly rate £54.31 - -
75th Percentile £60.94 - -
90th Percentile £63.63 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £64.25 £53.13
% change year-on-year -22.18% +20.94% +53.99%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 403 278 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.07% 15.68% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 134 244
10th Percentile £341 £311 £325
25th Percentile £413 £390 £387
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £474 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.54% +5.28% -1.10%
75th Percentile £604 £550 £525
90th Percentile £675 £621 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 18
10th Percentile £42.50 £37.97 £22.30
25th Percentile £48.13 £42.50 £25.76
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £46.25
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.70% -2.63%
75th Percentile £57.25 £52.06 £55.00
90th Percentile £72.70 £56.50 £60.05
England median hourly rate £52.50 £49.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.60% +3.68% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Selenium in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Selenium in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Selenium in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Selenium in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Selenium in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +1 13 £500 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -26 6 £500 +25.00% 8
Hertfordshire -13 2 £500 - 3
Bedfordshire -15 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £425 - 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
1 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
2 16 (69.57%) Agile
3 14 (60.87%) Java
4 13 (56.52%) CI/CD
5 12 (52.17%) JIRA
6 11 (47.83%) JMeter
7 10 (43.48%) SOAP
7 10 (43.48%) DevOps
7 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
7 10 (43.48%) REST
7 10 (43.48%) Azure
7 10 (43.48%) Confluence
8 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (39.13%) Scrum
8 9 (39.13%) JSON
9 8 (34.78%) Spring
9 8 (34.78%) JUnit
9 8 (34.78%) AWS
9 8 (34.78%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
9 8 (34.78%) Docker
10 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
10 7 (30.43%) React
10 7 (30.43%) User Experience
10 7 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (30.43%) Social Skills
10 7 (30.43%) Ansible
10 7 (30.43%) Functional Programming
10 7 (30.43%) Spring Batch

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (43.48%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (4.35%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Azure
2 8 (34.78%) AWS
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) BlazeMeter
3 3 (13.04%) GitHub
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
2 12 (52.17%) JIRA
3 11 (47.83%) JMeter
4 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
5 8 (34.78%) JUnit
6 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) LoadRunner
7 4 (17.39%) Postman
8 3 (13.04%) git-flow
8 3 (13.04%) Gradle
8 3 (13.04%) Grunt
8 3 (13.04%) Maven
8 3 (13.04%) REST Assured
8 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (13.04%) webpack
9 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
9 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
10 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
10 1 (4.35%) JBehave
General
1 7 (30.43%) Social Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) REST
1 10 (43.48%) SOAP
2 9 (39.13%) JSON
3 8 (34.78%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 7 (30.43%) JMS
4 7 (30.43%) React
4 7 (30.43%) Spring Batch
4 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) OSGi
6 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
2 16 (69.57%) Agile
3 13 (56.52%) CI/CD
4 10 (43.48%) DevOps
5 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (30.43%) Functional Programming
6 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) API Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
9 4 (17.39%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) ES6
4 3 (13.04%) Groovy
4 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) webMethods