Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 18 February 2019 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 43 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 29 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.70% 2.25% 3.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.08% 17.65% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £600 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +74.67% -19.18%
10th Percentile £365 £575 £180
90th Percentile £476 £613 £536
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £395
% change year-on-year +3.03% +4.43% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £67.89
% change year-on-year - -26.35% +23.44%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 152 68 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.64% 12.76% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 50
East Sussex median daily rate £455 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £246
90th Percentile £555 £594 £480
South East median daily rate £450 £449 £410
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.45% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £48.40 £45.70 £41.00
% change year-on-year +5.92% +11.45% -6.82%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in East Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in East Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in East Sussex over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in East Sussex

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. 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
Brighton +3 24 £400 -33.33% 7
Hove - 3 £475 - 1
Eastbourne - 1 £453 -
Hastings - 1 £453 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 27 (93.10%) Test Automation
2 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
3 12 (41.38%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Java
8 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
9 6 (20.69%) BDD
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) QA
9 6 (20.69%) Coaching
10 5 (17.24%) JIRA
10 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
10 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 5 (17.24%) RESTful
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) HTML
11 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
11 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
11 4 (13.79%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (13.79%) Angular 2
12 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (10.34%) React

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
2 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
3 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.90%) Appium
5 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.45%) Gatling
6 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) TestRail
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Tester
2 18 (62.07%) Automation Tester
3 15 (51.72%) Analyst
3 15 (51.72%) Test Analyst
4 13 (44.83%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Functional Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) JSON
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) RESTful
4 4 (13.79%) Angular 2
4 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) React
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) LESS
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js
7 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Test Automation
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
4 6 (20.69%) BDD
4 6 (20.69%) Coaching
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Kanban
8 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Management
8 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle