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 3 months to 28 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.38% 0.67% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 7.14% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £165 £431 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.73% +12.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +30.98% -  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 22 28 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 10.14% 9.33% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 39
Median daily rate £401 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.48% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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
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 3 months to 28 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
Brighton +3 3 £165 -61.73% 1
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 4 (36.36%) Protractor
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Calabash
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Appium
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (9.09%) SDET
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Protractor
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Appium
3 1 (9.09%) Calabash
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer in Test
4 2 (18.18%) Junior QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
1 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft