Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 37 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 +23
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.54% 3.68% 5.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.88% 20.20% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 25
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £575 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.09% +30.53% +24.08%
10th Percentile £403 £413 £264
90th Percentile £498 £613 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £47.50 £53.50
% change year-on-year -31.58% -11.21% +12.63%

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 147 99 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.37% 18.20% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 72 70
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +8.48% +8.55%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £593 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% -3.53%

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
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 14 November 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
Brighton -14 14 £413 -29.79% 5
Hove +2 2 £475 -9.52% 1
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
5 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
5 5 (31.25%) OOP
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Gatling
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) gulp
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (6.25%) Sublime Text
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) QA Analyst
4 7 (43.75%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
5 4 (25.00%) Junior
5 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Tester
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Junior QA Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) React
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) EJB
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) J2SE
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
1 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) API Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
4 2 (12.50%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Haskell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Grafana
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) webMethods