The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Scotland / Fife
Rank 6 7 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 12.50% 7.69% 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 40.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £283 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +50.03% +0.55%  

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 Fife with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 29.17% 19.23% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £225 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 Fife

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Fife

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium in Fife.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Fife

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 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
Dunfermline 0 3 £283 -
Selenium
Scotland

Selenium
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 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 Fife region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) GitHub
4 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) TestNG
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripter
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Python