The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 / Glasgow
Rank 48 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.78% 0.53% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 4.41% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £414 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.40% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £263 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £323 £385
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 £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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 66 68 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.87% 11.95% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 51
Median daily rate £400 £300 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Glasgow

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Glasgow

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Maven
5 7 (35.00%) MVC
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) QA
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) JBehave
6 6 (30.00%) Gradle
6 6 (30.00%) Node.js
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) JSUnit
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) GIS
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (30.00%) Gradle
4 6 (30.00%) JBehave
4 6 (30.00%) JIRA
5 4 (20.00%) JSUnit
6 3 (15.00%) Moq
6 3 (15.00%) NUnit
6 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.00%) Ant
7 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (10.00%) Concordion
7 2 (10.00%) Hudson
7 2 (10.00%) JUnit
7 2 (10.00%) YouTrack
8 1 (5.00%) JMeter
8 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) HTML5
2 6 (30.00%) Node.js
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (15.00%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) Dojo
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
6 2 (10.00%) Leaflet
6 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) OOD
7 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) MCAD
1 3 (15.00%) MCSD
1 3 (15.00%) MCTS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) WCAG
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) ESRI
2 2 (10.00%) Perforce