Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 47 76
Rank change year-on-year -25 +29 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 24 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.85% 3.41% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.42% 15.83% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 20
Glasgow median daily rate £339 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £266 £253
90th Percentile £395 £425 £394
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.50 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 285 240 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.92% 21.51% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 133 106
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £244
90th Percentile £515 £450 £406
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1257.14% -74.55% +33.33%
10th Percentile £92.75 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £195.00 £42.80 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 12 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) TDD
5 11 (45.83%) QA
5 11 (45.83%) Cucumber
6 9 (37.50%) Python
6 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 8 (33.33%) Ruby
7 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (33.33%) Docker
7 8 (33.33%) Kanban
8 7 (29.17%) Jetty
8 7 (29.17%) Multithreading
8 7 (29.17%) JPA
8 7 (29.17%) AMQP
8 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
8 7 (29.17%) Puppet
8 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
8 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
8 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (29.17%) Redis
8 7 (29.17%) Riak
8 7 (29.17%) Cobbler
8 7 (29.17%) Ansible

Selenium
Co-occurring 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 7 (29.17%) JBoss
1 7 (29.17%) Jetty
1 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
1 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
1 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) BrowserStack
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) AMQP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Couchbase
1 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
1 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
1 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
1 7 (29.17%) Redis
1 7 (29.17%) Riak
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Cucumber
2 7 (29.17%) FitNesse
2 7 (29.17%) Vagrant
3 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.33%) Bower
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) Grunt
5 2 (8.33%) gulp
5 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.33%) jspm
5 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
6 1 (4.17%) GitLab
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) Moq
6 1 (4.17%) NUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Protractor
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
3 7 (29.17%) JMS
3 7 (29.17%) JPA
3 7 (29.17%) Kafka
3 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
3 7 (29.17%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (8.33%) LESS
7 2 (8.33%) React
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
7 2 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 11 (45.83%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Kanban
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (29.17%) DSDM
7 7 (29.17%) Multithreading
7 7 (29.17%) RUP
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) UML
8 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (25.00%) System Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.83%) User Stories
10 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
10 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Python
3 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Ansible
1 7 (29.17%) Cobbler
1 7 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
1 7 (29.17%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.33%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) Black Duck
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware