The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 June 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 West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.62% 1.90% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 10.71% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £344 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +1.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £315 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +3.54% +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year -2.06% +44.77%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 84 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 19.25% 17.76% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 70 57
Median daily rate £363 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £42.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.75 £43.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Gloucestershire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) OrientDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) RedGate
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter