Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.74% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 5.33% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Leicestershire median daily rate £388 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +31.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 75 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.22% 13.89% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 41 48
Leicestershire median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £277
90th Percentile £476 £425 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -5.63% +11.11% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +77.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £39.38 £40.00 £18.45
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.00 £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Leicestershire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Leicestershire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Leicestershire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leicester -2 4 £394 +31.25% 5
Selenium
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Toad
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared