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 3 months to 29 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.

Selenium
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 32 33
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.36% 2.86% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.89% 15.09% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Median daily rate £300 £258 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -23.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +33.20% -1.66%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 45 53 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 15.31% 18.93% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 23
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £405 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
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 3 months to 29 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
Leicester -4 3 £350 +40.00% 5
Selenium
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
4 2 (22.22%) gulp
4 2 (22.22%) git-flow
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Grunt
4 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Mocha
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) git-flow
1 2 (22.22%) Grunt
1 2 (22.22%) gulp
1 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (22.22%) Mocha
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 1 (11.11%) API Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible