Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 September 2018 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 24 46
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.25% 6.07% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 24.79% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 1
Liverpool median daily rate £418 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +22.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £341 £346 £313
90th Percentile £480 £450 £338
Merseyside median daily rate £418 £398 £313
% change year-on-year +5.03% +27.20% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 48 117 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.01% 24.48% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 81 33
Liverpool median daily rate £413 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +13.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £253
90th Percentile £508 £475 £425
Merseyside median daily rate £411 £398 £350
% change year-on-year +3.46% +13.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Liverpool

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Liverpool

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Liverpool over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) JMeter
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) NUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) NUnit
2 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
4 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (16.67%) GWT
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) JMS
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) Sass
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Batch
2 2 (16.67%) Vaadin
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kibana
1 2 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Apigee
2 2 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) HP