Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 July 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -21
Contract jobs citing Selenium 21 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.30% 1.09% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.33% 12.73% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
Merseyside median daily rate £405 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.60% -10.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £311 £217 £325
90th Percentile £450 £327 £615
North West median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 137 55 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 21.51% 8.57% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 42 23
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £330 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.49% +8.06%
10th Percentile £274 £263 £187
90th Percentile £501 £425 £487
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £41.38 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.30% +3.75% +6.70%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Merseyside

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Merseyside

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Merseyside

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Liverpool +16 20 £405 - 5
Selenium
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
4 11 (52.38%) Ansible
5 10 (47.62%) JMeter
6 9 (42.86%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 7 (33.33%) GitHub
8 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
8 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
8 6 (28.57%) Puppet
8 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 6 (28.57%) Maven
8 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (28.57%) Gradle
8 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
8 6 (28.57%) Spock
8 6 (28.57%) Datadog
8 6 (28.57%) SonarQube
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) BDD
10 4 (19.05%) Mocha
10 4 (19.05%) Redis
10 4 (19.05%) Gherkin

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (19.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (14.29%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) GitHub
2 6 (28.57%) Datadog
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) Redis
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 12 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) JMeter
4 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
4 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 6 (28.57%) Gradle
4 6 (28.57%) Maven
4 6 (28.57%) SonarQube
4 6 (28.57%) Spock
4 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 4 (19.05%) Mocha
5 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) Gatling
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) Express
2 4 (19.05%) Gherkin
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) SAML
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.76%) Kafka
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) DevOps
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) System Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Management
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
9 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Ansible
2 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
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