Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.47% 2.88% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 14.46% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +33.33%
10th Percentile £330 £300 £311
90th Percentile £430 £425 £394
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £335
% change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35 83 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.29% 19.95% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 43
North Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +18.75% +1.59%
10th Percentile £274 £289 £225
90th Percentile £525 £448 £398
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £363
% change year-on-year - +13.79% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - £30.00
10th Percentile £40.63 - £25.00
90th Percentile £41.88 - £35.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in North Yorkshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in North Yorkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
York +5 4 £400 +33.33% 2
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Capybara
1 5 (100.00%) Calabash
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Virgin Media
5 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
5 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) QA Automation

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Calabash
1 5 (100.00%) Capybara
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Virgin Media