Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 February 2019 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 49 42
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing Selenium 33 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.21% 1.88% 3.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.16% 8.57% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 8
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £313 £415 £300
90th Percentile £405 £495 £555
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 233 140 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 29.72% 21.98% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 81 71
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £313
90th Percentile £554 £488 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.84% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.37 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -65.84% - -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Northamptonshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Northamptonshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Northampton +9 20 £350 -22.22% 2
Corby - 2 - - 1
Selenium
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) Jenkins
4 24 (72.73%) Test Automation
5 19 (57.58%) Cucumber
6 18 (54.55%) Node.js
6 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
6 18 (54.55%) Scrum
7 17 (51.52%) JUnit
8 16 (48.48%) BDD
9 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (45.45%) Maven
9 15 (45.45%) Ajax
9 15 (45.45%) Subversion
10 14 (42.42%) JIRA
11 13 (39.39%) Spring
11 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
11 13 (39.39%) Web Services
11 13 (39.39%) CA Agile Central
12 12 (36.36%) Spring Boot
12 12 (36.36%) J2EE
12 12 (36.36%) jQuery
13 10 (30.30%) CSS
13 10 (30.30%) HTML
13 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
13 10 (30.30%) CA Release Automation
13 10 (30.30%) Deployment Automation
13 10 (30.30%) HTML5
13 10 (30.30%) Open Source
13 10 (30.30%) Puppet

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) JBoss
3 4 (12.12%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) npm
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Jenkins
2 19 (57.58%) Cucumber
3 17 (51.52%) JUnit
4 15 (45.45%) Maven
4 15 (45.45%) Subversion
5 14 (42.42%) JIRA
6 10 (30.30%) CA Release Automation
6 10 (30.30%) Gradle
6 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
7 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
8 6 (18.18%) Bitbucket
9 5 (15.15%) LoadUI
9 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
10 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
10 3 (9.09%) NetBeans
11 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
12 1 (3.03%) Appium
12 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
12 1 (3.03%) Protractor
12 1 (3.03%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
1 15 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Automation Tester
3 7 (21.21%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Tester
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.03%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 18 (54.55%) Node.js
2 15 (45.45%) Ajax
3 13 (39.39%) Spring
3 13 (39.39%) Web Services
4 12 (36.36%) J2EE
4 12 (36.36%) jQuery
4 12 (36.36%) Spring Boot
5 10 (30.30%) CSS
5 10 (30.30%) HTML
5 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (24.24%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) Spring Security
7 7 (21.21%) Swagger
8 5 (15.15%) Java EE
9 4 (12.12%) Gherkin
10 3 (9.09%) Kafka
10 3 (9.09%) Spring Integration
10 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 18 (54.55%) Scrum
4 16 (48.48%) BDD
5 10 (30.30%) Deployment Automation
5 10 (30.30%) Open Source
5 10 (30.30%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 7 (21.21%) DevOps
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 5 (15.15%) Kanban
10 4 (12.12%) Microservices
10 4 (12.12%) Sprint Planning
10 4 (12.12%) TDD
11 3 (9.09%) API Development
11 3 (9.09%) Data Transformation
11 3 (9.09%) MVC
11 3 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) ActionScript
3 4 (12.12%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.06%) Java 8
6 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
3 5 (15.15%) Terraform
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle