Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 58 64
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 34 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.04% 1.16% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.00% 6.56% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £372 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.47% +12.58% -
10th Percentile £325 £311 £311
90th Percentile £424 £490 £505
East Midlands median daily rate £384 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -4.06% +6.67% -6.25%
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 200 122 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 23.78% 17.66% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 73 96
Northamptonshire median daily rate £395 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £264 £313
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +84.44%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Northamptonshire

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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 17 November 2018. 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 +11 22 £368 -15.89% 2
Kettering - 2 £475 -
Corby - 1 - -
Selenium
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 27 (79.41%) Jenkins
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Node.js
4 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 18 (52.94%) Java
6 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (47.06%) jQuery
7 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
8 15 (44.12%) JUnit
9 14 (41.18%) Scrum
9 14 (41.18%) CSS
9 14 (41.18%) HTML
9 14 (41.18%) HTML5
9 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
9 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
10 13 (38.24%) Maven
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
10 13 (38.24%) Subversion
11 12 (35.29%) JIRA
12 11 (32.35%) BDD
13 10 (29.41%) REST
13 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (29.41%) CA Agile Central
13 10 (29.41%) Ajax
13 10 (29.41%) Spring
13 10 (29.41%) Web Services
14 9 (26.47%) J2EE
14 9 (26.47%) Spring Boot
15 8 (23.53%) Protractor
15 8 (23.53%) Jasmine

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 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) npm
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Blockchain
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) NuoDB
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Redis
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) Jenkins
2 15 (44.12%) JUnit
3 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 13 (38.24%) Maven
4 13 (38.24%) Subversion
5 12 (35.29%) JIRA
6 8 (23.53%) Jasmine
6 8 (23.53%) Protractor
7 7 (20.59%) Bitbucket
7 7 (20.59%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (20.59%) Gradle
7 7 (20.59%) HP UFT
7 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio Code
7 7 (20.59%) WebStorm
8 6 (17.65%) LoadUI
8 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
9 2 (5.88%) Moq
9 2 (5.88%) MSTest
9 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Angular Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) Node.js
2 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
3 16 (47.06%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) Ajax
5 10 (29.41%) REST
5 10 (29.41%) Spring
5 10 (29.41%) Web Services
6 9 (26.47%) J2EE
6 9 (26.47%) Spring Boot
7 7 (20.59%) Angular 2
7 7 (20.59%) CSS3
7 7 (20.59%) Sass
7 7 (20.59%) Spring Security
7 7 (20.59%) Swagger
7 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Fintech
2 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.59%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (20.59%) Open Source
5 7 (20.59%) Pair Programming
5 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 6 (17.65%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) TypeScript
4 4 (11.76%) ActionScript
4 4 (11.76%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Java 8
7 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.59%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Terraform
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat