Period
to 22 September 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 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 57 63
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 32 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.89% 0.29% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.33% 2.30% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £402 £344 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% -18.15% +20.00%
10th Percentile £345 £279 £354
90th Percentile £431 £413 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
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 196 87 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 23.84% 12.59% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 61 93
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £313
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -10.53% +13.10% +86.67%

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 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 September 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 +5 22 £390 +35.65%
Kettering - 3 £475 -
Corby - 1 - -
Selenium
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Jenkins
3 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 18 (56.25%) Cucumber
4 18 (56.25%) Java
5 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (46.88%) Node.js
7 14 (43.75%) JUnit
7 14 (43.75%) Scrum
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) CSS
8 12 (37.50%) HTML
8 12 (37.50%) BDD
8 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 11 (34.38%) jQuery
9 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 11 (34.38%) TDD
9 11 (34.38%) Maven
9 11 (34.38%) Subversion
10 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (31.25%) HTML5
10 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
11 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (28.13%) JIRA
12 8 (25.00%) Ajax
12 8 (25.00%) Pair Programming
12 8 (25.00%) Oracle
12 8 (25.00%) Kanban
12 8 (25.00%) LoadUI
12 8 (25.00%) Bitbucket

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 6 (18.75%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
4 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) npm
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Blockchain
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) NuoDB
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Jenkins
2 18 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 14 (43.75%) JUnit
4 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 11 (34.38%) Maven
5 11 (34.38%) Subversion
6 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
7 9 (28.13%) JIRA
8 8 (25.00%) Bitbucket
8 8 (25.00%) LoadUI
9 7 (21.88%) Jasmine
9 7 (21.88%) Protractor
9 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio Code
9 7 (21.88%) WebStorm
10 4 (12.50%) CA Release Automation
11 3 (9.38%) Gradle
11 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
11 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
11 3 (9.38%) NetBeans
12 2 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (18.75%) Angular Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 15 (46.88%) Node.js
3 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 10 (31.25%) HTML5
6 8 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (21.88%) Angular 2
7 7 (21.88%) CSS3
7 7 (21.88%) Sass
8 5 (15.63%) Java EE
8 5 (15.63%) REST
9 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (12.50%) Spring
9 4 (12.50%) XML
10 3 (9.38%) .NET
10 3 (9.38%) J2EE
10 3 (9.38%) SOAP
10 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Fintech
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) IVR
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
4 12 (37.50%) BDD
5 11 (34.38%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.00%) DevOps
7 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 8 (25.00%) Kanban
7 8 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (18.75%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (9.38%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (9.38%) Open Source
10 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (9.38%) SOLID
10 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.38%) Web Development
11 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Java 8
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.63%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio