Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 18 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 21 37
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.00% 4.85% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.74% 61.11% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -16.42%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £320 £368
% change year-on-year +9.38% -12.93% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 16.89% 7.93% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 8 7
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £313 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -17.76% +8.57%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £215
90th Percentile £398 £375 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Peterborough

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) JIRA
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) ATDD
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (63.64%) RESTful
5 7 (63.64%) Spring
5 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
6 6 (54.55%) Retail
6 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
6 6 (54.55%) Atlassian
6 6 (54.55%) User Stories
6 6 (54.55%) Confluence
7 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
7 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
7 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
7 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
7 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
7 5 (45.45%) JMeter
7 5 (45.45%) NUnit
7 5 (45.45%) JUnit
7 5 (45.45%) SDLC
8 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
8 4 (36.36%) Gradle

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) JMeter
3 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 5 (45.45%) NUnit
3 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
4 4 (36.36%) Gradle
5 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
6 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
6 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
6 2 (18.18%) JBehave
6 2 (18.18%) Robot Framework
6 2 (18.18%) RSpec
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum Master
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) Velocity
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) ATDD
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) User Stories
5 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Kanban
7 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) System Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Atlassian