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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 13 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.26% 2.41% -
As % of the Development Applications category 38.46% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.92% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +30.26% +0.55%  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 21 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 13.68% 25.30% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 11
Median daily rate £275 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.68 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.50% +33.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Selenium as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) WebDriver
3 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
3 14 (73.68%) Automation Testing
4 13 (68.42%) Appium
4 13 (68.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
5 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
6 10 (52.63%) QA
6 10 (52.63%) JBehave
7 9 (47.37%) Back Office
8 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
8 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
9 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
9 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
10 6 (31.58%) BDD
11 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
11 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (21.05%) Banking
13 3 (15.79%) Degree
13 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
13 3 (15.79%) Scrum
13 3 (15.79%) C#
14 2 (10.53%) HTML5
14 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
14 2 (10.53%) HTML

Selenium
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
1 14 (73.68%) WebDriver
2 13 (68.42%) Appium
2 13 (68.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
3 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
4 10 (52.63%) JBehave
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Grunt
6 1 (5.26%) gulp
6 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (5.26%) Mocha
6 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (47.37%) Back Office
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Developer in Test
4 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) JSTL
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Automation Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Web Design
10 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA