Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 31 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.85% 3.21% 4.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.74% 20.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Peterborough median daily rate £288 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £262 £274
90th Percentile £323 £390 £326
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £355 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +4.41% -2.86% -9.09%
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 27 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 11.89% 16.03% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 48 8
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -11.18%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £289
90th Percentile £475 £398 £383
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £408 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Peterborough median hourly rate - - £45.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -11.11%

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 20 October 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Back Office
6 4 (36.36%) JMeter
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) SOAP
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
8 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) API Testing
8 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
8 2 (18.18%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 2 (18.18%) RESTful
8 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Scrum
9 1 (9.09%) .NET
9 1 (9.09%) JUnit
9 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) JBehave
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Automation Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Automation Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center