Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 10 December 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 48 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -14
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.80% 2.70% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 17.43% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 16
Sheffield median daily rate £355 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.79% -14.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £268 £350 £359
90th Percentile £429 £449 £475
South Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £385 £450
% change year-on-year -7.79% -14.44% -3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 108 109 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.82% 15.46% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 84 120
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £299 £308 £349
90th Percentile £594 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +3.66% -8.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Sheffield

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Sheffield

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Sheffield over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 9 (50.00%) Maven
4 9 (50.00%) JIRA
5 8 (44.44%) API Testing
6 7 (38.89%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 6 (33.33%) DevOps
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (27.78%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) GitHub
9 4 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
10 3 (16.67%) SOA
10 3 (16.67%) Process Management
10 3 (16.67%) JUnit
10 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 3 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) npm
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) AMQP
1 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 3 (16.67%) GitLab
5 3 (16.67%) JUnit
6 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
6 1 (5.56%) Gatling
6 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.56%) JMeter
6 1 (5.56%) Mocha
6 1 (5.56%) Protractor
6 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) React Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) JPA
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) API Testing
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (16.67%) API Development
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Process Management
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP ALM
1 3 (16.67%) Kibana
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (5.56%) Grafana
3 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO