Period
to 16 October 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 16 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 42 61
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 -19
Contract jobs citing Selenium 17 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.85% 3.81% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.18% 21.43% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 14
Sheffield median daily rate £383 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -14.29% -4.63%
10th Percentile £258 £350 £341
90th Percentile £431 £450 £475
South Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £375 £438
% change year-on-year +2.00% -14.29% -2.78%
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 112 112 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 18.76% 17.78% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 81 123
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £270 £313 £343
90th Percentile £550 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £393 £425
% change year-on-year +8.28% -7.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Maven
4 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 7 (41.18%) API Testing
6 6 (35.29%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
8 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (23.53%) GitHub
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (17.65%) HP ALM
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
9 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (17.65%) Kibana

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 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) npm
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
1 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 8 (47.06%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
4 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
5 2 (11.76%) GitLab
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
6 1 (5.88%) Gatling
6 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.88%) JMeter
6 1 (5.88%) Mocha
6 1 (5.88%) Protractor
6 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 1 (5.88%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) React Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) Nightwatchjs
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) API Testing
3 6 (35.29%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Process Management
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) API Development
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Java 8
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP ALM
1 3 (17.65%) Kibana
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
3 1 (5.88%) Grafana
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO