Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 24 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.58% 4.25% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 18.97% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 2
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £415 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% -0.60% -
10th Percentile £372 £379 £410
90th Percentile £530 £515 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Shropshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 132 174 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 33.59% 22.42% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 74 14
Shropshire median daily rate £515 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.85% +1.85% -3.91%
10th Percentile £395 £314 £335
90th Percentile £605 £504 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +3.13% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Shropshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Shropshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Shropshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Shropshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +8 16 £500 +20.48% 1
Selenium
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) Scala
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Open Source
5 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 9 (50.00%) JUnit
6 9 (50.00%) Spring
6 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (44.44%) Puppet
7 8 (44.44%) HTML5
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (44.44%) REST
7 8 (44.44%) Play Framework
7 8 (44.44%) JSON
7 8 (44.44%) IntelliJ
7 8 (44.44%) HTTP
7 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 8 (44.44%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 7 (38.89%) DevOps
9 6 (33.33%) Microservices
9 6 (33.33%) API Testing
9 6 (33.33%) Docker
9 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 6 (33.33%) SOAP
9 6 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (33.33%) JBoss
9 6 (33.33%) Apache

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) JBoss
1 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
1 3 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 6 (33.33%) SSL
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) JUnit
3 8 (44.44%) IntelliJ
4 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
5 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (16.67%) Ant
7 3 (16.67%) Gatling
7 3 (16.67%) Grunt
7 3 (16.67%) gulp
7 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (16.67%) Sublime Text
8 2 (11.11%) Subversion
9 1 (5.56%) Burp Suite
9 1 (5.56%) JIRA
9 1 (5.56%) JMeter
9 1 (5.56%) RSpec
9 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Scala Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) HTML5
2 8 (44.44%) JSON
2 8 (44.44%) Play Framework
2 8 (44.44%) REST
3 6 (33.33%) EJB
3 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 6 (33.33%) J2EE
3 6 (33.33%) J2SE
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) Node.js
5 3 (16.67%) Servlets
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) Django
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) API Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Microservices
7 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (11.11%) BDD
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Scala
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Groovy
6 3 (16.67%) Haskell
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) WCAG
3 1 (5.56%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Grafana
2 3 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) webMethods
2 5 (27.78%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian