Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing Selenium 22 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.65% 1.41% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.97% 8.81% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 23
South Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% -3.74% +146.05%
10th Percentile £350 £358 £315
90th Percentile £450 £475 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £395 £335
% change year-on-year -5.06% +17.91% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 193 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.98% 15.99% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 148 122
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £310
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £364
% change year-on-year - +13.40% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Sheffield +21 21 £385 -14.44% 1
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) TDD
3 17 (77.27%) BDD
4 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 16 (72.73%) WebDriver
5 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
9 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (18.18%) Microservices
9 4 (18.18%) React
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) SDLC
9 4 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Angular 2
9 4 (18.18%) CSS3
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) WebDriver
2 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
6 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.55%) Protractor
6 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Tester
2 12 (54.55%) Automation Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Java Automation Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Web Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Web Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) Angular 2
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS3
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) J2EE
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) JSP
2 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (18.18%) React
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) BDD
2 17 (77.27%) TDD
3 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Microservices
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) SOLID
7 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) HP
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow