Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.38% 1.41% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 9.84% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Staffordshire median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +14.54%
10th Percentile £275 £350 £278
90th Percentile £325 £350 £338
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 41 61 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.77% 14.32% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% -7.26%
10th Percentile £275 £276 £250
90th Percentile £440 £361 £511
West Midlands median daily rate £418 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +4.56% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Staffordshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com