Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 76 91
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +18
Contract jobs citing Selenium 49 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.79% 2.32% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.80% 13.17% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 46
Surrey median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £281 £317 £319
90th Percentile £496 £501 £456
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £48.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £53.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.21% +33.75% -5.88%

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 628 410 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.96% 17.64% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 283 331
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 9
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £37.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £46.00 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Surrey

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Surrey

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Surrey

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Selenium in Surrey

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Redhill -4 7 £475 -
Reigate - 6 £450 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £330 -
Epsom - 4 £338 -
Leatherhead -6 2 £320 -30.81% 1
Dorking - 2 £308 -
Camberley +2 1 £450 -18.18%
Woking -13 1 £238 -36.67% 3
Staines - 1 £375 -
Cobham - 1 £250 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 27 (55.10%) Test Automation
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) C#
3 23 (46.94%) Scrum
4 19 (38.78%) SQL
5 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.69%) CSS
6 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
7 15 (30.61%) Java
8 14 (28.57%) Web Services
8 14 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (24.49%) OO
10 12 (24.49%) SOAP
10 12 (24.49%) .NET
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) jQuery
11 11 (22.45%) User Experience
11 11 (22.45%) BDD
12 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
12 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
12 10 (20.41%) HTML
12 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
13 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
13 9 (18.37%) System Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Degree
13 9 (18.37%) Node.js
13 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
13 9 (18.37%) Front End Development
14 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.08%) Redis
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
3 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
4 7 (14.29%) Maven
4 7 (14.29%) Mocha
4 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
6 5 (10.20%) JIRA
6 5 (10.20%) NUnit
7 4 (8.16%) JMeter
7 4 (8.16%) JUnit
7 4 (8.16%) PyCharm
7 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
7 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (6.12%) Moq
8 3 (6.12%) NeoLoad
9 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.08%) TestRail
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Tester
3 10 (20.41%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Developer in Test
7 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Salesforce Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Angular Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Automation Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
1 17 (34.69%) CSS
2 14 (28.57%) Web Services
3 12 (24.49%) .NET
3 12 (24.49%) SOAP
4 11 (22.45%) jQuery
5 10 (20.41%) HTML
6 9 (18.37%) Node.js
7 7 (14.29%) Chai
7 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.29%) JAXB
7 7 (14.29%) JAX-WS
7 7 (14.29%) OpenLayers
7 7 (14.29%) REST
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.16%) Ajax
9 4 (8.16%) React
9 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.12%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Test Automation
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.49%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
7 9 (18.37%) Front End Development
7 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.37%) System Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Manual Testing
8 8 (16.33%) MVC
8 8 (16.33%) SDLC
8 8 (16.33%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (16.33%) TDD
9 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (14.29%) Release Management
9 7 (14.29%) Software Architecture
10 6 (12.24%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.61%) Java
5 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.24%) Python
7 4 (8.16%) C++
8 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) Groovy
10 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.16%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Mapbox
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle