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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South East / Surrey
Rank 68 81 80
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 23 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.97% 1.55% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 8.03% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 9
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £545 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +30.26% +0.55%  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 230 249 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.69% 19.24% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 182 123
Median daily rate £414 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.64% +12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £344 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 7
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Selenium as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +28 4 £403 +7.33% 3
Reigate -6 4 £363 -
Redhill - 3 £350 - 1
Camberley +4 1 £473 -13.10%
Staines - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 £460 - 2
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) Test Strategy
4 21 (42.86%) TDD
5 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
6 19 (38.78%) BDD
6 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
6 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (34.69%) Test Scripting
8 16 (32.65%) WebDriver
8 16 (32.65%) HP
9 14 (28.57%) Java
9 14 (28.57%) SOAP
9 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.53%) XML
10 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
11 12 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
11 12 (24.49%) Defect Management
11 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (24.49%) Kanban
12 11 (22.45%) JIRA
12 11 (22.45%) RESTful
12 11 (22.45%) ISEB
13 10 (20.41%) Python
13 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (20.41%) MVVM
13 10 (20.41%) NUnit

Selenium
Top Related 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 3 (6.12%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.08%) Drupal
2 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
1 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) WebDriver
2 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
4 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (22.45%) JIRA
6 10 (20.41%) NUnit
7 9 (18.37%) MSTest
7 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
8 8 (16.33%) HP UFT
9 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
10 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
11 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
11 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
11 4 (8.16%) Protractor
11 4 (8.16%) Subversion
11 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
12 3 (6.12%) Zephyr
13 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
13 1 (2.04%) GitLab
13 1 (2.04%) Grunt
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
1 28 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Senior Test Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Tester
4 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Developer in Test
8 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Unix Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) SOAP
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 11 (22.45%) RESTful
4 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.20%) XML Messaging
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 2 (4.08%) Angular 2
6 2 (4.08%) Behat
6 2 (4.08%) HTML
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.04%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) Node.js
7 1 (2.04%) REST
7 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.04%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Test Strategy
3 21 (42.86%) TDD
4 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.78%) BDD
5 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (34.69%) Test Scripting
7 12 (24.49%) Defect Management
7 12 (24.49%) Kanban
7 12 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (20.41%) MVVM
9 9 (18.37%) Performance Testing
10 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
12 6 (12.24%) Functional Testing
12 6 (12.24%) SDLC
13 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
13 5 (10.20%) Scrum
13 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Groovy
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
2 11 (22.45%) ISEB
3 8 (16.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SDET
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) HP
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
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