Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 107 83
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 78 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.41% 1.09% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.08% 5.19% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 36
Surrey median daily rate £450 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £338 £229 £295
90th Percentile £550 £488 £501
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £57.16
% change year-on-year -10.53% -16.89% +113.66%

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 704 559 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.74% 21.09% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 451 323
Surrey median daily rate £488 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +2.94% +3.66%
10th Percentile £353 £336 £313
90th Percentile £596 £550 £546
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 22
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -8.89%
10th Percentile £38.88 £14.65 £37.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Surrey

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 17 October 2018. 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
Reigate - 17 £475 - 1
Guildford - 16 £450 - 1
Woking +12 8 £400 +10.34%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £450 - 2
Camberley +1 4 £534 +18.61% 3
Staines -11 4 £425 +13.33%
Godalming - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £375 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 56 (71.79%) Test Automation
2 37 (47.44%) C#
3 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (38.46%) SQL
5 27 (34.62%) Java
6 25 (32.05%) CSS
7 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
7 23 (29.49%) .NET
7 23 (29.49%) JMeter
7 23 (29.49%) QA
8 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (28.21%) BDD
8 22 (28.21%) AngularJS
9 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
9 21 (26.92%) HTML
10 19 (24.36%) SDET
10 19 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 18 (23.08%) Microservices
11 18 (23.08%) JIRA
11 18 (23.08%) TDD
12 17 (21.79%) Scrum
12 17 (21.79%) Visual Studio
13 16 (20.51%) Finance
13 16 (20.51%) WebDriver
14 15 (19.23%) Linux
15 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
15 14 (17.95%) Docker
16 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
17 12 (15.38%) OO

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 6 (7.69%) Confluence
2 5 (6.41%) CICS
3 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.28%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.28%) Mule
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.28%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.56%) DB2
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) JMeter
2 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 18 (23.08%) JIRA
4 17 (21.79%) Visual Studio
5 16 (20.51%) WebDriver
6 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 9 (11.54%) JUnit
7 9 (11.54%) SpecFlow
8 7 (8.97%) Gatling
8 7 (8.97%) Protractor
8 7 (8.97%) SoapUI
8 7 (8.97%) TestNG
9 6 (7.69%) Bitbucket
9 6 (7.69%) HP UFT
9 6 (7.69%) LoadRunner
9 6 (7.69%) NeoLoad
9 6 (7.69%) Subversion
10 5 (6.41%) PyCharm
10 5 (6.41%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Back Office
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Tester
3 12 (15.38%) Developer in Test
4 11 (14.10%) Test Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Automation Tester
6 8 (10.26%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Salesforce Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Tester
9 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Salesforce Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) CSS
2 23 (29.49%) .NET
3 22 (28.21%) AngularJS
4 21 (26.92%) HTML
5 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (15.38%) REST
7 11 (14.10%) .NET Core
7 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
7 11 (14.10%) Angular 2
7 11 (14.10%) XML
8 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (12.82%) Entity Framework
9 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Core
10 6 (7.69%) jQuery
10 6 (7.69%) Node.js
11 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.41%) Gherkin
11 5 (6.41%) Web Services
12 4 (5.13%) HTML5
12 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (71.79%) Test Automation
2 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) BDD
4 19 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.36%) SDET
5 18 (23.08%) Microservices
5 18 (23.08%) TDD
6 17 (21.79%) Scrum
7 12 (15.38%) OO
7 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.82%) Performance Testing
8 10 (12.82%) Test Strategy
9 9 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (11.54%) Test Management
10 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
11 7 (8.97%) API Testing
11 7 (8.97%) QA Automation
12 6 (7.69%) Defect Management
12 6 (7.69%) DevOps
12 6 (7.69%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) C#
2 30 (38.46%) SQL
3 27 (34.62%) Java
4 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.10%) Python
6 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.41%) Apex Code
8 4 (5.13%) C++
9 3 (3.85%) C
9 3 (3.85%) Go
10 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.28%) COBOL
11 1 (1.28%) Perl
11 1 (1.28%) PHP
11 1 (1.28%) PL/1
11 1 (1.28%) REXX
11 1 (1.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) HND
5 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.49%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) ACF2
2 1 (1.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.41%) Puppet
3 3 (3.85%) Grafana
3 3 (3.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.28%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) HP
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.56%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.28%) Wrike