Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 75 99
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 88 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.96% 2.23% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.13% 12.81% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 31 31
Surrey median daily rate £475 £403 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.01% +1.90% +17.04%
10th Percentile £313 £333 £313
90th Percentile £550 £465 £550
South East median daily rate £413 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £48.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £67.89 £55.00
% change year-on-year -26.35% +23.44% +29.41%

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 670 359 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.54% 17.38% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 221 367
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £350 £338 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 20
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £41.75 £37.25 £36.13
90th Percentile £56.30 £42.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% -6.82% +17.33%

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 22 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 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 -26 21 £438 +48.94% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames - 19 £495 -
Redhill +8 6 £475 -29.63%
Leatherhead -5 5 £265 -34.16% 1
Epsom - 5 £338 - 1
Staines -11 2 £400 +6.67%
Dorking - 2 £308 -
Weybridge - 2 £550 -
Guildford -5 1 - - 2
Cobham - 1 £250 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 62 (70.45%) Test Automation
2 60 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (55.68%) Scrum
4 42 (47.73%) C#
5 32 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 30 (34.09%) SQL
7 27 (30.68%) BDD
8 26 (29.55%) Jenkins
8 26 (29.55%) User Experience
8 26 (29.55%) Java
9 25 (28.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
10 24 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (25.00%) CSS
11 22 (25.00%) DevOps
12 20 (22.73%) Release Management
12 20 (22.73%) Web Services
12 20 (22.73%) Finance
13 19 (21.59%) Maven
13 19 (21.59%) ISTQB
13 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
14 18 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
14 18 (20.45%) Kanban
14 18 (20.45%) OO
15 17 (19.32%) Python
15 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 15 (17.05%) Regression Testing
17 15 (17.05%) WebDriver

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 (7.95%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) MySQL
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (4.55%) Redis
3 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.41%) Power BI
5 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 19 (21.59%) Maven
3 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 15 (17.05%) WebDriver
6 12 (13.64%) JIRA
7 11 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 11 (12.50%) SpecFlow
8 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
9 8 (9.09%) JMeter
10 7 (7.95%) HP UFT
10 7 (7.95%) JUnit
10 7 (7.95%) Mocha
11 6 (6.82%) JSUnit
11 6 (6.82%) NeoLoad
11 6 (6.82%) TeamCity
11 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (5.68%) Protractor
13 4 (4.55%) NUnit
13 4 (4.55%) PyCharm
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Advertising
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (56.82%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) Salesforce Developer
3 18 (20.45%) DevOps Developer
3 18 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Analyst
7 10 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Tester
7 10 (11.36%) UI Developer
7 10 (11.36%) UI Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) UI/UX Developer
7 10 (11.36%) UX Developer
7 10 (11.36%) UX Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) Developer in Test
8 9 (10.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (10.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Test Analyst
8 9 (10.23%) Test Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) CSS
2 20 (22.73%) Web Services
3 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.91%) HTML
4 14 (15.91%) REST
4 14 (15.91%) SOAP
5 13 (14.77%) jQuery
6 12 (13.64%) .NET
7 10 (11.36%) Node.js
8 8 (9.09%) Ajax
8 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (7.95%) Chai
9 7 (7.95%) Hibernate
9 7 (7.95%) JAXB
9 7 (7.95%) JAX-WS
9 7 (7.95%) OpenLayers
10 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
10 6 (6.82%) Gherkin
10 6 (6.82%) JSON
10 6 (6.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.55%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (70.45%) Test Automation
2 60 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (55.68%) Scrum
4 32 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (30.68%) BDD
6 25 (28.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
8 22 (25.00%) DevOps
9 20 (22.73%) Release Management
10 18 (20.45%) Kanban
10 18 (20.45%) OO
10 18 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
11 15 (17.05%) Regression Testing
11 15 (17.05%) Test Strategy
12 13 (14.77%) SDLC
13 12 (13.64%) TDD
14 11 (12.50%) Functional Testing
14 11 (12.50%) System Testing
15 10 (11.36%) Manual Testing
15 10 (11.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) C#
2 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 30 (34.09%) SQL
3 26 (29.55%) Java
4 17 (19.32%) Python
5 12 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.36%) C++
7 8 (9.09%) Ruby
8 6 (6.82%) Apex Code
9 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.27%) Groovy
11 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) ISTQB
2 13 (14.77%) Degree
3 8 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (13.64%) HP
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Google
4 3 (3.41%) Mapbox
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian