Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 16 January 2019 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 > Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 12.50% 2.86% 25.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 14.29% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Sussex median daily rate £450 - £350
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £395
% change year-on-year +2.41% +5.06% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.94
% change year-on-year - +8.85% -16.48%

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 Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 25.00% 20.00% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £403
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.70% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA