Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 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 > Sussex
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 19.05% 5.36% 12.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.14% 21.43% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Sussex median daily rate - - £350
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year - +3.56% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
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 Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 33.33% 25.00% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 9
Sussex median daily rate £494 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.76% +32.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £429 £400 £231
90th Percentile £563 £495 £488
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB