Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 January 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 21 58
Rank change year-on-year -22 +37 +10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 45 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.78% 6.71% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 30.82% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 8
Swindon median daily rate £400 £333 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.30% -3.62% -
10th Percentile £302 £289 £300
90th Percentile £480 £393 £416
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £333 £350
% change year-on-year +20.30% -5.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 96 146 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.84% 21.76% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 97 67
Swindon median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £299
90th Percentile £607 £528 £492
Wiltshire median daily rate £418 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.33% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +31.58%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Swindon

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Swindon

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) JIRA
6 7 (38.89%) Front End Development
7 6 (33.33%) User Experience
7 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) REST
8 5 (27.78%) WCF
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) C#
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
10 3 (16.67%) Veracode
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (16.67%) Ant
10 3 (16.67%) Python
11 2 (11.11%) XML
11 2 (11.11%) JUnit
11 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) JIRA
3 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
4 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 3 (16.67%) Ant
6 2 (11.11%) Gatling
6 2 (11.11%) JUnit
6 2 (11.11%) Maven
6 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.56%) JBehave
7 1 (5.56%) JMeter
7 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) React Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) REST
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.11%) React
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Enzyme
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) Redux
5 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.56%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Front End Development
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Deep Learning
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (5.56%) SDET
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Veracode
2 1 (5.56%) Sencha