Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 50 63
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 +1
Contract jobs citing Selenium 37 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.38% 2.74% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 25.33% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 1
Swindon median daily rate £375 £288 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +27.78% -35.71%
10th Percentile £278 £256 £213
90th Percentile £438 £376 £238
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £300 £225
% change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 111 75 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 16.13% 10.81% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 50 42
Swindon median daily rate £375 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% -10.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £309 £275 £270
90th Percentile £469 £404 £520
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £343 £350
% change year-on-year +16.79% -2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -6.67%

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 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (67.57%) Cucumber
2 22 (59.46%) Gherkin
3 21 (56.76%) BDD
3 21 (56.76%) Scrum
4 18 (48.65%) TDD
4 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 18 (48.65%) MVC
4 18 (48.65%) Test Automation
5 16 (43.24%) MVVM
5 16 (43.24%) Jasmine
5 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
6 15 (40.54%) SpecFlow
6 15 (40.54%) Sencha
6 15 (40.54%) Ext JS
7 14 (37.84%) C#
8 12 (32.43%) Java
9 10 (27.03%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
9 10 (27.03%) .NET
9 10 (27.03%) jQuery
9 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
11 8 (21.62%) HTML5
11 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
13 6 (16.22%) QA
14 5 (13.51%) OO
14 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
15 4 (10.81%) Web Services

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 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.70%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Cucumber
2 16 (43.24%) Jasmine
3 15 (40.54%) SpecFlow
4 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
5 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.11%) Ant
7 3 (8.11%) JIRA
7 3 (8.11%) JMeter
7 3 (8.11%) Maven
8 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.41%) JUnit
8 2 (5.41%) Robot Framework
8 2 (5.41%) Subversion
9 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) UI Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Sencha Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Web UI Developer
7 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Specialist
9 1 (2.70%) Java Automation Tester
9 1 (2.70%) SAP PM Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Gherkin
2 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
3 15 (40.54%) Ext JS
4 10 (27.03%) .NET
4 10 (27.03%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 10 (27.03%) jQuery
4 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) Spring
9 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
9 2 (5.41%) XML
10 1 (2.70%) React
10 1 (2.70%) REST
10 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) BDD
2 21 (56.76%) Scrum
3 18 (48.65%) MVC
3 18 (48.65%) TDD
3 18 (48.65%) Test Automation
4 16 (43.24%) MVVM
5 5 (13.51%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) User Stories
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.41%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Agile Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ISEB
1 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Sencha
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) SAP