Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 20 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 15 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +36 -12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 7.62% 2.56% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.81% 33.33% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Taunton median daily rate £300 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.35% - -
Somerset median daily rate £365 £325 -
% change year-on-year +12.31% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset 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 Taunton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 54 6 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 51.43% 7.69% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 3 11
Taunton median daily rate £380 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £302 £373 £306
90th Percentile £438 £524 £400
Somerset median daily rate £388 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.26% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% +8.11% +5.71%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Taunton

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Taunton

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Taunton over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) SpecFlow
2 7 (87.50%) Gherkin
2 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) WATIR
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (37.50%) Sahi
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 7 (87.50%) SpecFlow
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (37.50%) Sahi
4 3 (37.50%) WATIR
5 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer in Test
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Gherkin
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA