The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Selenium IDE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium IDE over the 3 months to 26 April 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 IDE
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 647 648
Rank change year-on-year +53 +1  
Contract jobs citing Selenium IDE 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.074% 0.097% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £410 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +39.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £360 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Selenium IDE 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8082 8208 7265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.39% 14.69% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5485 5570 4642
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 165 139
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £27.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.48 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.05% +14.79%  

Selenium IDE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Selenium IDE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium IDE over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 6 £410 +2.50% 5
London +10 3 £500 +25.00% 4
Leeds - 1 £225 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
Manchester - 1 £275 -
Bristol - 1 £320 -
North West - 1 £275 -
South West - 1 £320 -
Yorkshire - 1 £225 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium IDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Selenium IDE.

1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 10 (62.50%) BDD
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) JMeter
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) Banking
6 9 (56.25%) Retail
6 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
6 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
7 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (50.00%) Internet
7 8 (50.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
10 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
10 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 2 (12.50%) Grunt
10 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
10 2 (12.50%) Microservices
10 2 (12.50%) gulp
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
10 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
10 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ

Selenium IDE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (56.25%) JMeter
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 2 (12.50%) Grunt
6 2 (12.50%) gulp
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) JSUnit
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.25%) Ant
7 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
7 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
7 1 (6.25%) Maven
7 1 (6.25%) NUnit
7 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
7 1 (6.25%) TestNG
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
1 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Web Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (12.50%) OAuth
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Chai
3 1 (6.25%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Volume Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) Zuora
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