Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Selenium Automation Tester was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Automation Tester - Selenium
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Selenium Automation Tester 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median daily rate £350 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 205 255 393
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.61% 95.51% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 166 286
Warrington median daily rate £375 £416 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.91% -4.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £195 £144 £213
90th Percentile £575 £626 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 11
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -13.33% -7.18%

Selenium Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Selenium Automation Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region featuring Selenium Automation Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling

Selenium Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript