Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.09% 6.04% 7.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.25% 42.11% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Watford median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £379 £405 £375
90th Percentile £518 £469 £470
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +8.82% +41.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 97 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.39% 14.34% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 11
Watford median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £139 £363
90th Percentile £543 £538 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £44.00 £49.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +23.75% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Watford

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Watford

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Watford over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Watford

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

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) System Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) DNA
4 5 (62.50%) DB2
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
4 5 (62.50%) RESTful
4 5 (62.50%) hybris
4 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Magento
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) RESTEasy
5 4 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Appium
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) jMock
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (12.50%) Protractor
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) RESTEasy
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) DNA
3 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) hybris
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase