Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 35 54
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 49 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.65% 5.12% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.30% 29.46% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 33
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% +84.21%
10th Percentile £319 £263 £250
90th Percentile £613 £550 £456
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £53.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.21% +33.75% -5.88%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 230 224 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.82% 17.38% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 116 96
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £395 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% +17.04% -15.63%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £250
90th Percentile £623 £525 £444
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +6.82% +12.10%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £42.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in West Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in West Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in West Sussex

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in West Sussex

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -1 40 £488 -2.35% 3
Crawley - 6 - -
Chichester - 1 £230 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (77.55%) Java
3 33 (67.35%) Test Automation
4 28 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 28 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (55.10%) Spring
6 26 (53.06%) Scala
6 26 (53.06%) REST
7 25 (51.02%) JUnit
8 23 (46.94%) HTML
8 23 (46.94%) CSS
9 22 (44.90%) HTML5
9 22 (44.90%) JSON
10 21 (42.86%) Scrum
11 19 (38.78%) Play Framework
12 18 (36.73%) Jenkins
12 18 (36.73%) HTTP
13 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
13 17 (34.69%) SOAP
13 17 (34.69%) Cucumber
13 17 (34.69%) BDD
14 15 (30.61%) Web Services
14 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
14 15 (30.61%) Microservices
14 15 (30.61%) Collaborative Working
15 14 (28.57%) Open Source
16 13 (26.53%) CSS3
16 13 (26.53%) Ruby
16 13 (26.53%) Google
16 13 (26.53%) Python

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (18.37%) Apache
1 9 (18.37%) JBoss
1 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.20%) Confluence
3 3 (6.12%) nginx
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) HTTP
2 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.33%) SSL
4 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 25 (51.02%) JUnit
3 18 (36.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (34.69%) Cucumber
5 11 (22.45%) JIRA
5 11 (22.45%) SoapUI
6 9 (18.37%) Eclipse
6 9 (18.37%) IntelliJ
7 7 (14.29%) Gatling
7 7 (14.29%) Subversion
8 6 (12.24%) Maven
8 6 (12.24%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.12%) Ant
9 3 (6.12%) Grunt
9 3 (6.12%) gulp
9 3 (6.12%) JSUnit
9 3 (6.12%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (6.12%) Protractor
9 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
9 3 (6.12%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (18.37%) Scala Developer
5 8 (16.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Tester
7 6 (12.24%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (10.20%) HTML Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Developer in Test
9 4 (8.16%) QA Tester
9 4 (8.16%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Spring
2 26 (53.06%) REST
3 23 (46.94%) CSS
3 23 (46.94%) HTML
4 22 (44.90%) HTML5
4 22 (44.90%) JSON
5 19 (38.78%) Play Framework
6 17 (34.69%) SOAP
7 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
7 15 (30.61%) Web Services
8 13 (26.53%) CSS3
9 12 (24.49%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) Ajax
10 10 (20.41%) Django
10 10 (20.41%) Guice
10 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (18.37%) EJB
11 9 (18.37%) J2EE
11 9 (18.37%) J2SE
12 8 (16.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Unix
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) Test Automation
3 28 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (42.86%) Scrum
5 17 (34.69%) BDD
6 15 (30.61%) Collaborative Working
6 15 (30.61%) Microservices
7 14 (28.57%) Open Source
8 12 (24.49%) API Testing
8 12 (24.49%) DevOps
9 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (20.41%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (20.41%) Front End Development
10 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
10 10 (20.41%) Web Design
11 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
11 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) Scala
3 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.53%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) Ruby
5 12 (24.49%) Groovy
6 9 (18.37%) C#
6 9 (18.37%) SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Haskell
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) WAI
2 2 (4.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 8 (16.33%) Grafana
2 8 (16.33%) Kibana
3 3 (6.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Google
2 9 (18.37%) webMethods
3 5 (10.20%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft