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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 19 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.77% 3.38% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.97% 18.80% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Median daily rate £494 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.40% -20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £310 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -2.06% +90.19%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 133 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.61% 17.97% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 33
Median daily rate £488 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.55% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £310 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in West Sussex

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in West Sussex

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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

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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 3 months to 27 June 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
Worthing +8 17 £500 +19.04% 1
Chichester - 1 £230 -
Horsham - 1 £360 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) Git (software)
3 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (68.75%) DevOps
4 21 (65.63%) Java
5 20 (62.50%) IntelliJ
5 20 (62.50%) Scala
5 20 (62.50%) Open Source
5 20 (62.50%) MongoDB
6 19 (59.38%) REST
6 19 (59.38%) Test Automation
7 18 (56.25%) JSON
7 18 (56.25%) HTML
7 18 (56.25%) CSS
7 18 (56.25%) HTML5
7 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (50.00%) Puppet
8 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (50.00%) Play Framework
8 16 (50.00%) Microservices
8 16 (50.00%) Docker
8 16 (50.00%) SOAP
8 16 (50.00%) XML
8 16 (50.00%) J2EE
8 16 (50.00%) JUnit
8 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 16 (50.00%) EJB
8 16 (50.00%) C#
8 16 (50.00%) SQL
8 16 (50.00%) webMethods

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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 16 (50.00%) Apache
1 16 (50.00%) JBoss
1 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (34.38%) nginx
2 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) GitHub
1 11 (34.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 11 (34.38%) HTTP
2 11 (34.38%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (84.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (62.50%) IntelliJ
3 16 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 16 (50.00%) JUnit
4 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 11 (34.38%) Ant
6 11 (34.38%) Gatling
6 11 (34.38%) Grunt
6 11 (34.38%) gulp
6 11 (34.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (34.38%) Sublime Text
7 8 (25.00%) Protractor
7 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
8 7 (21.88%) WebDriver
9 5 (15.63%) JIRA
10 2 (6.25%) JSUnit
11 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Scala Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Developer in Test
5 4 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Scala Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) REST
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) HTML5
2 18 (56.25%) JSON
3 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (50.00%) EJB
3 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) J2SE
3 16 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 16 (50.00%) SOAP
3 16 (50.00%) Spring
3 16 (50.00%) XML
4 11 (34.38%) Gherkin
4 11 (34.38%) jQuery
4 11 (34.38%) Node.js
4 11 (34.38%) Servlets
5 3 (9.38%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Ubuntu
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) DevOps
3 20 (62.50%) Open Source
4 19 (59.38%) Test Automation
5 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (50.00%) Microservices
7 11 (34.38%) Analytics
8 8 (25.00%) BDD
8 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.88%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Validation
10 5 (15.63%) Test Management
11 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) Scala
4 16 (50.00%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Groovy
5 11 (34.38%) Haskell
5 11 (34.38%) Perl
5 11 (34.38%) Python
5 11 (34.38%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) Puppet
2 11 (34.38%) Grafana
2 11 (34.38%) Kibana
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) webMethods
2 11 (34.38%) Google
3 7 (21.88%) Adobe
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft