Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 15 December 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +17
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.28% 8.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.00% 17.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
West Wales median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
Wales median daily rate £365 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -14.12% +6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 West Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 50 82 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 40.98% 50.00% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 11
West Wales median daily rate £513 £481 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +48.08% -20.00%
10th Percentile £330 £363 £275
90th Percentile £589 £603 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £38.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year +43.79% +29.66% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in West Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in West Wales

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Swansea -9 4 £350 -26.32%
Selenium
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) BrowserStack
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) JBehave
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) TestRail
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP