Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 34 23
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 1.64% 2.68% 6.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 5.77% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
West Wales median daily rate £425 - £475
10th Percentile £413 - £430
90th Percentile £438 - £488
Wales median daily rate £360 £313 £413
% change year-on-year +15.20% -24.24% -7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 68 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 55.74% 46.43% 46.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 44
West Wales median daily rate £500 £511 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.20% +4.07% +40.36%
10th Percentile £413 £359 £363
90th Percentile £588 £588 £612
Wales median daily rate £415 £393 £424
% change year-on-year +5.73% -7.37% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - £21.57 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +0.33% -38.13%

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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

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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 20 October 2018. 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 +8 2 £425 - 1
Selenium
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

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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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA