Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 59 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 25 31 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.99% 2.41% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.01% 15.42% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £340 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +10.57% +2.50%
10th Percentile £288 £281 £231
90th Percentile £469 £393 £362
South West median daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 147 201 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.69% 15.63% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 136 103
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £312 £308 £285
90th Percentile £521 £541 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £36.25 £8.25 £30.20
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Wiltshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Wiltshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Wiltshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Swindon -7 23 £375 +10.29% 4
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (44.00%) BDD
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 9 (36.00%) TDD
6 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (32.00%) Sencha
7 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) Gherkin
7 8 (32.00%) Jasmine
7 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 7 (28.00%) MVVM
9 6 (24.00%) Ext JS
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (20.00%) User Experience
11 4 (16.00%) REST
11 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (24.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.00%) Ant
6 2 (8.00%) JUnit
6 2 (8.00%) Maven
6 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Gatling
7 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (4.00%) JBehave
7 1 (4.00%) JMeter
7 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
7 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Sencha Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (32.00%) Gherkin
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) Ext JS
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) REST
5 4 (16.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.00%) Spring
7 2 (8.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) Node.js
8 1 (4.00%) React
8 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.00%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) BDD
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) MVVM
5 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
7 2 (8.00%) SDET
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Deep Learning
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Sencha
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Veracode