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 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 50 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.67% 2.28% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.45% 17.86% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 1
Median daily rate £363 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 88 84 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.04% 12.77% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 44
Median daily rate £375 £335 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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
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 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
Swindon +15 16 £375 +10.29% 5
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Selenium
South West

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 29 (55.77%) Scrum
4 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
5 25 (48.08%) BDD
5 25 (48.08%) Gherkin
6 22 (42.31%) Java
7 20 (38.46%) SpecFlow
8 19 (36.54%) C#
9 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 18 (34.62%) MVC
10 17 (32.69%) TDD
10 17 (32.69%) WebDriver
11 15 (28.85%) MVVM
11 15 (28.85%) Sencha
11 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
11 15 (28.85%) Ext JS
11 15 (28.85%) Jasmine
12 14 (26.92%) Finance
13 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
14 11 (21.15%) HTML
14 11 (21.15%) .NET
14 11 (21.15%) CSS
15 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (19.23%) jQuery
16 8 (15.38%) HTML5
16 8 (15.38%) User Stories
16 8 (15.38%) QA
16 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
17 7 (13.46%) Web Services

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 3 (5.77%) Apache
1 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.92%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.92%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.92%) Power BI
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 20 (38.46%) SpecFlow
3 17 (32.69%) WebDriver
4 15 (28.85%) Jasmine
5 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.62%) Ant
8 4 (7.69%) JIRA
8 4 (7.69%) Maven
9 3 (5.77%) JMeter
9 3 (5.77%) JUnit
9 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.77%) Subversion
10 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.85%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.92%) JBehave
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.92%) TestNG
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Tester
5 9 (17.31%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Automation Tester
5 9 (17.31%) UI Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Test Specialist
8 4 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Sencha Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (5.77%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Specialist
10 2 (3.85%) Java Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) Gherkin
2 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
2 15 (28.85%) Ext JS
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
3 11 (21.15%) CSS
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) jQuery
4 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.62%) Spring
8 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.69%) SOAP
8 4 (7.69%) XML
9 3 (5.77%) REST
9 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 29 (55.77%) Scrum
4 25 (48.08%) BDD
5 18 (34.62%) MVC
6 17 (32.69%) TDD
7 15 (28.85%) MVVM
8 8 (15.38%) User Stories
9 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
10 6 (11.54%) OO
11 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
12 4 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (5.77%) Web Development
14 2 (3.85%) Exploratory Testing
14 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
14 2 (3.85%) Load Testing
14 2 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Sencha
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 11 days ago