Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 24 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.50% 2.78% 4.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% 8.62% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
York median daily rate £400 £300 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% +32.17%
10th Percentile £330 £300 £311
90th Percentile £430 £330 £394
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire 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 York with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17 58 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 10.63% 32.22% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 32
York median daily rate £339 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +15.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £250 £290 £225
90th Percentile £426 £423 £424
North Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -4.61% +18.75% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
York median hourly rate £41.25 - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - £30.00

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in York

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in York

For the 6 months to 24 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 York region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Capybara
1 4 (100.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Calabash
1 4 (100.00%) Capybara
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA