The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 44 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.07% 2.25% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.93% 13.85% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 30
Median daily rate £365 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +30.26% +0.55%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 443 462 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.86% 16.27% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 331 244
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire -5 29 £365 -14.11% 22
South Yorkshire +8 13 £540 +56.52%
North Yorkshire +4 1 - - 5
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 74 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (57.39%) Java
3 55 (47.83%) Cucumber
4 49 (42.61%) Jenkins
5 48 (41.74%) JIRA
6 39 (33.91%) TDD
6 39 (33.91%) Test Automation
6 39 (33.91%) Scala
7 38 (33.04%) BDD
8 35 (30.43%) Confluence
9 33 (28.70%) Scrum
10 32 (27.83%) WebDriver
11 30 (26.09%) QA
12 29 (25.22%) Python
13 28 (24.35%) Automated Testing
14 25 (21.74%) HTML
15 24 (20.87%) RESTful
16 22 (19.13%) NoSQL
17 21 (18.26%) Spring
17 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
17 21 (18.26%) Kanban
18 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
18 20 (17.39%) Gherkin
18 20 (17.39%) Ruby
18 20 (17.39%) Linux
19 19 (16.52%) JSON
19 19 (16.52%) Performance Testing
20 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
20 18 (15.65%) Open Source
21 17 (14.78%) Puppet

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 35 (30.43%) Confluence
2 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.61%) nginx
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.74%) Tornado
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Drupal
5 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.78%) GitHub
2 1 (0.87%) CloudBees
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (1.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) NoSQL
2 20 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.35%) Redis
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.61%) Big Data
6 3 (2.61%) Riak
7 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.87%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 49 (42.61%) Jenkins
3 48 (41.74%) JIRA
4 32 (27.83%) WebDriver
5 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
6 15 (13.04%) JMeter
7 11 (9.57%) SoapUI
7 11 (9.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (6.09%) HP UFT
8 7 (6.09%) Hudson
8 7 (6.09%) Mockito
9 6 (5.22%) FitNesse
9 6 (5.22%) JUnit
9 6 (5.22%) LoadRunner
9 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
10 5 (4.35%) EasyMock
10 5 (4.35%) Gatling
10 5 (4.35%) jMock
10 5 (4.35%) Spock
11 4 (3.48%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (5.22%) Finance
1 6 (5.22%) Games
2 3 (2.61%) Retail
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) German Language
3 2 (1.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.65%) Tester
2 31 (26.96%) Automation Tester
3 22 (19.13%) Developer
4 16 (13.91%) Test Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
6 14 (12.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 13 (11.30%) Java Automation Tester
8 10 (8.70%) Architect
9 9 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) QA Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Analyst
12 6 (5.22%) QA Test Engineer
12 6 (5.22%) Technical Architect
12 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.35%) Developer in Test
13 5 (4.35%) Software Tester
14 4 (3.48%) Lead Architect
14 4 (3.48%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.74%) HTML
2 24 (20.87%) RESTful
3 21 (18.26%) Spring
4 20 (17.39%) Gherkin
5 19 (16.52%) JSON
6 15 (13.04%) HTML5
7 14 (12.17%) Django
7 14 (12.17%) Play Framework
8 12 (10.43%) Web Services
9 9 (7.83%) .NET
10 8 (6.96%) CSS
10 8 (6.96%) REST
10 8 (6.96%) XML
11 6 (5.22%) jQuery
12 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
12 4 (3.48%) SOAP
12 4 (3.48%) Spring Boot
13 3 (2.61%) Symfony
14 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.22%) Social Media
3 6 (5.22%) User Experience
4 5 (4.35%) Tandem
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) Unix
2 3 (2.61%) Windows
3 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.91%) TDD
2 39 (33.91%) Test Automation
3 38 (33.04%) BDD
4 33 (28.70%) Scrum
5 28 (24.35%) Automated Testing
6 21 (18.26%) Kanban
6 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
7 19 (16.52%) Performance Testing
8 18 (15.65%) Open Source
9 17 (14.78%) User Stories
10 16 (13.91%) Automation Testing
11 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.04%) DevOps
12 13 (11.30%) API Testing
13 12 (10.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (10.43%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (10.43%) Manual Testing
13 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
14 11 (9.57%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.39%) Java
2 39 (33.91%) Scala
3 29 (25.22%) Python
4 20 (17.39%) Ruby
5 13 (11.30%) C#
6 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.70%) Groovy
7 10 (8.70%) SQL
8 7 (6.09%) PHP
9 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.35%) Clojure
11 2 (1.74%) C++
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.74%) XPath
11 2 (1.74%) XQuery
12 1 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.87%) Jython
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.48%) ISEB
2 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (26.09%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) WCAG
3 1 (0.87%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Docker
2 2 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) Puppet
2 14 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.35%) Splunk
2 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.61%) HP
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.74%) Telerik
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe
4 1 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.87%) IBM
4 1 (0.87%) Kony
4 1 (0.87%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.87%) Temenos
4 1 (0.87%) Twitter
4 1 (0.87%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago