The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 28 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 6 0 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.56% - 12.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.35% - 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 27
Average daily rate
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£370 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 14 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.25% 6.60% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 64
Average daily rate £364 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Basingstoke region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (53.33%) C#
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
7 5 (33.33%) Analytics
7 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (33.33%) System Testing
7 5 (33.33%) DB2
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (33.33%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Google
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) Release Management
8 4 (26.67%) Endeca

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) TestComplete
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) Maven
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Gerrit
4 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
5 2 (13.33%) JMeter
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 1 (6.67%) Appium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) JAXB
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) JSTL
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) JSP
6 1 (6.67%) Struts
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iSeries
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Google
3 4 (26.67%) Coremetrics
3 4 (26.67%) Endeca
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle