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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 23 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 10 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.69% 0.95% 9.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.74% 7.41% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 13
Average daily rate
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£390 £303 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.92% -24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £303 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +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
46 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.60% 12.80% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 25
Average daily rate £358 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 30 June 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 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Ant
5 4 (28.57%) JAXB
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Cucumber

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 4 (28.57%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) TestComplete
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) Appium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) JAXB
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (21.43%) Struts
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
5 2 (14.29%) JSTL
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Coremetrics
3 2 (14.29%) Endeca