The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 94 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 28 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.31% 0.88% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.51% 5.60% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 7
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£325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £375 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +66.66%
Selenium
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
373 250 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.41% 15.64% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 135 140
Average daily rate £335 £385 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 31
Average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +5 14 £315 -25.88% 4
Winchester - 2 £341 - 2
Basingstoke -9 1 - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 53 (79.10%) Java
2 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (71.64%) Cucumber
4 39 (58.21%) JUnit
5 36 (53.73%) Jenkins
6 35 (52.24%) Web Services
7 32 (47.76%) TDD
8 29 (43.28%) Maven
9 28 (41.79%) Spring
9 28 (41.79%) BDD
9 28 (41.79%) RESTful
10 26 (38.81%) Scrum
11 25 (37.31%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
13 22 (32.84%) Hibernate
13 22 (32.84%) JSON
14 21 (31.34%) MVC
14 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
15 20 (29.85%) Mockito
16 19 (28.36%) Puppet
16 19 (28.36%) JMeter
16 19 (28.36%) Spring MVC
17 18 (26.87%) Ajax
17 18 (26.87%) Vagrant
18 17 (25.37%) Web Development
19 16 (23.88%) JPA
19 16 (23.88%) Amazon EC2
20 14 (20.90%) Amazon S3
20 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (20.90%) VirtualBox

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.43%) Confluence
3 7 (10.45%) Apache
4 3 (4.48%) Node.js
4 3 (4.48%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (20.90%) Amazon S3
2 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) DAB
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.48%) Hazelcast
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (71.64%) Cucumber
2 39 (58.21%) JUnit
3 36 (53.73%) Jenkins
4 29 (43.28%) Maven
5 20 (29.85%) Mockito
6 19 (28.36%) JMeter
7 13 (19.40%) RSpec
8 12 (17.91%) JIRA
9 11 (16.42%) Subversion
10 10 (14.93%) LoadRunner
11 8 (11.94%) SoapUI
11 8 (11.94%) Eclipse
12 6 (8.96%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (7.46%) Hudson
13 5 (7.46%) Zephyr
13 5 (7.46%) FitNesse
14 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
14 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
15 3 (4.48%) FindBugs
General
1 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Analyst
1 26 (38.81%) Test Analyst
2 24 (35.82%) Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Automation Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Automation Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Integration Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) Web Services
2 28 (41.79%) Spring
2 28 (41.79%) RESTful
3 22 (32.84%) Hibernate
3 22 (32.84%) JSON
4 19 (28.36%) Spring MVC
5 18 (26.87%) Ajax
6 16 (23.88%) JPA
7 14 (20.90%) CSS
8 10 (14.93%) XML
9 8 (11.94%) HTML
10 6 (8.96%) SOAP
10 6 (8.96%) JTS
10 6 (8.96%) PostGIS
11 5 (7.46%) jQuery
12 4 (5.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (4.48%) REST
13 3 (4.48%) Apache Camel
13 3 (4.48%) Dojo
13 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Open Source
2 6 (8.96%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) Linked Data
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) TDD
3 28 (41.79%) BDD
4 26 (38.81%) Scrum
5 25 (37.31%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (31.34%) MVC
6 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
7 17 (25.37%) Web Development
8 13 (19.40%) Kanban
8 13 (19.40%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.94%) Automation Testing
9 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
10 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.45%) SOA
11 5 (7.46%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.46%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.46%) ITIL
12 4 (5.97%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.45%) SQL
4 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
4 6 (8.96%) C#
5 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) Groovy
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.99%) VB
8 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) VirtualBox
2 9 (13.43%) Docker
3 3 (4.48%) vCloud
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) Puppet
2 18 (26.87%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.46%) WebInspect
4 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) VMware
3 3 (4.48%) EMC
4 2 (2.99%) Serena
4 2 (2.99%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
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