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 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 66 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing Selenium 51 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.35% 1.11% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.66% 7.95% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £187 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
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
348 264 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.05% 13.98% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 155 171
Average daily rate £365 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.23 £37.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 25 £363 +85.89% 1
Basingstoke -1 4 £375 -6.83% 3
Fareham - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Winchester - - - - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 80 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (71.28%) Java
2 67 (71.28%) Cucumber
3 57 (60.64%) BDD
3 57 (60.64%) TDD
4 56 (59.57%) Jenkins
5 54 (57.45%) Scrum
6 52 (55.32%) JUnit
7 51 (54.26%) Web Services
8 44 (46.81%) Spring
9 39 (41.49%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (37.23%) RESTful
11 33 (35.11%) Maven
12 32 (34.04%) Linux
12 32 (34.04%) Mockito
13 31 (32.98%) Hibernate
14 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
15 27 (28.72%) Automated Testing
16 26 (27.66%) Subversion
17 25 (26.60%) Web Development
18 24 (25.53%) CSS
18 24 (25.53%) MVC
18 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
19 23 (24.47%) Spring MVC
20 22 (23.40%) Ajax
21 21 (22.34%) JSON
21 21 (22.34%) Internet
21 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
22 19 (20.21%) Puppet
22 19 (20.21%) HTML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 15 (15.96%) Apache
2 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.45%) TeamSite
3 7 (7.45%) CMS
4 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (12.77%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (12.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (7.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (7.45%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (5.32%) Hazelcast
2 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 67 (71.28%) Cucumber
2 56 (59.57%) Jenkins
3 52 (55.32%) JUnit
4 33 (35.11%) Maven
5 32 (34.04%) Mockito
6 26 (27.66%) Subversion
7 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
8 10 (10.64%) WebDriver
8 10 (10.64%) Ant
9 9 (9.57%) RSpec
10 7 (7.45%) Appium
10 7 (7.45%) JIRA
11 5 (5.32%) JMeter
11 5 (5.32%) Xcode
11 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
11 5 (5.32%) IntelliJ
11 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
11 5 (5.32%) Calabash
12 4 (4.26%) Zephyr
12 4 (4.26%) WATIR
General
1 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.19%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Developer
2 29 (30.85%) Analyst
2 29 (30.85%) Test Analyst
2 29 (30.85%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Tester
4 10 (10.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Automation Tester
6 8 (8.51%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Mobile Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (54.26%) Web Services
2 44 (46.81%) Spring
3 35 (37.23%) RESTful
4 31 (32.98%) Hibernate
5 24 (25.53%) CSS
6 23 (24.47%) Spring MVC
7 22 (23.40%) Ajax
8 21 (22.34%) JSON
9 19 (20.21%) HTML
10 16 (17.02%) XML
11 15 (15.96%) JPA
12 14 (14.89%) SOAP
13 12 (12.77%) REST
13 12 (12.77%) jQuery
14 11 (11.70%) CSS3
14 11 (11.70%) OpenID
14 11 (11.70%) HTML5
14 11 (11.70%) SAML
14 11 (11.70%) OAuth2
15 10 (10.64%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Open Source
2 6 (6.38%) W3C
3 5 (5.32%) Robotics
3 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Android
2 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (60.64%) TDD
2 57 (60.64%) BDD
3 54 (57.45%) Scrum
4 39 (41.49%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (28.72%) Automated Testing
6 25 (26.60%) Web Development
7 24 (25.53%) MVC
8 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
9 18 (19.15%) Change Control
10 15 (15.96%) Test Scripting
11 14 (14.89%) Kanban
11 14 (14.89%) OO
11 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
12 13 (13.83%) SOA
13 10 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.64%) Automation Testing
14 9 (9.57%) Load Testing
15 8 (8.51%) Performance Testing
15 8 (8.51%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (71.28%) Java
2 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.57%) C#
4 6 (6.38%) SQL
4 6 (6.38%) Ruby
5 5 (5.32%) PHP
6 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.13%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) C++
7 2 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) ISEB
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) WCAG
1 6 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) VirtualBox
2 7 (7.45%) Docker
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (20.21%) Puppet
2 13 (13.83%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) HP
2 5 (5.32%) WSO2
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
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