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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 74 92 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Contract jobs citing Selenium 49 21 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.18% 1.04% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 7.00% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
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
343 300 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.29% 14.79% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 172 192
Average daily rate £363 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £39.75 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 25 £350 +100.00% 2
Basingstoke - 5 £375 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £350 - 1
Winchester -10 1 £413 +37.50%
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (85.44%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (73.79%) Java
3 72 (69.90%) Cucumber
4 67 (65.05%) BDD
5 66 (64.08%) TDD
6 62 (60.19%) Scrum
7 59 (57.28%) Jenkins
8 58 (56.31%) JUnit
9 57 (55.34%) Web Services
10 50 (48.54%) Spring
11 47 (45.63%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (37.86%) RESTful
13 36 (34.95%) Mockito
13 36 (34.95%) Hibernate
13 36 (34.95%) Linux
14 35 (33.98%) Maven
15 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
15 31 (30.10%) Automated Testing
15 31 (30.10%) Subversion
15 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
16 28 (27.18%) Web Development
17 25 (24.27%) CSS
17 25 (24.27%) MVC
18 24 (23.30%) Internet
18 24 (23.30%) Spring MVC
19 23 (22.33%) JSON
19 23 (22.33%) Ajax
20 22 (21.36%) Test Automation
20 22 (21.36%) Change Control
21 21 (20.39%) HTML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (17.48%) Apache
2 16 (15.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.80%) CMS
4 6 (5.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.94%) JBoss
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (11.65%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (11.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (6.80%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.85%) Hazelcast
3 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 72 (69.90%) Cucumber
2 59 (57.28%) Jenkins
3 58 (56.31%) JUnit
4 36 (34.95%) Mockito
5 35 (33.98%) Maven
6 31 (30.10%) Subversion
6 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
7 11 (10.68%) WebDriver
7 11 (10.68%) Ant
8 8 (7.77%) RSpec
8 8 (7.77%) Appium
9 5 (4.85%) Calabash
9 5 (4.85%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.85%) Gerrit
9 5 (4.85%) JIRA
9 5 (4.85%) Xcode
9 5 (4.85%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.85%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.88%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.88%) WATIR
General
1 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
1 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.91%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (47.57%) Developer
2 35 (33.98%) Java Developer
3 32 (31.07%) Analyst
3 32 (31.07%) Test Analyst
4 13 (12.62%) Tester
5 11 (10.68%) Automation Analyst
5 11 (10.68%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (2.91%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (55.34%) Web Services
2 50 (48.54%) Spring
3 39 (37.86%) RESTful
4 36 (34.95%) Hibernate
5 25 (24.27%) CSS
6 24 (23.30%) Spring MVC
7 23 (22.33%) JSON
7 23 (22.33%) Ajax
8 21 (20.39%) HTML
9 19 (18.45%) SOAP
9 19 (18.45%) XML
10 16 (15.53%) JPA
11 15 (14.56%) REST
12 14 (13.59%) OpenID
12 14 (13.59%) OAuth2
12 14 (13.59%) SAML
13 12 (11.65%) jQuery
13 12 (11.65%) PostGIS
14 11 (10.68%) CSS3
14 11 (10.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Open Source
2 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.83%) W3C
4 5 (4.85%) Robotics
5 4 (3.88%) GIS
6 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) iSeries
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.77%) Android
3 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (85.44%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (65.05%) BDD
3 66 (64.08%) TDD
4 62 (60.19%) Scrum
5 47 (45.63%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (30.10%) Automated Testing
7 28 (27.18%) Web Development
8 25 (24.27%) MVC
9 22 (21.36%) Test Automation
9 22 (21.36%) Change Control
10 18 (17.48%) SOA
11 17 (16.50%) OO
11 17 (16.50%) Test Scripting
12 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
13 14 (13.59%) Kanban
14 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.71%) Load Testing
15 10 (9.71%) Automation Testing
16 9 (8.74%) Performance Testing
17 8 (7.77%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.79%) Java
2 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.71%) C#
4 8 (7.77%) SQL
5 6 (5.83%) Ruby
6 5 (4.85%) PHP
6 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.94%) C++
7 2 (1.94%) Python
7 2 (1.94%) Groovy
8 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) ISEB
2 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 6 (5.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) VirtualBox
2 7 (6.80%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Puppet
2 12 (11.65%) Vagrant
3 7 (6.80%) TeamSite
4 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) HP
2 7 (6.80%) Apigee
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) WSO2
4 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) Google
6 1 (0.97%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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