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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 83 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 38 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.73% 0.95% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.31% 6.18% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £316 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £493 £450
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 £36.25 - £22.50
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
408 259 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.57% 15.31% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 142 131
Average daily rate £335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £263 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 30
Average hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +9 17 £328 +3.96% 1
Basingstoke -1 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £348 - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 58 (78.38%) Java
1 58 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (72.97%) Cucumber
3 44 (59.46%) JUnit
4 40 (54.05%) Web Services
5 35 (47.30%) Maven
5 35 (47.30%) Jenkins
6 34 (45.95%) Spring
7 32 (43.24%) TDD
8 31 (41.89%) BDD
9 30 (40.54%) Scrum
10 29 (39.19%) RESTful
11 25 (33.78%) MVC
11 25 (33.78%) Spring MVC
12 23 (31.08%) Mockito
12 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
13 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (29.73%) Puppet
14 21 (28.38%) JSON
14 21 (28.38%) Hibernate
14 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
15 19 (25.68%) JMeter
15 19 (25.68%) Vagrant
16 17 (22.97%) CSS
16 17 (22.97%) Ajax
16 17 (22.97%) JPA
16 17 (22.97%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
17 15 (20.27%) JIRA
17 15 (20.27%) VirtualBox

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (12.16%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.11%) TeamSite
3 6 (8.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (17.57%) Amazon S3
2 13 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.41%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (72.97%) Cucumber
2 44 (59.46%) JUnit
3 35 (47.30%) Maven
3 35 (47.30%) Jenkins
4 23 (31.08%) Mockito
5 19 (25.68%) JMeter
6 15 (20.27%) JIRA
7 12 (16.22%) RSpec
8 10 (13.51%) LoadRunner
9 8 (10.81%) Ant
9 8 (10.81%) SoapUI
10 7 (9.46%) Subversion
11 6 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (6.76%) Zephyr
12 5 (6.76%) FitNesse
13 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
13 4 (5.41%) WATIR
13 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
14 3 (4.05%) Calabash
General
1 3 (4.05%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Developer
2 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 26 (35.14%) Test Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Tester
5 10 (13.51%) Automation Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Automation Tester
8 6 (8.11%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Agile Test Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) QA Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Mobile Tester
13 1 (1.35%) Automated Tester
13 1 (1.35%) Test Automation Engineer
13 1 (1.35%) Agile Tester
13 1 (1.35%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.05%) Web Services
2 34 (45.95%) Spring
3 29 (39.19%) RESTful
4 25 (33.78%) Spring MVC
5 21 (28.38%) JSON
5 21 (28.38%) Hibernate
6 17 (22.97%) CSS
6 17 (22.97%) Ajax
6 17 (22.97%) JPA
7 12 (16.22%) HTML
8 10 (13.51%) XML
9 7 (9.46%) REST
9 7 (9.46%) jQuery
10 6 (8.11%) XSLT
10 6 (8.11%) HTML5
10 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.76%) PostGIS
11 5 (6.76%) CSS3
11 5 (6.76%) Struts
11 5 (6.76%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) W3C
3 4 (5.41%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Robotics
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.05%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) CentOS
3 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) TDD
3 31 (41.89%) BDD
4 30 (40.54%) Scrum
5 25 (33.78%) MVC
6 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
7 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
9 14 (18.92%) Kanban
10 12 (16.22%) Web Development
11 10 (13.51%) Performance Testing
12 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (10.81%) Automation Testing
13 6 (8.11%) Content Management
13 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
14 5 (6.76%) Functional Testing
14 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
14 5 (6.76%) Manual Testing
14 5 (6.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.46%) C#
4 6 (8.11%) Ruby
5 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.41%) SQL
7 3 (4.05%) Groovy
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) ISEB
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) VirtualBox
2 10 (13.51%) Docker
3 1 (1.35%) vCloud
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Puppet
2 19 (25.68%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.76%) WebInspect
4 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) HP
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) EMC