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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 55 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Contract jobs citing Selenium 70 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.25% 1.29% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.04% 9.92% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 23
Average daily rate
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£353 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £199 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £403 £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
388 242 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.04% 13.05% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 141 116
Average daily rate £350 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £21.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 35 £365 +37.99% 3
Farnborough -11 1 £350 +17.64%
Winchester - - - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Fordingbridge - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 84 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (75.51%) Java
3 73 (74.49%) Cucumber
4 60 (61.22%) BDD
4 60 (61.22%) Scrum
5 59 (60.20%) JUnit
6 58 (59.18%) TDD
7 56 (57.14%) Jenkins
8 54 (55.10%) Web Services
9 49 (50.00%) Spring
10 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (39.80%) RESTful
11 35 (35.71%) Mockito
12 33 (33.67%) Maven
13 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
13 32 (32.65%) Linux
14 29 (29.59%) Subversion
15 28 (28.57%) Web Development
15 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
16 27 (27.55%) MVC
17 26 (26.53%) Automated Testing
17 26 (26.53%) Spring MVC
18 25 (25.51%) CSS
19 23 (23.47%) Test Automation
20 22 (22.45%) Internet
20 22 (22.45%) Ajax
20 22 (22.45%) JSON
21 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
22 20 (20.41%) Puppet
23 19 (19.39%) HTML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (15.31%) Apache
1 15 (15.31%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.14%) TeamSite
2 7 (7.14%) CMS
3 4 (4.08%) Confluence
4 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (10.20%) Amazon S3
2 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.12%) Hazelcast
3 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 73 (74.49%) Cucumber
2 59 (60.20%) JUnit
3 56 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 35 (35.71%) Mockito
5 33 (33.67%) Maven
6 29 (29.59%) Subversion
7 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 12 (12.24%) JIRA
9 11 (11.22%) JMeter
10 10 (10.20%) RSpec
10 10 (10.20%) WebDriver
11 9 (9.18%) Ant
12 7 (7.14%) Eclipse
12 7 (7.14%) Appium
13 6 (6.12%) LoadRunner
14 5 (5.10%) Xcode
14 5 (5.10%) IntelliJ
14 5 (5.10%) Jasmine
14 5 (5.10%) Calabash
14 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Developer
2 32 (32.65%) Analyst
2 32 (32.65%) Test Analyst
2 32 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Tester
4 10 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (9.18%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.04%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (2.04%) Software Tester
12 1 (1.02%) Integration Test Analyst
12 1 (1.02%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (55.10%) Web Services
2 49 (50.00%) Spring
3 39 (39.80%) RESTful
4 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
5 26 (26.53%) Spring MVC
6 25 (25.51%) CSS
7 22 (22.45%) Ajax
7 22 (22.45%) JSON
8 19 (19.39%) HTML
9 18 (18.37%) JPA
10 15 (15.31%) XML
11 14 (14.29%) SOAP
12 12 (12.24%) jQuery
12 12 (12.24%) REST
13 11 (11.22%) CSS3
13 11 (11.22%) PostGIS
13 11 (11.22%) OpenID
13 11 (11.22%) HTML5
13 11 (11.22%) SAML
13 11 (11.22%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Open Source
2 6 (6.12%) W3C
3 5 (5.10%) GIS
3 5 (5.10%) Robotics
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Android
2 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (61.22%) Scrum
2 60 (61.22%) BDD
3 58 (59.18%) TDD
4 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (28.57%) Web Development
6 27 (27.55%) MVC
7 26 (26.53%) Automated Testing
8 23 (23.47%) Test Automation
9 18 (18.37%) Kanban
10 17 (17.35%) Change Control
11 16 (16.33%) Test Scripting
12 14 (14.29%) OO
13 13 (13.27%) SOA
14 12 (12.24%) E-Commerce
15 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (11.22%) Performance Testing
16 9 (9.18%) Load Testing
17 8 (8.16%) Content Management
17 8 (8.16%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (75.51%) Java
2 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.16%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) Ruby
5 5 (5.10%) SQL
5 5 (5.10%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.04%) Groovy
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) ISEB
2 4 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) WCAG
2 4 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.27%) VirtualBox
2 8 (8.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (20.41%) Puppet
2 14 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.04%) WebInspect
3 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) HP
2 5 (5.10%) WSO2
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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