The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 120 136 168
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 161 135 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.76% 1.44% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.48% 11.92% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 80 46
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.15 £33.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -52.81%
Selenium
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1290 1133 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.11% 12.12% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 688 612
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 29
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £36.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £58.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South East region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +20 50 £360 -4.00% 12
West Sussex -7 29 £423 -13.33% 1
Berkshire -26 26 £360 +2.85% 12
Surrey -8 21 £450 +20.00% 6
East Sussex +16 15 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £325 +6.99% 4
Oxfordshire +7 3 £415 -9.78%
Kent -17 3 £238 -33.33% 2
Middlesex - 2 £600 - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 193 (66.55%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (54.83%) Java
3 100 (34.48%) Cucumber
4 99 (34.14%) JUnit
5 81 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (27.24%) C#
6 79 (27.24%) Scrum
7 77 (26.55%) Spring
8 76 (26.21%) BDD
9 73 (25.17%) WebDriver
9 73 (25.17%) JavaScript
10 72 (24.83%) Jenkins
11 67 (23.10%) HTML
11 67 (23.10%) Oracle
12 64 (22.07%) JIRA
13 63 (21.72%) Test Automation
14 62 (21.38%) SQL
15 61 (21.03%) Subversion
15 61 (21.03%) REST
16 59 (20.34%) .NET
17 56 (19.31%) Web Services
17 56 (19.31%) QA
18 55 (18.97%) XML
19 52 (17.93%) CSS
19 52 (17.93%) Automated Testing
19 52 (17.93%) Functional Testing
20 51 (17.59%) Test Scripting
21 49 (16.90%) JSON
21 49 (16.90%) HTML5
22 48 (16.55%) Security Cleared

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (12.07%) JBoss
2 25 (8.62%) Node.js
3 23 (7.93%) Tomcat
4 22 (7.59%) Apache
4 22 (7.59%) Confluence
5 19 (6.55%) IIS
6 12 (4.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (2.76%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.72%) CMS
9 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.69%) WordPress
12 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Magento
2 4 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.07%) SaaS
3 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.72%) GitHub
4 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.03%) IaaS
5 3 (1.03%) PaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.17%) HTTP
2 2 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.45%) VoltDB
4 8 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.07%) MySQL
6 6 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.38%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.69%) Big Data
9 2 (0.69%) GIS
9 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 100 (34.48%) Cucumber
2 99 (34.14%) JUnit
3 73 (25.17%) WebDriver
4 72 (24.83%) Jenkins
5 64 (22.07%) JIRA
6 61 (21.03%) Subversion
7 45 (15.52%) Maven
8 43 (14.83%) Git (software)
9 38 (13.10%) SoapUI
9 38 (13.10%) SpecFlow
10 35 (12.07%) JMeter
11 34 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 33 (11.38%) Gradle
13 24 (8.28%) HP UFT
14 22 (7.59%) Checkstyle
14 22 (7.59%) FindBugs
14 22 (7.59%) Jasmine
15 21 (7.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 19 (6.55%) Artifactory
17 17 (5.86%) Hudson
General
1 46 (15.86%) Finance
2 14 (4.83%) Banking
3 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.41%) Military
4 7 (2.41%) Retail
5 4 (1.38%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.03%) Back Office
6 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Billing
7 2 (0.69%) Electronics
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (44.48%) Developer
2 67 (23.10%) Java Developer
3 61 (21.03%) Tester
4 51 (17.59%) Analyst
5 47 (16.21%) Test Analyst
6 42 (14.48%) Automation Tester
7 37 (12.76%) Developer in Test
8 32 (11.03%) Test Engineer
9 30 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 26 (8.97%) Automation Test Analyst
11 24 (8.28%) QA Engineer
12 18 (6.21%) C# Developer
12 18 (6.21%) Scala Developer
13 17 (5.86%) QA Test Engineer
14 15 (5.17%) Test Automation Engineer
15 14 (4.83%) Architect
16 12 (4.14%) Java Scala Developer
17 11 (3.79%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
17 11 (3.79%) Selenium Tester
17 11 (3.79%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (26.55%) Spring
2 67 (23.10%) HTML
3 61 (21.03%) REST
4 59 (20.34%) .NET
5 56 (19.31%) Web Services
6 55 (18.97%) XML
7 52 (17.93%) CSS
8 49 (16.90%) HTML5
8 49 (16.90%) JSON
9 46 (15.86%) Ajax
9 46 (15.86%) Hibernate
10 41 (14.14%) jQuery
11 33 (11.38%) CSS3
12 26 (8.97%) Java EE
12 26 (8.97%) SOAP
13 24 (8.28%) Ruby on Rails
14 23 (7.93%) ASP.NET
14 23 (7.93%) Entity Framework
14 23 (7.93%) NHibernate
15 21 (7.24%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.21%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.17%) User Experience
3 11 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.10%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.10%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.69%) Fintech
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.34%) EPoS
10 1 (0.34%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) IVR
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.07%) Linux
2 22 (7.59%) Unix
3 18 (6.21%) Windows
4 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (66.55%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
3 79 (27.24%) Scrum
4 76 (26.21%) BDD
5 63 (21.72%) Test Automation
6 52 (17.93%) Automated Testing
6 52 (17.93%) Functional Testing
7 51 (17.59%) Test Scripting
8 43 (14.83%) TDD
9 40 (13.79%) Regression Testing
10 38 (13.10%) Open Source
10 38 (13.10%) Unit Testing
11 35 (12.07%) Automation Testing
12 34 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (11.38%) Front End Development
14 32 (11.03%) User Stories
15 30 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (10.00%) Mentoring
17 28 (9.66%) Performance Testing
18 27 (9.31%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 159 (54.83%) Java
2 79 (27.24%) C#
3 73 (25.17%) JavaScript
4 62 (21.38%) SQL
5 44 (15.17%) Ruby
6 41 (14.14%) Python
7 35 (12.07%) Scala
8 15 (5.17%) Groovy
9 13 (4.48%) F#
10 9 (3.10%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.76%) PHP
12 7 (2.41%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.07%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.07%) C++
14 5 (1.72%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.72%) VBScript
15 4 (1.38%) C
16 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.69%) Perl
17 2 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (16.55%) Security Cleared
2 43 (14.83%) ISEB
3 39 (13.45%) SC Cleared
4 34 (11.72%) ISTQB
5 21 (7.24%) Degree
6 20 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.41%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.03%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (19.31%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) SDET
3 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (8.28%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.03%) Nagios
3 2 (0.69%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Packer
4 1 (0.34%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (23.10%) Oracle
2 30 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.62%) HP
4 20 (6.90%) Google
5 9 (3.10%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.10%) Rally
6 7 (2.41%) Sun
7 6 (2.07%) Telerik
8 4 (1.38%) ATG
8 4 (1.38%) hybris
9 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.69%) Arqiva
10 2 (0.69%) SAP
10 2 (0.69%) Temenos
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe
11 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.34%) Progress
11 1 (0.34%) Remedy
11 1 (0.34%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.34%) WorldPay
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