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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 100 122 133
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Contract jobs citing Selenium 201 137 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 1.47% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.61% 13.39% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 109 80
Average daily rate
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£383 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £428 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +129.03%
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
1288 1023 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.81% 11.01% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 597 555
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 20
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.58 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Hampshire +32 75 £375 +15.38% 18
Berkshire +12 34 £355 -8.38% 15
Surrey +13 33 £413 +3.12% 8
West Sussex - 23 £363 - 2
Buckinghamshire -21 21 £338 -3.57% 1
Oxfordshire -24 10 £520 +61.24% 5
East Sussex -8 7 £325 -7.14% 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 243 (72.11%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (40.65%) Java
3 125 (37.09%) C#
4 117 (34.72%) WebDriver
5 111 (32.94%) Test Automation
6 107 (31.75%) BDD
7 105 (31.16%) Scrum
8 95 (28.19%) TDD
9 84 (24.93%) Cucumber
10 80 (23.74%) Test Scripting
11 75 (22.26%) Automated Testing
12 73 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (21.07%) SQL
14 67 (19.88%) .NET
15 65 (19.29%) JavaScript
15 65 (19.29%) SOAP
16 57 (16.91%) Finance
17 56 (16.62%) HTML
18 55 (16.32%) XML
18 55 (16.32%) QA
19 49 (14.54%) SoapUI
20 47 (13.95%) Web Services
20 47 (13.95%) Oracle
21 45 (13.35%) Jenkins
21 45 (13.35%) Automation Testing
22 44 (13.06%) AngularJS
23 43 (12.76%) HP UFT
24 42 (12.46%) JUnit
25 40 (11.87%) Regression Testing
26 39 (11.57%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (8.01%) Node.js
2 19 (5.64%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.75%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.15%) JBoss
5 9 (2.67%) CMS
6 8 (2.37%) Apache
7 4 (1.19%) Documentum
8 3 (0.89%) IIS
8 3 (0.89%) Confluence
9 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Magento
2 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.97%) Internet
2 5 (1.48%) DAB
2 5 (1.48%) HTTP
2 5 (1.48%) DNS
3 3 (0.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.30%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.64%) Hadoop
2 19 (5.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.86%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.97%) DB2
6 9 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.67%) Big Data
7 8 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.89%) DbVisualizer
10 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.30%) MySQL
11 1 (0.30%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 117 (34.72%) WebDriver
2 84 (24.93%) Cucumber
3 49 (14.54%) SoapUI
4 45 (13.35%) Jenkins
5 43 (12.76%) HP UFT
6 42 (12.46%) JUnit
7 39 (11.57%) JIRA
7 39 (11.57%) Subversion
8 32 (9.50%) Maven
9 31 (9.20%) SpecFlow
10 26 (7.72%) JMeter
11 25 (7.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (7.12%) Git (software)
13 23 (6.82%) Visual Studio
14 22 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (6.23%) NUnit
16 20 (5.93%) RSpec
17 14 (4.15%) Eclipse
18 13 (3.86%) TestNG
18 13 (3.86%) Gradle
General
1 57 (16.91%) Finance
2 16 (4.75%) Retail
3 11 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.67%) Publishing
5 6 (1.78%) Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Automotive
7 4 (1.19%) Electronics
7 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.19%) Military
7 4 (1.19%) Marketing
8 3 (0.89%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (30.27%) Analyst
2 101 (29.97%) Test Analyst
3 80 (23.74%) Tester
4 78 (23.15%) Developer
5 33 (9.79%) Automation Tester
6 27 (8.01%) Test Engineer
7 22 (6.53%) Team Leader
8 21 (6.23%) Automation Analyst
8 21 (6.23%) Agile Test Analyst
9 20 (5.93%) Automation Test Analyst
9 20 (5.93%) Java Developer
10 19 (5.64%) Test Team Leader
11 15 (4.45%) Automation Engineer
12 14 (4.15%) Selenium Tester
12 14 (4.15%) Test Manager
13 13 (3.86%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.86%) Test Leader
13 13 (3.86%) Test Automation Engineer
14 12 (3.56%) Architect
14 12 (3.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.88%) .NET
2 65 (19.29%) SOAP
3 56 (16.62%) HTML
4 55 (16.32%) XML
5 47 (13.95%) Web Services
6 44 (13.06%) AngularJS
7 26 (7.72%) CSS
8 23 (6.82%) ASP.NET
8 23 (6.82%) JSON
9 22 (6.53%) Spring
10 21 (6.23%) Gherkin
11 20 (5.93%) jQuery
12 18 (5.34%) RESTful
12 18 (5.34%) REST
13 17 (5.04%) .NET Framework
14 16 (4.75%) Backbone.js
15 12 (3.56%) HTML5
15 12 (3.56%) J2EE
15 12 (3.56%) JMS
16 11 (3.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.86%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.37%) iSeries
4 7 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.19%) DTV
5 4 (1.19%) GIS
5 4 (1.19%) AS400
6 3 (0.89%) Graphic Design
6 3 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.59%) User Experience
7 2 (0.59%) Statistics
7 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.30%) NHS
8 1 (0.30%) Wiki
8 1 (0.30%) Online Games
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.39%) UNIX
2 22 (6.53%) Linux
3 20 (5.93%) Windows
4 15 (4.45%) Android
5 14 (4.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.19%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.59%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (72.11%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (32.94%) Test Automation
3 107 (31.75%) BDD
4 105 (31.16%) Scrum
5 95 (28.19%) TDD
6 80 (23.74%) Test Scripting
7 75 (22.26%) Automated Testing
8 73 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (13.35%) Automation Testing
10 40 (11.87%) Regression Testing
11 35 (10.39%) Software Testing
12 34 (10.09%) SOA
13 32 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (8.61%) Manual Testing
14 29 (8.61%) E-Commerce
14 29 (8.61%) Waterfall
14 29 (8.61%) Test Strategy
15 28 (8.31%) Test Management
16 24 (7.12%) Performance Testing
17 19 (5.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 137 (40.65%) Java
2 125 (37.09%) C#
3 71 (21.07%) SQL
4 65 (19.29%) JavaScript
5 27 (8.01%) VB
5 27 (8.01%) Ruby
6 20 (5.93%) VBScript
7 10 (2.97%) Python
8 8 (2.37%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.37%) PHP
9 7 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.78%) C++
10 6 (1.78%) VBA
11 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.59%) RPG
12 2 (0.59%) F#
12 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.30%) C
13 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 33 (9.79%) ISEB
3 32 (9.50%) SC Cleared
4 25 (7.42%) ISTQB
5 23 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.97%) Degree
7 3 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.89%) HP AIS
8 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (16.32%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Squid
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 30 (8.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.59%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (13.95%) Oracle
2 38 (11.28%) HP
3 34 (10.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.37%) Google
5 7 (2.08%) IBM
5 7 (2.08%) WSO2
6 6 (1.78%) Coremetrics
7 5 (1.48%) Endeca
8 4 (1.19%) SAP
9 2 (0.59%) CA
9 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.59%) webMethods
9 2 (0.59%) Serena
9 2 (0.59%) Telerik
9 2 (0.59%) Apigee
10 1 (0.30%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.30%) BMC
10 1 (0.30%) Cerner
10 1 (0.30%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.30%) VocaLink
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £240 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago