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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 75 126 158
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +32
Contract jobs citing Selenium 199 155 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.58% 1.63% 1.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.60% 11.49% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 100 69
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +35.71%
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
1131 1349 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.65% 14.15% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 810 686
Median daily rate £420 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 31
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +13 47 £363 -9.37% 12
Berkshire +38 38 £350 -1.40% 3
West Sussex +29 35 £469 +87.65% 3
Surrey +22 26 £400 - 5
Oxfordshire -6 21 £438 -15.86% 3
Buckinghamshire +24 10 £290 +22.10% 2
East Sussex 0 9 £309 -31.27%
Sussex - 5 £350 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent -5 1 £425 +30.76% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 292 (73.92%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (50.13%) Java
3 141 (35.70%) BDD
4 135 (34.18%) Scrum
5 130 (32.91%) C#
6 121 (30.63%) Cucumber
7 118 (29.87%) XML
8 110 (27.85%) QA
8 110 (27.85%) WebDriver
9 106 (26.84%) TDD
10 105 (26.58%) JavaScript
11 104 (26.33%) JIRA
12 102 (25.82%) Automated Testing
13 91 (23.04%) Test Automation
14 89 (22.53%) .NET
15 88 (22.28%) SQL
16 87 (22.03%) Git (software)
16 87 (22.03%) SpecFlow
17 86 (21.77%) Test Scripting
18 85 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
19 77 (19.49%) Web Services
20 71 (17.97%) Jenkins
21 70 (17.72%) Oracle
22 67 (16.96%) Security Cleared
23 66 (16.71%) User Stories
23 66 (16.71%) SoapUI
24 62 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
24 62 (15.70%) Regression Testing
25 54 (13.67%) SC Cleared
26 53 (13.42%) Automation Testing

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 41 (10.38%) Confluence
2 32 (8.10%) JBoss
3 22 (5.57%) Tomcat
4 20 (5.06%) IIS
5 19 (4.81%) Apache
6 14 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (3.29%) CMS
7 13 (3.29%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.53%) Apache Solr
10 9 (2.28%) nginx
11 8 (2.03%) Jetty
12 7 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
14 4 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.76%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (4.81%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.25%) Force.com
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.56%) HTTP
2 16 (4.05%) LDAP
3 10 (2.53%) DNS
4 9 (2.28%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.01%) Firewall
6 4 (1.01%) Internet
7 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.25%) Network Security
8 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.32%) MongoDB
2 21 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.80%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.03%) Big Data
8 6 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.27%) MySQL
10 3 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.25%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.25%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.25%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 121 (30.63%) Cucumber
2 110 (27.85%) WebDriver
3 104 (26.33%) JIRA
4 87 (22.03%) Git (software)
4 87 (22.03%) SpecFlow
5 71 (17.97%) Jenkins
6 66 (16.71%) SoapUI
7 62 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 51 (12.91%) Subversion
9 42 (10.63%) JUnit
10 41 (10.38%) Gradle
11 35 (8.86%) JMeter
11 35 (8.86%) Maven
12 29 (7.34%) Visual Studio
13 27 (6.84%) HP UFT
14 25 (6.33%) NUnit
15 21 (5.32%) Ant
15 21 (5.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (4.05%) LoadRunner
17 15 (3.80%) Hudson
General
1 40 (10.13%) Finance
2 16 (4.05%) Publishing
3 9 (2.28%) Retail
4 8 (2.03%) Games
4 8 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.77%) Military
6 6 (1.52%) Marketing
7 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.01%) Electronics
8 4 (1.01%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (29.11%) Developer
2 114 (28.86%) Tester
3 103 (26.08%) Analyst
4 94 (23.80%) Test Analyst
5 84 (21.27%) Automation Tester
6 56 (14.18%) Automation Test Analyst
7 50 (12.66%) Java Developer
8 39 (9.87%) Test Engineer
9 34 (8.61%) Selenium Tester
10 32 (8.10%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 25 (6.33%) QA Analyst
11 25 (6.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 24 (6.08%) Developer in Test
13 21 (5.32%) QA Engineer
13 21 (5.32%) QA Test Analyst
13 21 (5.32%) QA Tester
14 18 (4.56%) Java Engineer
15 17 (4.30%) .NET Developer
16 16 (4.05%) Test Automation Engineer
17 15 (3.80%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (29.87%) XML
2 89 (22.53%) .NET
3 77 (19.49%) Web Services
4 51 (12.91%) HTML
4 51 (12.91%) SOAP
5 50 (12.66%) RESTful
6 49 (12.41%) Spring
7 34 (8.61%) .NET Framework
8 32 (8.10%) Gherkin
9 30 (7.59%) AngularJS
10 29 (7.34%) CSS
11 26 (6.58%) Ajax
11 26 (6.58%) Hibernate
11 26 (6.58%) JSON
12 25 (6.33%) REST
13 23 (5.82%) jQuery
13 23 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (5.57%) HTML5
15 18 (4.56%) Entity Framework
15 18 (4.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.05%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.52%) Smart Meter
5 6 (1.52%) User Experience
5 6 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.27%) Blog
7 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.76%) IVR
8 3 (0.76%) RIA
8 3 (0.76%) Social Network
9 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.25%) iPad
10 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.25%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.13%) Linux
2 36 (9.11%) Windows
3 22 (5.57%) Unix
4 10 (2.53%) Android
4 10 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.76%) AIX
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) VMS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (73.92%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (35.70%) BDD
3 135 (34.18%) Scrum
4 106 (26.84%) TDD
5 102 (25.82%) Automated Testing
6 91 (23.04%) Test Automation
7 86 (21.77%) Test Scripting
8 85 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (16.71%) User Stories
10 62 (15.70%) Regression Testing
11 53 (13.42%) Automation Testing
12 51 (12.91%) Performance Testing
13 50 (12.66%) Defect Tracking
14 47 (11.90%) Test Strategy
15 45 (11.39%) Software Testing
16 44 (11.14%) Functional Testing
17 41 (10.38%) Unit Testing
18 37 (9.37%) Migration
19 35 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
20 34 (8.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 198 (50.13%) Java
2 130 (32.91%) C#
3 105 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 88 (22.28%) SQL
5 42 (10.63%) Python
6 37 (9.37%) C++
7 33 (8.35%) F#
7 33 (8.35%) Groovy
8 30 (7.59%) Ruby
8 30 (7.59%) Scala
9 23 (5.82%) T-SQL
10 21 (5.32%) VBScript
11 15 (3.80%) PHP
12 14 (3.54%) TypeScript
13 11 (2.78%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.78%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.78%) VB
14 6 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.01%) C
16 2 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 54 (13.67%) SC Cleared
3 36 (9.11%) ISEB
4 35 (8.86%) ISTQB
5 16 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.53%) Degree
7 7 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.77%) DBS Check
7 7 (1.77%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (27.85%) QA
2 8 (2.03%) SDET
2 8 (2.03%) WCAG
3 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.76%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (3.54%) Docker
2 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.53%) Packer
3 8 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.77%) Puppet
5 3 (0.76%) Oozie
6 2 (0.51%) Ansible
7 1 (0.25%) Grafana
7 1 (0.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 70 (17.72%) Oracle
2 46 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.06%) Atlassian
4 19 (4.81%) HP
5 11 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 10 (2.53%) DevExpress
6 10 (2.53%) Twitter
7 8 (2.03%) IBM
8 7 (1.77%) BMC
8 7 (1.77%) Remedy
9 6 (1.52%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.27%) Splunk
11 4 (1.01%) Avaya
11 4 (1.01%) Genesys
11 4 (1.01%) KANA
11 4 (1.01%) SAP
12 3 (0.76%) Google
12 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.76%) T-Plan
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