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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 115 125 149
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +24
Contract jobs citing Selenium 145 149 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.69% 1.56% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.89% 12.35% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 83 61
Average daily rate £375 £353 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
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
1220 1206 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.25% 12.64% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 669 526
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 38 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.83 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.06 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Selenium Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 43 £381 -0.97% 11
Surrey +3 27 £375 +13.20% 15
Berkshire -8 22 £365 +4.28% 15
Buckinghamshire +15 14 £313 -26.47% 4
East Sussex +17 13 £406 +36.55% 5
Oxfordshire - 11 £450 - 3
West Sussex +15 10 £313 +64.47% 2
Kent -3 5 £450 +28.57%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 182 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (48.47%) Java
3 91 (30.85%) Cucumber
4 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
5 80 (27.12%) C#
5 80 (27.12%) Test Automation
6 73 (24.75%) WebDriver
7 69 (23.39%) .NET
8 64 (21.69%) Scrum
9 63 (21.36%) BDD
10 61 (20.68%) Functional Testing
11 57 (19.32%) Node.js
12 52 (17.63%) Security Cleared
12 52 (17.63%) Oracle
13 51 (17.29%) SQL
14 50 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (16.61%) SC Cleared
16 47 (15.93%) Waterfall
16 47 (15.93%) AngularJS
16 47 (15.93%) JUnit
17 46 (15.59%) Finance
17 46 (15.59%) HP
17 46 (15.59%) Test Scripting
18 45 (15.25%) JIRA
18 45 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 43 (14.58%) QA
19 43 (14.58%) HP UFT
19 43 (14.58%) Web Services
20 42 (14.24%) Spring
21 41 (13.90%) Subversion

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (19.32%) Node.js
2 28 (9.49%) WebLogic
2 28 (9.49%) WebSphere
3 27 (9.15%) JBoss
4 14 (4.75%) IIS
5 11 (3.73%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.39%) Apache
7 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.36%) Confluence
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.02%) CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.34%) Documentum
10 1 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Liferay
10 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.02%) MS Office
2 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) MS Project
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.37%) Magento
2 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.71%) GitHub
5 2 (0.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) LDAP
2 5 (1.69%) HTTP
2 5 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) DOCSIS
3 2 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.53%) MongoDB
2 30 (10.17%) Hadoop
3 28 (9.49%) NoSQL
3 28 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 27 (9.15%) Big Data
5 20 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (1.69%) MySQL
8 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.36%) GIS
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.02%) VoltDB
11 2 (0.68%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 91 (30.85%) Cucumber
2 73 (24.75%) WebDriver
3 47 (15.93%) JUnit
4 45 (15.25%) JIRA
4 45 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (14.58%) HP UFT
6 41 (13.90%) Subversion
7 40 (13.56%) SoapUI
8 37 (12.54%) SpecFlow
9 29 (9.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 27 (9.15%) Gradle
10 27 (9.15%) Jenkins
11 24 (8.14%) Artifactory
11 24 (8.14%) Git (software)
12 23 (7.80%) Jasmine
13 21 (7.12%) Maven
14 20 (6.78%) Checkstyle
14 20 (6.78%) FindBugs
15 18 (6.10%) Visual Studio
16 17 (5.76%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 46 (15.59%) Finance
2 28 (9.49%) Publishing
3 18 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.76%) Banking
5 12 (4.07%) Military
6 6 (2.03%) Retail
7 5 (1.69%) Electronics
7 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.36%) Marketing
8 4 (1.36%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (23.39%) Developer
2 67 (22.71%) Analyst
3 66 (22.37%) Test Analyst
4 61 (20.68%) Tester
5 39 (13.22%) Test Engineer
6 35 (11.86%) Architect
7 32 (10.85%) Automation Tester
8 28 (9.49%) Java Developer
8 28 (9.49%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (8.14%) Consultant
10 18 (6.10%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (6.10%) Test Consultant
11 16 (5.42%) Automation Analyst
11 16 (5.42%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (5.42%) Big Data Architect
11 16 (5.42%) C# Developer
11 16 (5.42%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 16 (5.42%) Data Architect
11 16 (5.42%) QA Engineer
11 16 (5.42%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (23.39%) .NET
2 47 (15.93%) AngularJS
3 43 (14.58%) Web Services
4 42 (14.24%) Spring
5 39 (13.22%) jQuery
6 35 (11.86%) XML
7 34 (11.53%) Hibernate
7 34 (11.53%) HTML
8 32 (10.85%) J2EE
9 31 (10.51%) REST
9 31 (10.51%) SOAP
10 27 (9.15%) Natural Language Processing
11 25 (8.47%) ASP.NET
12 21 (7.12%) .NET Framework
12 21 (7.12%) CSS
13 19 (6.44%) ActiveMQ
13 19 (6.44%) HTML5
14 18 (6.10%) Apache Camel
14 18 (6.10%) Entity Framework
15 17 (5.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.15%) Algorithms
3 11 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.36%) NHS
6 4 (1.36%) User Experience
7 3 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.02%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.34%) AS400
8 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.34%) iPad
8 1 (0.34%) iSeries
8 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.80%) Linux
2 16 (5.42%) Windows
3 9 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.03%) Android
4 6 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.69%) Unix
5 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.12%) Test Automation
3 64 (21.69%) Scrum
4 63 (21.36%) BDD
5 61 (20.68%) Functional Testing
6 50 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (15.93%) Waterfall
8 46 (15.59%) Test Scripting
9 37 (12.54%) Automated Testing
10 36 (12.20%) Test Strategy
11 34 (11.53%) Automation Testing
12 32 (10.85%) Analytics
13 31 (10.51%) Regression Testing
13 31 (10.51%) Software Testing
14 30 (10.17%) Data Analytics
14 30 (10.17%) Test Management
14 30 (10.17%) Unit Testing
15 29 (9.83%) Mentoring
16 28 (9.49%) TOGAF
16 28 (9.49%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 143 (48.47%) Java
2 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
3 80 (27.12%) C#
4 51 (17.29%) SQL
5 37 (12.54%) Python
6 18 (6.10%) C++
7 16 (5.42%) VB
7 16 (5.42%) VBScript
8 15 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.73%) F#
10 10 (3.39%) PHP
10 10 (3.39%) Ruby
10 10 (3.39%) VBA
11 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.03%) Groovy
12 6 (2.03%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.36%) C
14 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 52 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 49 (16.61%) SC Cleared
3 36 (12.20%) Degree
4 27 (9.15%) ISEB
5 23 (7.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (7.12%) ISTQB
7 9 (3.05%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.36%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) OCA
10 2 (0.68%) OCAJ
10 2 (0.68%) OCP
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.58%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SDET
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.37%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (7.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (17.63%) Oracle
2 46 (15.59%) HP
3 41 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.71%) Telerik
5 5 (1.69%) Remedy
5 5 (1.69%) SAP
6 4 (1.36%) ATG
6 4 (1.36%) hybris
6 4 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (1.36%) Sun
7 3 (1.02%) Google
7 3 (1.02%) VMware
8 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.34%) CA
9 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) Nokia
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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