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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / South East
Rank 94 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 154 125 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.02% 1.46% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.91% 10.58% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 83 87
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Median hourly rate £67.89 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.06% +27.77%

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
1107 1182 1226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.53% 13.77% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 743 682
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 42
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.60 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +18 36 £400 +14.28% 30
Berkshire +27 29 £450 +20.80% 10
Buckinghamshire +8 20 £325 - 10
West Sussex 0 20 £488 +62.75% 5
Surrey +7 16 £403 +7.33% 9
Oxfordshire 0 15 £450 +5.88% 3
Kent +5 9 £425 +3.03% 3
East Sussex -1 4 £293 -28.00% 3
Sussex - 2 £373 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 270 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (50.00%) Java
3 131 (37.43%) BDD
4 119 (34.00%) Cucumber
5 116 (33.14%) Scrum
6 114 (32.57%) WebDriver
7 112 (32.00%) C#
8 106 (30.29%) TDD
9 104 (29.71%) XML
10 102 (29.14%) JIRA
11 100 (28.57%) QA
12 96 (27.43%) Test Automation
13 94 (26.86%) JavaScript
14 90 (25.71%) SQL
14 90 (25.71%) Automated Testing
15 88 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
16 81 (23.14%) Git (software)
17 76 (21.71%) Test Scripting
18 65 (18.57%) Jenkins
19 59 (16.86%) Web Services
20 58 (16.57%) SpecFlow
21 57 (16.29%) SOAP
22 53 (15.14%) Regression Testing
23 51 (14.57%) Oracle
23 51 (14.57%) User Stories
24 49 (14.00%) Security Cleared
25 48 (13.71%) Automation Testing
26 47 (13.43%) .NET
26 47 (13.43%) SoapUI
27 46 (13.14%) RESTful

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 32 (9.14%) Confluence
2 27 (7.71%) JBoss
3 22 (6.29%) Tomcat
4 17 (4.86%) CMS
5 16 (4.57%) Apache
6 15 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (3.71%) nginx
8 11 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (2.57%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.57%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.29%) IIS
11 6 (1.71%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.43%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.43%) Jetty
13 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.86%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (4.86%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.00%) GitHub
4 8 (2.29%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.43%) IaaS
6 4 (1.14%) PaaS
7 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.71%) HTTP
2 12 (3.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.29%) SSL
4 7 (2.00%) LDAP
5 4 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.86%) MongoDB
2 17 (4.86%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 10 (2.86%) Big Data
4 10 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.43%) MySQL
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.57%) HeidiSQL
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) HBase
9 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 119 (34.00%) Cucumber
2 114 (32.57%) WebDriver
3 102 (29.14%) JIRA
4 81 (23.14%) Git (software)
5 65 (18.57%) Jenkins
6 58 (16.57%) SpecFlow
7 47 (13.43%) SoapUI
8 45 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (10.57%) Gradle
9 37 (10.57%) JUnit
9 37 (10.57%) Maven
10 32 (9.14%) Ant
10 32 (9.14%) JMeter
10 32 (9.14%) Subversion
11 24 (6.86%) HP UFT
12 21 (6.00%) LoadRunner
13 20 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (5.43%) Bitbucket
15 18 (5.14%) Protractor
16 17 (4.86%) eggPlant
General
1 39 (11.14%) Finance
2 14 (4.00%) Publishing
3 12 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.57%) Retail
5 7 (2.00%) Banking
5 7 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.71%) Games
6 6 (1.71%) Marketing
7 4 (1.14%) Electronics
8 3 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Local Government
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (31.71%) Developer
2 95 (27.14%) Tester
3 91 (26.00%) Analyst
4 81 (23.14%) Test Analyst
5 65 (18.57%) Automation Tester
6 48 (13.71%) Automation Test Analyst
7 45 (12.86%) Java Developer
8 37 (10.57%) Test Engineer
9 31 (8.86%) Developer in Test
9 31 (8.86%) Selenium Tester
10 29 (8.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 25 (7.14%) QA Tester
12 24 (6.86%) QA Engineer
12 24 (6.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 22 (6.29%) QA Analyst
14 17 (4.86%) QA Test Analyst
14 17 (4.86%) Test Automation Engineer
15 16 (4.57%) QA Automation Tester
16 15 (4.29%) Java Engineer
17 14 (4.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (29.71%) XML
2 59 (16.86%) Web Services
3 57 (16.29%) SOAP
4 47 (13.43%) .NET
5 46 (13.14%) RESTful
6 42 (12.00%) Spring
7 39 (11.14%) AngularJS
8 35 (10.00%) JSON
8 35 (10.00%) REST
9 34 (9.71%) Gherkin
10 33 (9.43%) HTML
11 27 (7.71%) Hibernate
12 23 (6.57%) CSS
13 20 (5.71%) Node.js
14 17 (4.86%) .NET Framework
15 16 (4.57%) Apache Camel
15 16 (4.57%) HTML5
16 15 (4.29%) Ajax
16 15 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.86%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.29%) User Experience
4 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.14%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.57%) iPad
9 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.29%) Blog
9 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.29%) IVR
9 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) RIA
9 1 (0.29%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.29%) Social Media
9 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.43%) Linux
2 28 (8.00%) Windows
3 21 (6.00%) Unix
4 9 (2.57%) Android
4 9 (2.57%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (37.43%) BDD
3 116 (33.14%) Scrum
4 106 (30.29%) TDD
5 96 (27.43%) Test Automation
6 90 (25.71%) Automated Testing
7 88 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (21.71%) Test Scripting
9 53 (15.14%) Regression Testing
10 51 (14.57%) User Stories
11 48 (13.71%) Automation Testing
12 45 (12.86%) Performance Testing
13 42 (12.00%) Software Testing
14 36 (10.29%) Defect Tracking
14 36 (10.29%) DevOps
15 35 (10.00%) Unit Testing
16 34 (9.71%) Manual Testing
17 32 (9.14%) Defect Management
17 32 (9.14%) Kanban
18 31 (8.86%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 175 (50.00%) Java
2 112 (32.00%) C#
3 94 (26.86%) JavaScript
4 90 (25.71%) SQL
5 46 (13.14%) Python
6 45 (12.86%) Ruby
7 39 (11.14%) Groovy
8 33 (9.43%) C++
9 31 (8.86%) Scala
10 25 (7.14%) F#
11 17 (4.86%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.43%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.14%) PHP
13 11 (3.14%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.57%) VBScript
15 8 (2.29%) Haskell
15 8 (2.29%) Perl
16 7 (2.00%) ES6
16 7 (2.00%) TypeScript
16 7 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 34 (9.71%) ISTQB
4 28 (8.00%) ISEB
5 17 (4.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.57%) Degree
7 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.57%) HND
8 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (28.57%) QA
2 9 (2.57%) SDET
3 8 (2.29%) WCAG
4 3 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.86%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (3.43%) Docker
2 3 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) HDFS
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (5.14%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.29%) Grafana
2 8 (2.29%) Kibana
2 8 (2.29%) Puppet
3 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.14%) HP Fortify
4 4 (1.14%) Oozie
5 2 (0.57%) Packer
6 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (14.57%) Oracle
2 33 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.86%) HP
4 15 (4.29%) Sitecore
4 15 (4.29%) Splunk
5 13 (3.71%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.57%) Google
7 6 (1.71%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.71%) Twitter
8 5 (1.43%) IBM
9 4 (1.14%) SAP
9 4 (1.14%) webMethods
10 3 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.86%) VMware
11 2 (0.57%) Adobe
11 2 (0.57%) Capita
11 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.57%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.29%) Facebook
12 1 (0.29%) Talend
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