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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 99 93 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +36
Contract jobs citing Selenium 185 201 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.15% 2.05% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.82% 15.78% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 138 103
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.16 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
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
1339 1274 1017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.58% 12.97% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 779 583
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 £313 £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 44 28 28
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £23.94 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 0 65 £375 - 15
West Sussex +5 33 £393 +4.66% 2
Berkshire +5 23 £355 - 8
Surrey -8 20 £375 -7.69% 10
East Sussex +15 15 £500 +53.84% 7
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £463 +21.31% 2
Oxfordshire +5 8 £495 -4.80% 6
Sussex +1 3 - -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 247 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (58.17%) Java
3 123 (35.24%) Scrum
4 111 (31.81%) C#
5 109 (31.23%) BDD
6 105 (30.09%) Cucumber
7 98 (28.08%) Jenkins
8 97 (27.79%) Continuous Integration
9 94 (26.93%) .NET
10 91 (26.07%) JUnit
11 89 (25.50%) XML
11 89 (25.50%) WebDriver
12 87 (24.93%) Web Services
13 86 (24.64%) JavaScript
14 80 (22.92%) Security Cleared
15 79 (22.64%) SpecFlow
15 79 (22.64%) HTML
16 78 (22.35%) Spring
17 77 (22.06%) Automated Testing
17 77 (22.06%) SQL
18 75 (21.49%) TDD
19 74 (21.20%) Subversion
19 74 (21.20%) QA
19 74 (21.20%) Oracle
20 73 (20.92%) JIRA
21 72 (20.63%) Test Scripting
22 69 (19.77%) Test Automation
23 67 (19.20%) SC Cleared
24 63 (18.05%) Ajax
25 60 (17.19%) Functional 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 43 (12.32%) JBoss
2 34 (9.74%) IIS
3 26 (7.45%) Confluence
4 25 (7.16%) Tomcat
5 23 (6.59%) Apache
6 21 (6.02%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (2.58%) CMS
8 9 (2.58%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.86%) Jetty
12 3 (0.86%) nginx
13 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.29%) Documentum
13 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.86%) SaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.57%) Force.com
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.46%) HTTP
2 15 (4.30%) LDAP
3 12 (3.44%) DNS
4 11 (3.15%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.15%) Internet
6 3 (0.86%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.73%) Oracle Database
3 20 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.87%) VoltDB
8 6 (1.72%) InterSystems Cache
8 6 (1.72%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.57%) Big Data
11 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.29%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.29%) MySQL
12 1 (0.29%) Redis
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 105 (30.09%) Cucumber
2 98 (28.08%) Jenkins
3 91 (26.07%) JUnit
4 89 (25.50%) WebDriver
5 79 (22.64%) SpecFlow
6 74 (21.20%) Subversion
7 73 (20.92%) JIRA
8 56 (16.05%) Git (software)
9 55 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 53 (15.19%) SoapUI
11 46 (13.18%) JMeter
12 42 (12.03%) Gradle
13 41 (11.75%) Maven
14 26 (7.45%) HP UFT
15 24 (6.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (6.88%) Visual Studio
16 22 (6.30%) Hudson
16 22 (6.30%) Oracle APEX
17 20 (5.73%) Checkstyle
17 20 (5.73%) FindBugs
General
1 43 (12.32%) Finance
2 14 (4.01%) Military
3 9 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.01%) Retail
5 6 (1.72%) Publishing
6 4 (1.15%) Banking
6 4 (1.15%) Games
7 3 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.57%) Billing
8 2 (0.57%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) French Language
8 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Local Government
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 146 (41.83%) Developer
2 78 (22.35%) Java Developer
2 78 (22.35%) Tester
3 65 (18.62%) Analyst
4 64 (18.34%) Automation Tester
5 60 (17.19%) Test Analyst
6 37 (10.60%) Automation Test Analyst
7 35 (10.03%) Developer in Test
8 27 (7.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 27 (7.74%) Test Engineer
9 21 (6.02%) QA Engineer
10 20 (5.73%) .NET Developer
11 19 (5.44%) Consultant
11 19 (5.44%) Selenium Tester
12 18 (5.16%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 16 (4.58%) QA Test Engineer
14 15 (4.30%) Architect
14 15 (4.30%) Java Engineer
15 14 (4.01%) HTML Developer
15 14 (4.01%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (26.93%) .NET
2 89 (25.50%) XML
3 87 (24.93%) Web Services
4 79 (22.64%) HTML
5 78 (22.35%) Spring
6 63 (18.05%) Ajax
7 51 (14.61%) CSS
8 50 (14.33%) REST
9 45 (12.89%) HTML5
10 44 (12.61%) JSON
11 42 (12.03%) Hibernate
12 37 (10.60%) jQuery
13 34 (9.74%) .NET Framework
14 32 (9.17%) Entity Framework
14 32 (9.17%) SOAP
15 31 (8.88%) Java EE
15 31 (8.88%) RESTful
16 30 (8.60%) CSS3
17 27 (7.74%) ASP.NET
18 25 (7.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (3.44%) User Experience
4 11 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.87%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.87%) Smart Meter
6 9 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.43%) Blog
8 4 (1.15%) IVR
9 3 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.86%) Fintech
9 3 (0.86%) RIA
9 3 (0.86%) Social Network
10 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.75%) Linux
2 30 (8.60%) Windows
3 26 (7.45%) Unix
4 7 (2.01%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.15%) Android
7 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) AIX
8 2 (0.57%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (35.24%) Scrum
3 109 (31.23%) BDD
4 97 (27.79%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (22.06%) Automated Testing
6 75 (21.49%) TDD
7 72 (20.63%) Test Scripting
8 69 (19.77%) Test Automation
9 60 (17.19%) Functional Testing
10 57 (16.33%) Regression Testing
10 57 (16.33%) User Stories
11 44 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (12.32%) Unit Testing
13 38 (10.89%) Test Strategy
14 37 (10.60%) Open Source
15 36 (10.32%) Waterfall
16 35 (10.03%) Automation Testing
17 34 (9.74%) Migration
17 34 (9.74%) MVC
18 33 (9.46%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 203 (58.17%) Java
2 111 (31.81%) C#
3 86 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 77 (22.06%) SQL
5 48 (13.75%) Python
6 36 (10.32%) Ruby
6 36 (10.32%) Scala
7 29 (8.31%) F#
8 26 (7.45%) Groovy
9 22 (6.30%) T-SQL
10 19 (5.44%) C++
11 17 (4.87%) TypeScript
12 16 (4.58%) PHP
12 16 (4.58%) VBScript
13 13 (3.72%) VB
14 6 (1.72%) C
15 5 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.43%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.57%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 80 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 67 (19.20%) SC Cleared
3 49 (14.04%) ISEB
4 39 (11.17%) ISTQB
5 18 (5.16%) Degree
6 15 (4.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (2.87%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.72%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (21.20%) QA
2 6 (1.72%) SDET
3 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.30%) Docker
2 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (6.88%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.87%) Packer
3 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.15%) Puppet
5 3 (0.86%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.29%) Oozie
6 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (21.20%) Oracle
2 48 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.02%) HP
4 17 (4.87%) Atlassian
4 17 (4.87%) Google
5 13 (3.72%) Rally
6 12 (3.44%) DevExpress
7 11 (3.15%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.87%) Twitter
9 7 (2.01%) BMC
9 7 (2.01%) IBM
9 7 (2.01%) Remedy
10 3 (0.86%) Avaya
10 3 (0.86%) Genesys
10 3 (0.86%) KANA
10 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.57%) Progress
11 2 (0.57%) Temenos
11 2 (0.57%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.29%) Adobe
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