The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 23 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 24 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.94% 2.46% 1.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 14.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£378 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.57% +38.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 47 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 32.95% 16.55% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 7
Average daily rate £365 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (87.80%) Cucumber
3 34 (82.93%) Java
4 32 (78.05%) Web Services
5 31 (75.61%) JUnit
6 29 (70.73%) TDD
6 29 (70.73%) Jenkins
7 27 (65.85%) Spring
8 24 (58.54%) Maven
8 24 (58.54%) BDD
9 23 (56.10%) RESTful
9 23 (56.10%) Mockito
9 23 (56.10%) Scrum
10 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
11 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (43.90%) Spring MVC
12 18 (43.90%) MVC
13 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
13 17 (41.46%) JSON
14 16 (39.02%) Ajax
14 16 (39.02%) Puppet
15 15 (36.59%) JPA
15 15 (36.59%) Amazon EC2
16 12 (29.27%) CSS
17 11 (26.83%) JMeter
17 11 (26.83%) Kanban
17 11 (26.83%) VirtualBox
17 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
18 10 (24.39%) Web Development
19 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) TeamSite
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 36 (87.80%) Cucumber
2 31 (75.61%) JUnit
3 29 (70.73%) Jenkins
4 24 (58.54%) Maven
5 23 (56.10%) Mockito
6 11 (26.83%) JMeter
7 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner
8 7 (17.07%) Subversion
9 6 (14.63%) JIRA
10 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
10 3 (7.32%) RSpec
10 3 (7.32%) Ant
10 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
11 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.44%) QUnit
12 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
12 1 (2.44%) Calabash
12 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
12 1 (2.44%) Appium
12 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) Web Services
2 27 (65.85%) Spring
3 23 (56.10%) RESTful
4 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
5 18 (43.90%) Spring MVC
6 17 (41.46%) JSON
7 16 (39.02%) Ajax
8 15 (36.59%) JPA
9 12 (29.27%) CSS
10 5 (12.20%) HTML
10 5 (12.20%) XML
11 4 (9.76%) jQuery
11 4 (9.76%) REST
12 3 (7.32%) CSS3
12 3 (7.32%) HTML5
12 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.32%) XSLT
13 2 (4.88%) SOAP
13 2 (4.88%) Struts
14 1 (2.44%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) GIS
3 2 (4.88%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) TDD
3 24 (58.54%) BDD
4 23 (56.10%) Scrum
5 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (43.90%) MVC
7 11 (26.83%) Kanban
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
9 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
12 3 (7.32%) Load Testing
12 3 (7.32%) Content Management
12 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
12 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
12 3 (7.32%) Change Control
13 2 (4.88%) SEO
13 2 (4.88%) OO
13 2 (4.88%) SOA
13 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) VirtualBox
2 6 (14.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
3 4 (9.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) WSO2
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