The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 23 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.22% 2.31% 6.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.83% 9.68% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Median daily rate £300 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

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
24 62 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.67% 23.85% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 44
Median daily rate £500 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £418 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (14.29%) Go
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Breeze.js
5 1 (14.29%) Durandal
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) JBehave
3 1 (14.29%) jMock
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) MSI
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) WiX
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Automation Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Breeze.js
2 1 (14.29%) Durandal
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Express
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Full Text Search
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Go
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
1 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
1 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy