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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 22 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 35 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.52% 3.03% 2.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.53% 19.61% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
Average daily rate
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£365 £265 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.99% -25.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
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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
111 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.01% 15.45% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 8
Average daily rate £375 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%

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 26 February 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (87.76%) Cucumber
3 38 (77.55%) Java
4 37 (75.51%) JUnit
5 36 (73.47%) TDD
6 33 (67.35%) Scrum
6 33 (67.35%) BDD
6 33 (67.35%) Jenkins
7 32 (65.31%) Web Services
8 30 (61.22%) Spring
9 26 (53.06%) Mockito
10 25 (51.02%) RESTful
11 22 (44.90%) Hibernate
12 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (38.78%) Maven
14 16 (32.65%) MVC
14 16 (32.65%) Spring MVC
15 15 (30.61%) Subversion
16 14 (28.57%) Linux
16 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
16 14 (28.57%) Puppet
17 13 (26.53%) JPA
17 13 (26.53%) Web Development
18 12 (24.49%) JSON
18 12 (24.49%) Amazon EC2
19 11 (22.45%) Kanban
19 11 (22.45%) Ajax
19 11 (22.45%) CSS
20 9 (18.37%) SOAP
20 9 (18.37%) Internet

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) TeamSite
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon S3
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 43 (87.76%) Cucumber
2 37 (75.51%) JUnit
3 33 (67.35%) Jenkins
4 26 (53.06%) Mockito
5 19 (38.78%) Maven
6 15 (30.61%) Subversion
7 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (16.33%) JMeter
8 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 6 (12.24%) LoadRunner
9 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
10 5 (10.20%) JIRA
11 3 (6.12%) RSpec
11 3 (6.12%) Ant
12 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
12 2 (4.08%) Appium
12 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
13 1 (2.04%) QUnit
13 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
13 1 (2.04%) Calabash
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) Java Developer
3 17 (34.69%) Analyst
3 17 (34.69%) Test Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) Web Services
2 30 (61.22%) Spring
3 25 (51.02%) RESTful
4 22 (44.90%) Hibernate
5 16 (32.65%) Spring MVC
6 13 (26.53%) JPA
7 12 (24.49%) JSON
8 11 (22.45%) Ajax
8 11 (22.45%) CSS
9 9 (18.37%) SOAP
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) SAML
10 7 (14.29%) OpenID
10 7 (14.29%) OAuth2
11 5 (10.20%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) jQuery
12 4 (8.16%) PostGIS
12 4 (8.16%) REST
13 3 (6.12%) CSS3
13 3 (6.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.04%) Robotics
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (73.47%) TDD
3 33 (67.35%) Scrum
3 33 (67.35%) BDD
4 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (32.65%) MVC
6 13 (26.53%) Web Development
7 11 (22.45%) Kanban
8 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.33%) SOA
9 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Change Control
10 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
10 6 (12.24%) OO
11 4 (8.16%) Load Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.12%) Content Management
13 2 (4.08%) SEO
13 2 (4.08%) Test Management
13 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.12%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) Ruby
4 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Puppet
2 8 (16.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.08%) WebInspect
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) WSO2
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