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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 26 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 21 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.82% 2.40% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.58% 11.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
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£345 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +1.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-80.98% +129.03%
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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
71 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.67% 20.36% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 51 12
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (87.23%) Cucumber
3 38 (80.85%) BDD
4 35 (74.47%) TDD
5 32 (68.09%) Scrum
6 27 (57.45%) Java
7 24 (51.06%) JUnit
7 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
8 23 (48.94%) RESTful
8 23 (48.94%) Subversion
9 22 (46.81%) Web Services
10 20 (42.55%) Spring
10 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (40.43%) Mockito
12 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
13 16 (34.04%) SOAP
14 15 (31.91%) Automated Testing
14 15 (31.91%) WebDriver
14 15 (31.91%) Change Control
15 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
15 14 (29.79%) SOA
16 12 (25.53%) SAML
16 12 (25.53%) OAuth2
16 12 (25.53%) OpenID
17 11 (23.40%) Linux
18 10 (21.28%) Apache
18 10 (21.28%) Web Development
18 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
19 9 (19.15%) OO
19 9 (19.15%) Internet

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (21.28%) Apache
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (87.23%) Cucumber
2 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
2 24 (51.06%) JUnit
3 23 (48.94%) Subversion
4 19 (40.43%) Mockito
5 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
6 15 (31.91%) WebDriver
7 4 (8.51%) Appium
7 4 (8.51%) Maven
7 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.38%) JMeter
9 2 (4.26%) NSubstitute
9 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
10 1 (2.13%) QUnit
10 1 (2.13%) Ant
10 1 (2.13%) JIRA
10 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
10 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Analyst
1 18 (38.30%) Test Analyst
2 17 (36.17%) Java Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.38%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (6.38%) Automation Team Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (4.26%) Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) RESTful
2 22 (46.81%) Web Services
3 20 (42.55%) Spring
4 16 (34.04%) SOAP
5 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
6 12 (25.53%) SAML
6 12 (25.53%) OpenID
6 12 (25.53%) OAuth2
7 4 (8.51%) PostGIS
7 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
7 4 (8.51%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) HTML
8 3 (6.38%) Ajax
8 3 (6.38%) JPA
9 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.13%) Dojo
9 1 (2.13%) .NET
9 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) GIS
1 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Android
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (80.85%) BDD
3 35 (74.47%) TDD
4 32 (68.09%) Scrum
5 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (31.91%) Automated Testing
6 15 (31.91%) Change Control
7 14 (29.79%) SOA
8 10 (21.28%) Web Development
8 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
9 9 (19.15%) OO
10 8 (17.02%) Open Source
11 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
11 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
12 6 (12.77%) Test Management
12 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
13 4 (8.51%) MVC
13 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Android Development
13 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) WSO2
1 4 (8.51%) Apigee
2 1 (2.13%) HP