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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 32 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 21 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.07% 0.83% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.21% 6.82% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
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£333 £193 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -45.77%
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 £35.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
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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
99 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.91% 12.12% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 10
Average daily rate £375 £318 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

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 5 May 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (87.23%) Cucumber
3 37 (78.72%) TDD
4 36 (76.60%) BDD
5 35 (74.47%) Java
6 33 (70.21%) JUnit
6 33 (70.21%) Scrum
7 32 (68.09%) Web Services
8 30 (63.83%) Jenkins
9 29 (61.70%) Spring
10 26 (55.32%) Mockito
11 24 (51.06%) RESTful
11 24 (51.06%) Hibernate
12 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (36.17%) Maven
13 17 (36.17%) Subversion
14 15 (31.91%) Linux
15 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
15 14 (29.79%) MVC
15 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
16 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
17 12 (25.53%) Puppet
17 12 (25.53%) Web Development
18 11 (23.40%) JSON
18 11 (23.40%) CSS
18 11 (23.40%) SOAP
18 11 (23.40%) JPA
19 10 (21.28%) Change Control
19 10 (21.28%) SOA
19 10 (21.28%) Internet

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
2 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 41 (87.23%) Cucumber
2 33 (70.21%) JUnit
3 30 (63.83%) Jenkins
4 26 (55.32%) Mockito
5 17 (36.17%) Subversion
5 17 (36.17%) Maven
6 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
7 9 (19.15%) WebDriver
8 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
9 3 (6.38%) Ant
9 3 (6.38%) Appium
10 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
10 2 (4.26%) RSpec
11 1 (2.13%) JIRA
11 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.13%) JMeter
11 1 (2.13%) Xcode
11 1 (2.13%) Calabash
11 1 (2.13%) QUnit
General
1 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Analyst
3 14 (29.79%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) Web Services
2 29 (61.70%) Spring
3 24 (51.06%) Hibernate
3 24 (51.06%) RESTful
4 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
5 11 (23.40%) JPA
5 11 (23.40%) JSON
5 11 (23.40%) CSS
5 11 (23.40%) SOAP
6 10 (21.28%) Ajax
7 9 (19.15%) SAML
7 9 (19.15%) OpenID
7 9 (19.15%) OAuth2
8 8 (17.02%) HTML
9 5 (10.64%) XML
9 5 (10.64%) PostGIS
10 4 (8.51%) REST
10 4 (8.51%) jQuery
11 3 (6.38%) XSLT
11 3 (6.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) W3C
2 2 (4.26%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Android
2 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) TDD
3 36 (76.60%) BDD
4 33 (70.21%) Scrum
5 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.79%) MVC
7 12 (25.53%) Web Development
8 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
8 10 (21.28%) SOA
8 10 (21.28%) Change Control
9 9 (19.15%) Kanban
10 8 (17.02%) OO
11 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
12 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
13 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
14 3 (6.38%) Content Management
14 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
14 3 (6.38%) Test Management
15 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
3 1 (2.13%) Groovy
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.38%) TeamSite
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) HP
1 4 (8.51%) Apigee
2 1 (2.13%) WSO2