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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 25 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Selenium 22 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.85% 1.20% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.95% 9.52% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £355 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -29.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+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
105 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.93% 12.65% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 30 12
Average daily rate £325 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 18 (75.00%) RESTful
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Web Services
4 16 (66.67%) TDD
4 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 13 (54.17%) JUnit
6 12 (50.00%) Spring
6 12 (50.00%) Maven
6 12 (50.00%) BDD
7 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 11 (45.83%) JSON
7 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (41.67%) Ajax
8 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
8 10 (41.67%) Mockito
9 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
9 8 (33.33%) MVC
9 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 8 (33.33%) Vagrant
10 7 (29.17%) JPA
10 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
10 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (29.17%) Puppet
10 7 (29.17%) VirtualBox
10 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (29.17%) JMeter
10 7 (29.17%) CSS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 13 (54.17%) JUnit
4 12 (50.00%) Maven
5 10 (41.67%) Mockito
6 7 (29.17%) JMeter
7 6 (25.00%) LoadRunner
8 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) RSpec
8 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
9 3 (12.50%) JIRA
9 3 (12.50%) Grunt
10 1 (4.17%) Zephyr
10 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
10 1 (4.17%) QUnit
10 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
10 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
10 1 (4.17%) HttpUnit
10 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) RESTful
2 17 (70.83%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (45.83%) JSON
5 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 10 (41.67%) Ajax
6 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 7 (29.17%) JPA
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) JTS
8 3 (12.50%) PostGIS
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 1 (4.17%) Dojo
9 1 (4.17%) HTML
9 1 (4.17%) Java EE
9 1 (4.17%) SOAP
9 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) TDD
2 12 (50.00%) BDD
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
9 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Web Testing
10 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VirtualBox
2 4 (16.67%) Docker
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 7 (29.17%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) WebInspect
4 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) EMC
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
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