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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 32 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Selenium 14 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.64% 5.68% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.73% 20.00% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 4
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -15.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
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
59 105 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.32% 28.38% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 72 31
Average daily rate £350 £315 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 22 (78.57%) BDD
4 17 (60.71%) TDD
4 17 (60.71%) Scrum
5 15 (53.57%) Java
5 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (50.00%) Subversion
7 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
8 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
8 9 (32.14%) Change Control
8 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
9 8 (28.57%) JUnit
9 8 (28.57%) RESTful
10 7 (25.00%) Mockito
10 7 (25.00%) Test Management
10 7 (25.00%) Spring
10 7 (25.00%) SOAP
11 6 (21.43%) SOA
11 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
12 5 (17.86%) SAML
12 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
12 5 (17.86%) OAuth2
12 5 (17.86%) OpenID
13 4 (14.29%) Appium
13 4 (14.29%) Mobile App

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
3 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
5 8 (28.57%) JUnit
6 7 (25.00%) Mockito
7 4 (14.29%) Appium
8 3 (10.71%) JIRA
9 2 (7.14%) NSubstitute
9 2 (7.14%) Zephyr
9 2 (7.14%) JMeter
10 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) RESTful
3 7 (25.00%) SOAP
3 7 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) SAML
4 5 (17.86%) OAuth2
4 5 (17.86%) OpenID
5 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.57%) JPA
6 1 (3.57%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) GIS
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Android
2 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) BDD
3 17 (60.71%) TDD
3 17 (60.71%) Scrum
4 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
6 9 (32.14%) Change Control
6 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Test Management
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) SOA
9 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
10 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Web Development
10 4 (14.29%) OO
10 4 (14.29%) Open Source
10 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Android Development
11 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) WSO2
2 1 (3.57%) Apigee
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