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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 28 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 17 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.01% 2.34% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.04% 16.28% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £301 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.71% -
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 £36.25 - £22.50
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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
113 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.33% 14.38% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 9
Average daily rate £338 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (89.19%) Cucumber
2 30 (81.08%) Java
3 28 (75.68%) Web Services
4 27 (72.97%) JUnit
5 24 (64.86%) Jenkins
6 23 (62.16%) TDD
6 23 (62.16%) Spring
7 22 (59.46%) Maven
7 22 (59.46%) RESTful
8 19 (51.35%) Mockito
8 19 (51.35%) BDD
9 18 (48.65%) Scrum
10 17 (45.95%) Hibernate
11 16 (43.24%) MVC
11 16 (43.24%) Spring MVC
12 15 (40.54%) Puppet
13 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (37.84%) JSON
13 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
14 13 (35.14%) Ajax
14 13 (35.14%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (35.14%) JPA
15 12 (32.43%) Vagrant
15 12 (32.43%) JMeter
16 11 (29.73%) VirtualBox
17 10 (27.03%) CSS
18 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
18 9 (24.32%) Amazon S3
18 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) TeamSite
2 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (24.32%) Amazon S3
2 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (89.19%) Cucumber
2 27 (72.97%) JUnit
3 24 (64.86%) Jenkins
4 22 (59.46%) Maven
5 19 (51.35%) Mockito
6 12 (32.43%) JMeter
7 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
8 7 (18.92%) JIRA
9 4 (10.81%) RSpec
9 4 (10.81%) Subversion
10 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (8.11%) Ant
10 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
11 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
11 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (5.41%) Zephyr
12 1 (2.70%) Appium
12 1 (2.70%) Calabash
12 1 (2.70%) Grunt
12 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) Web Services
2 23 (62.16%) Spring
3 22 (59.46%) RESTful
4 17 (45.95%) Hibernate
5 16 (43.24%) Spring MVC
6 14 (37.84%) JSON
7 13 (35.14%) Ajax
7 13 (35.14%) JPA
8 10 (27.03%) CSS
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) XML
9 4 (10.81%) jQuery
10 3 (8.11%) XSLT
10 3 (8.11%) REST
10 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.41%) CSS3
11 2 (5.41%) HTML5
11 2 (5.41%) Struts
12 1 (2.70%) SOAP
12 1 (2.70%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) GIS
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) W3C
3 1 (2.70%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) TDD
3 19 (51.35%) BDD
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
5 16 (43.24%) MVC
6 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.62%) Kanban
9 6 (16.22%) Web Development
9 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Content Management
13 2 (5.41%) SEO
13 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
14 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 1 (2.70%) Security Testing
14 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
14 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) VirtualBox
2 6 (16.22%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Puppet
2 12 (32.43%) Vagrant
3 4 (10.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
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