Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 54 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 -18 +15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 5 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.72% 0.35% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.04% 4.26% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Basingstoke median daily rate £345 £238 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.05% -37.09% +24.79%
10th Percentile £319 £216 £334
90th Percentile £380 £253 £432
Hampshire median daily rate £373 £373 £375
% change year-on-year -0.13% -0.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £72.89 £59.31 -
% change year-on-year +22.90% - -

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 71 47 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 10.26% 8.13% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 48
Basingstoke median daily rate £381 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.44% +16.43% +5.66%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £225
90th Percentile £486 £438 £448
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £365 £363
% change year-on-year +9.59% +0.69% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26.25 £36.25 £31.63
90th Percentile £40.00 £38.75 £34.88
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -2.44%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Basingstoke

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Selenium in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) SilkTest
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Unix

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) SilkTest
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware