Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 July 2020 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 93 58
Rank change year-on-year +16 -35 +55
Contract jobs citing Selenium 30 89 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.87% 2.40% 3.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 12.09% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 58 83
Median daily rate £475 £435 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +14.17% +1.60%
10th Percentile £370 £354 £300
90th Percentile £546 £538 £468
South East median daily rate £438 £431 £400
% change year-on-year +1.45% +7.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £58.00 - £42.50
South East median hourly rate £53.13 £46.67 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.83% +3.71% -10.00%

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

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 195 736 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.15% 19.86% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 455 435
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £306
90th Percentile £550 £538 £544
South East median daily rate £453 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +0.59% +2.86% +8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £55.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.91% +26.44% +1.16%
10th Percentile £17.70 £31.70 £34.70
90th Percentile £59.80 £60.00 £54.00
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -19.00% +11.11% +4.65%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +8 9 £529 +17.61% 2
Basingstoke +23 2 - -
Fareham +16 2 £475 -5.94% 2
Portsmouth +36 1 - - 1
Farnborough +8 1 £450 -
Aldershot +5 1 £400 -13.98%
Andover -5 1 - - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Python
4 17 (56.67%) DevOps
5 15 (50.00%) Linux
6 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (40.00%) Kubernetes
7 10 (33.33%) Terraform
7 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (26.67%) Docker
9 8 (26.67%) Azure
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) AWS
10 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (23.33%) Kanban
10 7 (23.33%) JIRA
10 7 (23.33%) GitHub
11 6 (20.00%) BDD
11 6 (20.00%) Confluence
11 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
11 6 (20.00%) TDD
12 5 (16.67%) JMeter

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (10.00%) GemFire
3 3 (10.00%) nginx
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.67%) SAS
5 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Azure
2 7 (23.33%) AWS
2 7 (23.33%) GitHub
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
3 3 (10.00%) Firebase
3 3 (10.00%) GCP
3 3 (10.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DSL
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MariaDB
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Sqoop
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
5 5 (16.67%) JMeter
5 5 (16.67%) Travis CI
6 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.00%) Android Studio
7 3 (10.00%) Liquibase
7 3 (10.00%) Protractor
7 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (10.00%) TestNG
8 2 (6.67%) GitLab
8 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
8 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
8 2 (6.67%) Maven
8 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) RESTful
2 4 (13.33%) Swagger
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) Kafka
3 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.00%) Node.js
3 3 (10.00%) OAuth
3 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (10.00%) SAML
3 3 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (10.00%) WireMock
4 2 (6.67%) pytest
4 2 (6.67%) React
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) DevOps
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) Kanban
8 6 (20.00%) BDD
8 6 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 5 (16.67%) SDLC
10 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
11 3 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 3 (10.00%) Coaching
11 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
11 3 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) Groovy
6 3 (10.00%) Kotlin
6 3 (10.00%) R
6 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) F#
7 2 (6.67%) Go
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Scala
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) Java 8
8 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) HDFS
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (13.33%) Ansible
4 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.67%) Kibana
6 1 (3.33%) Netcool
6 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Talend
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Software AG
5 1 (3.33%) VMware