Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 71 67
Rank change year-on-year -32 -4 +43
Contract jobs citing Selenium 61 110 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.71% 2.83% 3.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.84% 16.92% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 58 86
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £369 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -6.65% +21.54%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £294
90th Percentile £488 £495 £466
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - £59.31 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.84% -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £53.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.21% +33.75% -5.88%

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 475 650 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.35% 16.70% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 378 452
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.15% -
10th Percentile £257 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 36
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38.25 £32.81 £34.38
90th Percentile £48.96 £59.31 £50.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Hampshire

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Hampshire

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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 24 November 2017. 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
Fareham +9 14 £350 -22.22% 1
Andover +7 13 £463 +23.33% 1
Southampton +12 7 £320 -11.72% 6
Havant - 7 £318 -
Winchester +1 2 £325 -23.53% 1
Hook - 1 £270 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 4
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 51 (83.61%) Test Automation
2 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.90%) Oracle
4 26 (42.62%) Java
4 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 26 (42.62%) Cucumber
5 24 (39.34%) C#
6 23 (37.70%) Performance Testing
7 22 (36.07%) SpecFlow
8 21 (34.43%) SQL
8 21 (34.43%) Ant
8 21 (34.43%) .NET
8 21 (34.43%) Scrum
9 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
9 20 (32.79%) SoapUI
10 18 (29.51%) Eclipse
10 18 (29.51%) Linux
10 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
10 18 (29.51%) F#
11 17 (27.87%) Web Services
11 17 (27.87%) Windows
11 17 (27.87%) HP UFT
11 17 (27.87%) HP
11 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2016
12 16 (26.23%) API Testing
12 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
12 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (24.59%) TDD
13 15 (24.59%) LoadRunner
13 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server

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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 (9.84%) Apache Spark
1 6 (9.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) GitHub
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
3 4 (6.56%) PaaS
4 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) PuTTY
1 14 (22.95%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (6.56%) GIS
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Cucumber
2 22 (36.07%) SpecFlow
3 21 (34.43%) Ant
4 20 (32.79%) SoapUI
5 18 (29.51%) Eclipse
6 17 (27.87%) HP UFT
7 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
8 15 (24.59%) LoadRunner
8 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle APEX
9 14 (22.95%) TestNG
10 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
11 10 (16.39%) Maven
12 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
13 7 (11.48%) NUnit
14 6 (9.84%) gulp
14 6 (9.84%) JIRA
14 6 (9.84%) JUnit
14 6 (9.84%) Protractor
14 6 (9.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (11.48%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Back Office
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Tester
5 7 (11.48%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Developer in Test
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (8.20%) Development Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) Web Services
3 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
3 6 (9.84%) JSF
3 6 (9.84%) Kafka
3 6 (9.84%) Node.js
3 6 (9.84%) PrimeFaces
3 6 (9.84%) REST
3 6 (9.84%) Swagger
3 6 (9.84%) WireMock
4 4 (6.56%) Ajax
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.56%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
4 4 (6.56%) OAuth2
4 4 (6.56%) OpenID
4 4 (6.56%) React
4 4 (6.56%) Redux
4 4 (6.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) Windows
3 13 (21.31%) Windows Server
4 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (83.61%) Test Automation
2 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Performance Testing
4 21 (34.43%) Scrum
5 16 (26.23%) API Testing
6 15 (24.59%) DevOps
6 15 (24.59%) TDD
7 13 (21.31%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (19.67%) BDD
9 11 (18.03%) Defect Tracking
9 11 (18.03%) MVC
9 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
10 10 (16.39%) Test Strategy
11 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.75%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (14.75%) SDET
12 7 (11.48%) Migration
12 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.84%) SDLC
13 6 (9.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) Java
1 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
2 24 (39.34%) C#
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 18 (29.51%) F#
5 8 (13.11%) PL/SQL
5 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) ES6
6 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.92%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.67%) ISEB
2 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 8 (13.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) vSphere
2 6 (9.84%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.84%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
3 17 (27.87%) HP
4 12 (19.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.67%) Software AG
4 12 (19.67%) VMware
4 12 (19.67%) webMethods
5 4 (6.56%) ESRI
5 4 (6.56%) Talend
6 2 (3.28%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (1.64%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow