Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 February 2018 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 > Southampton
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 42 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -22
Contract jobs citing Selenium 2 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.47% 1.31% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 11.86% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Southampton median daily rate £276 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.33% +38.89% -20.88%
10th Percentile £229 £260 £183
90th Percentile £313 £438 £356
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £72.89 £60.00
% change year-on-year - +21.48% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 68 59 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.96% 11.01% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 58
Southampton median daily rate £375 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +32.35% -9.33%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £268
90th Percentile £536 £613 £427
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -5.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42.00 £37.00 £32.88
90th Percentile £51.25 £41.00 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Southampton

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) PostCSS
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) React Native
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integrated Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft