Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 41 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing Selenium 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.95% 1.47% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.11% 15.22% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Southampton median daily rate £314 £309 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.62% -5.00% -8.45%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £269
90th Percentile £350 £399 £352
Hampshire median daily rate £381 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.47% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £72.89 £60.00
% change year-on-year -38.26% +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 61 46 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.88% 9.64% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 45
Southampton median daily rate £390 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +17.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £265
90th Percentile £570 £613 £441
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Southampton median hourly rate £48.25 - £37.63
10th Percentile £42.43 - £32.36
90th Percentile £57.48 - £42.79
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +16.00%

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

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Apigee
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Animation
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) gulp
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) PostCSS
3 1 (12.50%) QUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) React Native
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Integrated Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ES6
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Apigee
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft