The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 78 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Selenium 11 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 1.85% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.21% 19.30% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 11
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£256 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
Selenium
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
134 114 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.44% 9.58% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 69 47
Average daily rate £350 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +4.13%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Buckinghamshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 7 £281 -13.46% 3
High Wycombe -4 2 £225 -10.00% 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 11 (42.31%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
4 9 (34.62%) BDD
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) WCF
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) QA
7 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
8 5 (19.23%) Release Management
8 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) JIRA
8 5 (19.23%) NUnit
9 4 (15.38%) HP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) CDMA
1 3 (11.54%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
2 7 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 5 (19.23%) NUnit
5 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
6 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.54%) eggPlant
7 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
8 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.85%) WinRunner
8 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Software Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 7 (26.92%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) WinForms
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) LINQ
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) CSS
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) XHTML
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) WPF
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
1 3 (11.54%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) BDD
3 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Release Management
6 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Test Management
9 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Use Case
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) VB
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) HP