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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 42 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing Selenium 42 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.56% 0.97% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.21% 16.67% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 6 1
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£350 £325 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +47.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+89.33% -
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
116 60 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.83% 5.79% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 42 69
Average daily rate £375 £340 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +24 27 £400 +23.07% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £249 - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) SQL
4 28 (56.00%) Finance
5 27 (54.00%) .NET
6 21 (42.00%) Java
7 20 (40.00%) BDD
8 17 (34.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (32.00%) Oracle
9 16 (32.00%) TDD
9 16 (32.00%) QA
9 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.00%) WebDriver
10 15 (30.00%) UNIX
11 13 (26.00%) Windows
11 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (24.00%) Windows NT
12 12 (24.00%) ISEB
12 12 (24.00%) VBScript
12 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
13 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.00%) jQuery
14 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (20.00%) JIRA
14 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
15 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (18.00%) SAP
16 8 (16.00%) MVC
16 8 (16.00%) JMeter
16 8 (16.00%) Line Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (32.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (16.00%) JMeter
5 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (12.00%) MSBuild
6 6 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (10.00%) JUnit
7 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (6.00%) Subversion
8 3 (6.00%) WatiN
9 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.00%) Maven
9 2 (4.00%) NUnit
9 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Tester
2 10 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 9 (18.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) jQuery
3 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) WCF
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 2 (4.00%) JSP
7 2 (4.00%) Servlets
7 2 (4.00%) Struts
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) UNIX
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 12 (24.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) BDD
3 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (32.00%) TDD
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (16.00%) MVC
7 8 (16.00%) Line Management
8 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.00%) Scrum
8 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.00%) Test Management
10 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 4 (8.00%) Release Management
10 4 (8.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) VBScript
5 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.00%) VB
8 3 (6.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) ISEB
2 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.00%) HND
5 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Telerik
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) HP
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