The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 63 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 20 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.56% 1.59% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.87% 18.39% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 1
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£321 £325 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.15% +47.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 87 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.26% 8.67% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 63
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Selenium
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -6 8 £318 -2.30% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £250 - 5
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 24 (57.14%) Finance
4 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) BDD
5 19 (45.24%) WebDriver
5 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
7 16 (38.10%) .NET
8 12 (28.57%) Java
8 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 11 (26.19%) Scrum
9 11 (26.19%) SOAP
9 11 (26.19%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
9 11 (26.19%) PhantomJS
10 10 (23.81%) UNIX
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle
10 10 (23.81%) JMeter
11 9 (21.43%) TDD
11 9 (21.43%) QA
12 8 (19.05%) OO
13 7 (16.67%) ISEB
13 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 7 (16.67%) jQuery
13 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
14 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (45.24%) WebDriver
2 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
3 11 (26.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
3 11 (26.19%) PhantomJS
4 10 (23.81%) JMeter
5 5 (11.90%) JUnit
5 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (9.52%) JIRA
7 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (4.76%) Maven
8 2 (4.76%) NUnit
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Tester
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.38%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) SOAP
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
4 5 (11.90%) CSS
4 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.76%) Sass
7 2 (4.76%) LESS
7 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.76%) J2EE
7 2 (4.76%) JSP
7 2 (4.76%) Servlets
7 2 (4.76%) Struts
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) REST
7 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.76%) Spring
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) UNIX
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (54.76%) BDD
2 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 8 (19.05%) OO
6 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Release Management
9 3 (7.14%) Test Management
9 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.14%) User Experience Design
9 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) VBScript
6 3 (7.14%) VB
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Sun
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