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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 73 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Selenium 15 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 1.25% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.61% 13.45% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
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£304 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £246 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £333 £366
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 £33.50 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.81% -
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
119 119 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.02% 9.26% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 68 39
Average daily rate £325 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £265
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 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 10 £320 -1.53% 3
High Wycombe 0 2 £225 -10.00% 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) WebDriver
3 14 (48.28%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) BDD
4 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
7 8 (27.59%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) JIRA
8 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
8 7 (24.14%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (24.14%) SpecFlow
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) QA
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 5 (17.24%) VBScript
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.24%) XML
11 4 (13.79%) HP
11 4 (13.79%) SOAP
11 4 (13.79%) WCF
11 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) CDMA
1 3 (10.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) WebDriver
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (24.14%) SpecFlow
3 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) eggPlant
5 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.90%) NUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.45%) JMeter
7 1 (3.45%) WinRunner
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Automation Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.90%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Web Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) SOAP
4 4 (13.79%) WCF
5 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) LINQ
6 2 (6.90%) WinForms
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) XHTML
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.34%) iPad
1 3 (10.34%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.34%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) BDD
2 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Management
8 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Web Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.90%) Use Case
9 2 (6.90%) Release Management
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) VBScript
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) HP
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