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 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 43 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Contract jobs citing Selenium 37 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.10% 1.84% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.37% 24.10% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 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 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
+129.03% -
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
99 83 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.30% 7.62% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 78
Average daily rate £375 £345 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £307 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 August 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 28 August 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 +7 23 £415 +27.69% 1
High Wycombe - 2 £249 -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (65.38%) C#
2 33 (63.46%) SQL
3 31 (59.62%) Finance
4 26 (50.00%) .NET
5 25 (48.08%) BDD
6 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (42.31%) WebDriver
8 18 (34.62%) Java
9 17 (32.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (32.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
10 16 (30.77%) TDD
10 16 (30.77%) Oracle
11 15 (28.85%) UNIX
11 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (26.92%) QA
12 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
13 13 (25.00%) Windows
14 12 (23.08%) Windows NT
14 12 (23.08%) VBScript
14 12 (23.08%) JMeter
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
15 11 (21.15%) ISEB
16 10 (19.23%) Scrum
17 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
17 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
18 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
18 8 (15.38%) jQuery
18 8 (15.38%) SAP
19 7 (13.46%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) WebDriver
2 17 (32.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (32.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
4 12 (23.08%) JMeter
5 7 (13.46%) JIRA
6 6 (11.54%) SoapUI
6 6 (11.54%) PhantomJS
7 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
7 5 (9.62%) JUnit
7 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.69%) MSBuild
8 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (5.77%) Subversion
10 2 (3.85%) Maven
10 2 (3.85%) NUnit
10 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.92%) WatiN
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
1 17 (32.69%) Test Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Test Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Development Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) jQuery
3 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.54%) SOAP
4 5 (9.62%) CSS
4 5 (9.62%) HTML
5 4 (7.69%) WCF
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.77%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.85%) Sass
7 2 (3.85%) LESS
7 2 (3.85%) HTML5
7 2 (3.85%) REST
7 2 (3.85%) J2EE
7 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) DTV
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) UNIX
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (23.08%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.92%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) BDD
2 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) TDD
3 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (19.23%) Scrum
6 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
7 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.54%) MVC
9 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.62%) OO
10 5 (9.62%) Automation Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Web Development
11 4 (7.69%) Release Management
11 4 (7.69%) Test Management
12 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.77%) User Experience Design
12 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) C#
2 33 (63.46%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) VBScript
5 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) VB
7 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.77%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Telerik