The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 60 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing Selenium 16 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.63% 2.86% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 36.36% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 9
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£331 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.18% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
96 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.81% 7.86% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 35
Average daily rate £338 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) WebDriver
3 18 (69.23%) BDD
3 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 18 (69.23%) C#
4 16 (61.54%) TDD
5 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
6 11 (42.31%) XML
6 11 (42.31%) HTML
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
6 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
7 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
8 9 (34.62%) SOAP
9 8 (30.77%) Scrum
9 8 (30.77%) .NET
10 7 (26.92%) JSON
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
11 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
11 5 (19.23%) System Testing
11 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
11 5 (19.23%) Test Management
11 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Line Management
11 5 (19.23%) Java
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) VBScript
12 4 (15.38%) UNIX

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) WebDriver
2 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
2 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
3 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) JSON
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows NT
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) BDD
3 16 (61.54%) TDD
4 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Test Management
6 5 (19.23%) System Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Line Management
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.69%) Strategic Management
9 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.85%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) HP