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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 63 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 9 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.08% 1.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 13.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£469 £359 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.61% -
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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
84 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.06% 8.84% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 24
Average daily rate £415 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £262 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) WCF
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (30.00%) NUnit
5 6 (30.00%) VBScript
5 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Release Management
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) VB
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX
8 3 (15.00%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) CDMA
1 3 (15.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (30.00%) NUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (10.00%) WatiN
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) WCF
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPhone
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) Release Management
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) VBScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) HND
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Telerik
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
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