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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.54% 0.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 8.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
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 £50.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +124.44%
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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
78 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.99% 8.49% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 28
Average daily rate £414 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £260 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 16 (45.71%) Java
5 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
5 13 (37.14%) WebDriver
6 12 (34.29%) BDD
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle
6 12 (34.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (34.29%) TDD
7 11 (31.43%) VBScript
7 11 (31.43%) WCF
8 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) Windows NT
10 8 (22.86%) UNIX
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.00%) Line Management
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (20.00%) SOA
11 7 (20.00%) JMeter
11 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.14%) NUnit
12 6 (17.14%) MVC
12 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 6 (17.14%) ISEB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) CDMA
1 3 (8.57%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) WebDriver
2 12 (34.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (20.00%) JMeter
5 6 (17.14%) NUnit
5 6 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (17.14%) MSBuild
5 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.57%) WatiN
6 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.57%) eggPlant
6 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Tester
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) WCF
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) iPad
1 3 (8.57%) iPhone
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows NT
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (34.29%) BDD
3 12 (34.29%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.00%) Line Management
6 7 (20.00%) SOA
7 6 (17.14%) MVC
7 6 (17.14%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) Release Management
8 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Workflow
10 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) VBScript
5 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
5 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.43%) VB
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) HND
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) Telerik
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft