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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 62 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Selenium 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 0.97% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.19% 12.73% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £254 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.33% -
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 £36.25 - £22.50
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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
79 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.77% 7.63% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 29
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £234 £275
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 2
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014, 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 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (65.79%) C#
4 22 (57.89%) Finance
5 19 (50.00%) SQL
6 17 (44.74%) Java
7 16 (42.11%) Oracle
8 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
9 13 (34.21%) WebDriver
9 13 (34.21%) BDD
9 13 (34.21%) TDD
10 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
10 11 (28.95%) WCF
10 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
10 11 (28.95%) VBScript
10 11 (28.95%) Windows
11 10 (26.32%) Windows NT
11 10 (26.32%) UNIX
11 10 (26.32%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (21.05%) ISEB
13 7 (18.42%) MVC
13 7 (18.42%) JMeter
13 7 (18.42%) SOA
13 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
13 7 (18.42%) QA
13 7 (18.42%) NUnit
13 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
13 7 (18.42%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) CDMA
1 1 (2.63%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (34.21%) WebDriver
3 10 (26.32%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (18.42%) JMeter
4 7 (18.42%) NUnit
5 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (15.79%) MSBuild
5 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
5 6 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (7.89%) WatiN
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (7.89%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) JUnit
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.63%) Maven
7 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.63%) eggPlant
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Test Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) WCF
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.63%) Spring
9 1 (2.63%) J2EE
9 1 (2.63%) JSP
9 1 (2.63%) Servlets
9 1 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) DTV
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows NT
2 10 (26.32%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) BDD
3 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
3 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) SOA
5 7 (18.42%) MVC
5 7 (18.42%) Line Management
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.16%) Release Management
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Web Development
9 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) VBScript
5 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.89%) VB
8 2 (5.26%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) HND
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Telerik
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Sun