Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 107 133
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26 +25
Contract jobs citing Selenium 57 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.39% 1.39% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 13.45% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 34
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £358 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% +0.70% -5.33%
10th Percentile £300 £312 £258
90th Percentile £481 £489 £459
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £53.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.21% +33.75% -5.88%

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 496 446 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.07% 10.36% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 264 240
Berkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £252
90th Percentile £538 £525 £476
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.88 £45.50 £24.80
90th Percentile £50.25 £172.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +19 17 £375 -24.05% 2
Reading -1 15 £400 +6.67% 7
Slough +6 4 £388 -22.50%
Windsor - 4 £375 -
Newbury -2 2 - - 4
Maidenhead -14 2 £325 -35.00%
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 42 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (54.39%) Java
4 29 (50.88%) C#
5 24 (42.11%) DevOps
6 21 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 20 (35.09%) Bitbucket
7 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (33.33%) JIRA
9 18 (31.58%) Subversion
9 18 (31.58%) Docker
10 16 (28.07%) Ansible
10 16 (28.07%) Puppet
10 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
11 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 15 (26.32%) WebDriver
12 14 (24.56%) QA
13 13 (22.81%) Ant
13 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
14 12 (21.05%) JUnit
15 11 (19.30%) SQL
15 11 (19.30%) MySQL
15 11 (19.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (19.30%) Rhino Mocks
15 11 (19.30%) Moq
15 11 (19.30%) MSBuild
15 11 (19.30%) Zephyr
15 11 (19.30%) NSubstitute
15 11 (19.30%) SonarQube

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.28%) Apache
1 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.51%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.51%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) MariaDB
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 20 (35.09%) Bitbucket
3 19 (33.33%) JIRA
4 18 (31.58%) Subversion
5 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 15 (26.32%) WebDriver
6 13 (22.81%) Ant
6 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
6 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (21.05%) JUnit
8 11 (19.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (19.30%) Moq
8 11 (19.30%) MSBuild
8 11 (19.30%) NSubstitute
8 11 (19.30%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (19.30%) SonarQube
8 11 (19.30%) Zephyr
9 10 (17.54%) NUnit
10 9 (15.79%) Maven
10 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Automation Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Tester
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Test Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Automation Tester
5 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.02%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Test Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) CSS
1 8 (14.04%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
2 7 (12.28%) Java EE
2 7 (12.28%) React
3 6 (10.53%) RESTful
4 5 (8.77%) Drools
4 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (8.77%) Polymer
4 5 (8.77%) SOAP
4 5 (8.77%) XML
5 4 (7.02%) REST
5 4 (7.02%) Web Services
6 3 (5.26%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.26%) Jest
6 3 (5.26%) Node.js
6 3 (5.26%) Redux
7 2 (3.51%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (3.51%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) CentOS
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) DevOps
4 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.54%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Scrum
7 7 (12.28%) BDD
8 6 (10.53%) Business Transformation
9 5 (8.77%) ITIL
9 5 (8.77%) Kanban
9 5 (8.77%) Web Development
10 4 (7.02%) Functional Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.02%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (7.02%) OO
10 4 (7.02%) Open Source
10 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.26%) SDET
11 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) C#
3 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.51%) Groovy
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL Certification
1 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Ansible
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
2 5 (8.77%) Galera Cluster
2 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.77%) OpenNebula
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.51%) HP Fortify
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.75%) Kibana
5 1 (1.75%) logstash
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) HP
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
3 2 (3.51%) EMC
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.51%) Splunk
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter