Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 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
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 109 113
Rank change year-on-year +39 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 19 52 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.53% 1.57% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.97% 12.18% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 36
Median daily rate £500 £463 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +17.09% +5.33%
10th Percentile £279 £281 £275
90th Percentile £600 £485 £539
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
South East median hourly rate £58.00 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year +105.31% - -

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 136 427 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.95% 12.87% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 264 345
Median daily rate £488 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -2.63% +21.79%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £325
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
South East median daily rate £454 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +0.83% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -31.58% +31.94%
10th Percentile £30.00 £18.25 £39.75
90th Percentile £60.41 £82.50 £53.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year +6.51% -8.65% +2.78%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Selenium in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Selenium in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Selenium in Berkshire

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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 20 January 2021. 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
Slough +13 12 £600 +50.00%
Newbury +27 3 £195 +30.00% 3
Reading +32 2 £475 +2.70% 6
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JIRA
3 14 (73.68%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) Test Planning
4 13 (68.42%) HP ALM
4 13 (68.42%) HP
4 13 (68.42%) QA
5 12 (63.16%) Security Testing
5 12 (63.16%) Python
5 12 (63.16%) .NET
5 12 (63.16%) Confluence
6 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
6 11 (57.89%) Open Source
6 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (57.89%) NIST
6 11 (57.89%) Threat Management
6 11 (57.89%) HP Fortify
6 11 (57.89%) Sonatype
6 11 (57.89%) Black Duck
6 11 (57.89%) C++
6 11 (57.89%) PHP
6 11 (57.89%) C
6 11 (57.89%) VB.NET
6 11 (57.89%) Micro Focus
6 11 (57.89%) Qualys
6 11 (57.89%) OWASP
6 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (57.89%) Information Security

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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 12 (63.16%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Firebase
2 1 (5.26%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
3 5 (26.32%) Postman
3 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
4 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) JMeter
4 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.53%) REST Assured
5 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.26%) Appium
6 1 (5.26%) Cypress.io
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Protractor
6 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Test Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) Swagger
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Puppeteer
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Smart City
2 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Planning
2 12 (63.16%) Security Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (57.89%) Information Security
3 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 11 (57.89%) OWASP
3 11 (57.89%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
3 11 (57.89%) Threat Management
4 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) API Testing
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Test Management
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) Python
4 11 (57.89%) C
4 11 (57.89%) C++
4 11 (57.89%) PHP
4 11 (57.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (57.89%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) HP ALM
2 11 (57.89%) HP Fortify
3 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (10.53%) Giant Swarm
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) HP
2 11 (57.89%) Black Duck
2 11 (57.89%) Micro Focus
2 11 (57.89%) Qualys
2 11 (57.89%) Sonatype
3 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.26%) hybris
5 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore