Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 119 121
Rank change year-on-year +39 +2 -18
Contract jobs citing Selenium 24 59 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.39% 1.40% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 10.07% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 43 33
Median daily rate £413 £430 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.07% +17.81% +4.29%
10th Percentile £347 £315 £313
90th Percentile £560 £536 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.81 - -
South East median hourly rate £53.13 £46.67 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.83% +3.71% -10.00%

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 204 586 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.79% 13.87% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 357 312
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £343 £325 £300
90th Percentile £606 £591 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £65.00 £58.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +11.11% +290.00%
10th Percentile £22.15 £65.00 £45.15
90th Percentile £52.91 £65.00 £71.05
Median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -24.00% +11.11% +4.65%

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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 2 July 2020.

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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Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 2 July 2020. 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
Reading 0 13 £431 -0.58% 2
Bracknell +38 2 - - 4
Slough +20 2 £325 -31.58%
Newbury +3 2 - - 1
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (29.17%) RESTful
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Express
9 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
9 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
9 5 (20.83%) Docker
9 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
9 5 (20.83%) React
9 5 (20.83%) gulp
9 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.83%) BDD
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) QA
9 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 5 (20.83%) HTML

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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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) npm
1 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
2 4 (16.67%) Azure
3 3 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
1 1 (4.17%) 5G
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) IPv6
1 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (25.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.83%) gulp
4 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
5 3 (12.50%) Ant
5 3 (12.50%) Maven
5 3 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.33%) JMeter
6 2 (8.33%) Ranorex
7 1 (4.17%) Appium
7 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.17%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (16.67%) React Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) RESTful
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) Apollo GraphQL
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) Express
2 5 (20.83%) GraphQL
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) Jest
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 5 (20.83%) React
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) Pandas
6 1 (4.17%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) BDD
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Tech Ops
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Stochastic Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) OpenNebula
3 1 (4.17%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Vertica
2 1 (4.17%) VMware