The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 48 65 79
Rank change year-on-year +17 +14  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 37 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.63% 1.15% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.33% 12.50% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 6
Median daily rate £338 £325 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £460 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.95 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +30.26% +0.55%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 182 96 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.86% 9.20% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 58 68
Median daily rate £363 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -4.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Selenium as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Buckinghamshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 22 £363 +11.53% 5
High Wycombe - 3 - - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Java
3 22 (44.90%) QA
4 21 (42.86%) SQL
5 20 (40.82%) Finance
6 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
6 15 (30.61%) Automation Testing
7 14 (28.57%) JIRA
7 14 (28.57%) BDD
8 13 (26.53%) XML
9 12 (24.49%) C#
10 11 (22.45%) Automated Testing
10 11 (22.45%) Regression Testing
10 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
10 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
10 11 (22.45%) QA Automation
11 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
12 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.37%) .NET
13 8 (16.33%) Internet
13 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
13 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
13 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
14 7 (14.29%) Docker
14 7 (14.29%) DevOps
14 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.29%) API Testing
14 7 (14.29%) Functional Testing
14 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) GitHub
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.57%) JIRA
3 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
4 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
5 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
6 6 (12.24%) GitLab
6 6 (12.24%) Gradle
6 6 (12.24%) JUnit
7 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
8 3 (6.12%) HP UFT
8 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
8 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.08%) Appium
9 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.08%) Calabash
9 2 (4.08%) JMeter
9 2 (4.08%) MSTest
9 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.04%) Protractor
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) QA Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) QA Automation Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Integration Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Integration Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Java Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.24%) REST
4 6 (12.24%) SOAP
5 5 (10.20%) Ajax
5 5 (10.20%) Spring
6 4 (8.16%) J2EE
6 4 (8.16%) Spring Boot
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.12%) jQuery
7 3 (6.12%) JSP
7 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.12%) Velocity
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 2 (4.08%) HTML
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Automation Testing
3 14 (28.57%) BDD
4 11 (22.45%) Automated Testing
4 11 (22.45%) QA Automation
4 11 (22.45%) Regression Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.29%) API Testing
7 7 (14.29%) DevOps
7 7 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 6 (12.24%) Defect Management
8 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 6 (12.24%) SDLC
8 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
9 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) VB
7 3 (6.12%) ECMAScript
7 3 (6.12%) ES6
7 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.04%) F#
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) AppDynamics
1 6 (12.24%) Splunk
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Pega
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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