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 26 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 28 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.71% 0.96% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.44% 10.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 16
Median daily rate £350 £245 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -27.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £185 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £455 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year -2.06% +44.77%  

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 225 84 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.80% 8.95% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 54 76
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.66% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -1 19 £350 -9.67% 5
High Wycombe +1 1 - - 1
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (74.60%) Test Automation
3 44 (69.84%) Java
4 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
5 25 (39.68%) SQL
5 25 (39.68%) JIRA
5 25 (39.68%) QA
6 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
7 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (31.75%) REST
8 19 (30.16%) SOAP
8 19 (30.16%) TDD
8 19 (30.16%) Finance
9 18 (28.57%) Cucumber
10 17 (26.98%) Internet
11 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
12 15 (23.81%) Banking
12 15 (23.81%) Mobile App
13 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 14 (22.22%) BDD
13 14 (22.22%) Scrum
13 14 (22.22%) WebDriver
14 13 (20.63%) C#
14 13 (20.63%) Docker
15 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (17.46%) SDLC
17 10 (15.87%) DevOps
17 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
17 10 (15.87%) Web Services
18 9 (14.29%) C++

Selenium
Co-occurring 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 9 (14.29%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) Drupal
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.52%) GitHub
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.17%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Redis
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
2 25 (39.68%) JIRA
3 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
4 18 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 14 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 9 (14.29%) Calabash
7 8 (12.70%) Appium
7 8 (12.70%) GitLab
7 8 (12.70%) Gradle
7 8 (12.70%) JUnit
8 7 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (11.11%) Bitbucket
9 6 (9.52%) Grunt
10 5 (7.94%) HP UFT
11 4 (6.35%) JMeter
11 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
11 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
12 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
12 3 (4.76%) Protractor
12 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Developer
1 16 (25.40%) Tester
2 12 (19.05%) Automation Tester
3 9 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 8 (12.70%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) QA Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) QA Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Angular Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (6.35%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Web Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) REST
2 19 (30.16%) SOAP
3 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 10 (15.87%) Web Services
5 8 (12.70%) .NET
5 8 (12.70%) Node.js
6 7 (11.11%) CSS
6 7 (11.11%) jQuery
6 7 (11.11%) XML
7 6 (9.52%) HTML
8 5 (7.94%) Ajax
8 5 (7.94%) Spring
9 4 (6.35%) CSS3
9 4 (6.35%) HTML5
9 4 (6.35%) J2EE
9 4 (6.35%) Spring Boot
10 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.76%) JSP
10 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
2 9 (14.29%) Android
3 7 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (74.60%) Test Automation
3 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (30.16%) TDD
5 14 (22.22%) BDD
5 14 (22.22%) Scrum
6 11 (17.46%) SDLC
7 10 (15.87%) DevOps
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (12.70%) Functional Testing
9 8 (12.70%) QA Automation
10 7 (11.11%) Open Source
10 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.52%) API Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
11 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.94%) Microservices
12 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) C#
5 9 (14.29%) C++
5 9 (14.29%) Ruby
6 8 (12.70%) Apple Swift
6 8 (12.70%) VB
7 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.35%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.35%) Python
9 3 (4.76%) ECMAScript
9 3 (4.76%) ES6
10 2 (3.17%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) F#
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
2 4 (6.35%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) HND
4 1 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) AppDynamics
1 6 (9.52%) Splunk
2 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.59%) Apple
4 1 (1.59%) Pega
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
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