The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 25 April 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
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 0.96% 1.65% 3.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 40.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £425 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +63.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £44.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +53.42% +18.00%  

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11 5 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 10.58% 4.13% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) QA Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) Python

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Protractor
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Test Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) QA Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) QA Automation Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) QA Test Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) QA Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Server Building
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware