The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing Selenium 19 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.58% 0.60% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 6.90% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £468 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +2.81% +1.42%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 152 58 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 20.65% 8.76% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 38 60
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Milton Keynes

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 28 (70.00%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) JIRA
6 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 12 (30.00%) QA
7 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 12 (30.00%) TDD
7 12 (30.00%) Banking
7 12 (30.00%) Scrum
7 12 (30.00%) Docker
8 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (27.50%) REST
9 10 (25.00%) BDD
9 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.00%) Finance
9 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.00%) Internet
10 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
10 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
10 9 (22.50%) DevOps
10 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
10 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
11 8 (20.00%) Gradle
11 8 (20.00%) GitLab
11 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (20.00%) Confluence
11 8 (20.00%) Android

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) GitHub
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
2 16 (40.00%) JIRA
3 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
6 8 (20.00%) GitLab
6 8 (20.00%) Gradle
6 8 (20.00%) JUnit
7 7 (17.50%) Appium
7 7 (17.50%) Calabash
8 6 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
9 5 (12.50%) HP UFT
10 4 (10.00%) Grunt
11 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
11 3 (7.50%) Maven
11 3 (7.50%) Protractor
11 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
11 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (5.00%) MSTest
General
1 12 (30.00%) Banking
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Automation Tester
5 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (7.50%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) REST
2 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
3 8 (20.00%) SOAP
4 6 (15.00%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) Node.js
6 4 (10.00%) Ajax
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) HTML
7 3 (7.50%) JSP
7 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Velocity
8 2 (5.00%) Angular 2
8 2 (5.00%) CSS3
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) React
8 2 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
2 8 (20.00%) Android
3 6 (15.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
3 12 (30.00%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (22.50%) DevOps
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Open Source
8 5 (12.50%) QA Automation
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) OO
9 4 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) MVC
10 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (17.50%) Apple Swift
5 7 (17.50%) Ruby
5 7 (17.50%) VB
6 5 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.50%) ECMAScript
7 3 (7.50%) ES6
7 3 (7.50%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) F#
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
1 4 (10.00%) Master's Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) AppDynamics
1 6 (15.00%) Splunk
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
3 1 (2.50%) Pega
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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