Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 80 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -25
Contract jobs citing Selenium 46 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.65% 1.10% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.85% 10.85% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £328 £463 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.19% +37.04% -15.63%
10th Percentile £276 £285 £304
90th Percentile £423 £521 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £328 £450 £338
% change year-on-year -27.22% +33.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £41.25 -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 358 129 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.63% 10.11% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 66 81
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% -14.83%
10th Percentile £309 £281 £256
90th Percentile £527 £503 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.90% +7.41% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
% change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Java
2 32 (69.57%) Test Automation
3 28 (60.87%) JIRA
4 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
5 26 (56.52%) Cucumber
6 24 (52.17%) Jenkins
7 21 (45.65%) Confluence
7 21 (45.65%) WebDriver
7 21 (45.65%) TDD
8 20 (43.48%) SQL
8 20 (43.48%) QA
9 18 (39.13%) Redis
10 17 (36.96%) SOAP
11 15 (32.61%) Web Services
11 15 (32.61%) REST
11 15 (32.61%) BDD
11 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (30.43%) Windows
12 14 (30.43%) Docker
13 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
13 13 (28.26%) SDLC
14 12 (26.09%) Appium
14 12 (26.09%) Apple Swift
14 12 (26.09%) Internet
14 12 (26.09%) Banking
14 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (26.09%) Apple iOS
14 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
15 11 (23.91%) 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 21 (45.65%) Confluence
2 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (10.87%) IaaS
3 5 (10.87%) OpenShift
3 5 (10.87%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Internet
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Redis
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) NuoDB
4 3 (6.52%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (60.87%) JIRA
2 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
3 26 (56.52%) Cucumber
4 24 (52.17%) Jenkins
5 21 (45.65%) WebDriver
6 12 (26.09%) Appium
6 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
7 10 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (17.39%) Protractor
9 7 (15.22%) Jasmine
10 6 (13.04%) Calabash
11 4 (8.70%) GitLab
11 4 (8.70%) Gradle
11 4 (8.70%) Grunt
11 4 (8.70%) gulp
11 4 (8.70%) JUnit
11 4 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (8.70%) Maven
11 4 (8.70%) Mocha
11 4 (8.70%) Mockito
General
1 12 (26.09%) Banking
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Tester
2 22 (47.83%) Automation Tester
3 11 (23.91%) QA Tester
4 10 (21.74%) Developer
4 10 (21.74%) QA Automation Tester
5 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Senior QA Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) SOAP
2 15 (32.61%) REST
2 15 (32.61%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) React
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) Node.js
4 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (8.70%) Angular 2
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) Sass
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.52%) JSON
6 3 (6.52%) Spring
7 2 (4.35%) XML
8 1 (2.17%) HTML
8 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.17%) Middleware
8 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Apple iOS
3 11 (23.91%) Android
4 10 (21.74%) Mac OS X
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Test Automation
3 21 (45.65%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) BDD
4 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (28.26%) SDLC
6 9 (19.57%) Functional Testing
6 9 (19.57%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (17.39%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Open Source
8 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.04%) DevOps
9 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Task Automation
10 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
10 5 (10.87%) QA Automation
11 4 (8.70%) ATDD
11 4 (8.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) Apple Swift
4 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) Ruby
6 5 (10.87%) C#
7 3 (6.52%) ES6
8 2 (4.35%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
1 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) QA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) HP
2 5 (10.87%) IBM
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian