Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 67 84
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 35 46 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.28% 3.01% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.40% 14.20% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £330 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £292 £251 £301
90th Percentile £404 £421 £486
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £335 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -1.47% +4.62% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 307 324 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.01% 21.23% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 137 72
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +13.21% +1.92%
10th Percentile £319 £293 £263
90th Percentile £541 £484 £486
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £334
% change year-on-year +13.33% +12.36% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £55.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year -17.27% +31.74% +1.21%

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 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 22 (62.86%) JIRA
3 17 (48.57%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
3 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
4 13 (37.14%) QA
4 13 (37.14%) Confluence
5 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
5 12 (34.29%) Redis
6 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (28.57%) DevOps
8 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
8 9 (25.71%) OpenShift
8 9 (25.71%) WebDriver
8 9 (25.71%) TDD
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) IBM
9 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
9 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
9 8 (22.86%) PaaS
9 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
9 8 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (22.86%) OpenStack

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 13 (37.14%) Confluence
2 8 (22.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) OpenShift
3 8 (22.86%) IaaS
3 8 (22.86%) PaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Redis
2 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 8 (22.86%) NuoDB
2 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) JIRA
2 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
3 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
4 9 (25.71%) WebDriver
5 7 (20.00%) Appium
5 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
6 6 (17.14%) Calabash
7 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
7 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
7 2 (5.71%) JUnit
7 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.86%) Capybara
8 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.86%) Maven
8 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.71%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Tester
2 13 (37.14%) Automation Tester
3 9 (25.71%) Java Automation Tester
4 8 (22.86%) QA Automation Tester
4 8 (22.86%) QA Tester
5 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (14.29%) Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (20.00%) REST
2 7 (20.00%) SOAP
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.57%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Android
2 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (28.57%) DevOps
3 9 (25.71%) TDD
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
5 7 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 7 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 7 (20.00%) QA Automation
6 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
7 4 (11.43%) Open Source
7 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Ruby
4 5 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 4 (11.43%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) C++
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.71%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) IBM
1 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Xamarin