Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 86 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +19
Contract jobs citing Selenium 35 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.47% 2.04% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.31% 9.63% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -19.74% +43.40%
10th Percentile £288 £259 £425
90th Percentile £408 £429 £524
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £475
% change year-on-year - -21.05% +47.29%
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 263 353 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.59% 21.18% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 140 70
Milton Keynes median daily rate £412 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.39% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £263
90th Percentile £546 £525 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £388 £364
% change year-on-year +7.10% +6.53% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +22.22% +9.09%

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 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) Test Automation
3 19 (54.29%) JIRA
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
5 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
6 15 (42.86%) Java
7 14 (40.00%) Confluence
7 14 (40.00%) Redis
8 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (37.14%) BDD
9 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (31.43%) DevOps
10 11 (31.43%) QA
10 11 (31.43%) TDD
11 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
11 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
11 9 (25.71%) C#
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 9 (25.71%) Python
11 9 (25.71%) NuoDB
11 9 (25.71%) Open Source
11 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
11 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
11 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (22.86%) Appium
12 8 (22.86%) PaaS
12 8 (22.86%) WebDriver

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 14 (40.00%) Confluence
2 8 (22.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) IaaS
2 8 (22.86%) OpenShift
2 8 (22.86%) PaaS
3 3 (8.57%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Redis
2 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.71%) NuoDB
2 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) JIRA
2 17 (48.57%) Jenkins
3 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
5 8 (22.86%) Appium
5 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
6 6 (17.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
6 6 (17.14%) Calabash
6 6 (17.14%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
7 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
7 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.86%) Capybara
8 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Automation Tester
1 13 (37.14%) Tester
2 9 (25.71%) QA Automation Tester
2 9 (25.71%) QA Tester
3 8 (22.86%) Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Java Automation Tester
3 8 (22.86%) Test Architect
4 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (8.57%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (22.86%) .NET
3 6 (17.14%) Behat
3 6 (17.14%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) SOAP
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Android
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) Test Automation
3 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (37.14%) BDD
4 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (31.43%) DevOps
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
6 9 (25.71%) Open Source
7 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (17.14%) API Integration
9 5 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
10 4 (11.43%) QA Automation
10 4 (11.43%) SDLC
11 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) C++
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
4 6 (17.14%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) Apple Swift
6 3 (8.57%) C
6 3 (8.57%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
1 5 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin