Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 76 89
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 51 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.01% 1.22% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.79% 12.00% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £325 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.55% -26.18%
10th Percentile £290 £285 £300
90th Percentile £431 £519 £346
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year +1.56% +2.40% -24.47%
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 323 125 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.03% 10.14% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 68 78
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £275
90th Percentile £594 £513 £473
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £365 £344
% change year-on-year +19.86% +6.18% -8.33%
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 £35.08 £42.50 £31.13
% change year-on-year -17.47% +36.55% -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 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (72.55%) JIRA
3 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
4 32 (62.75%) Jenkins
5 31 (60.78%) Confluence
6 28 (54.90%) Java
7 26 (50.98%) WebDriver
8 25 (49.02%) Cucumber
8 25 (49.02%) Redis
9 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (43.14%) SQL
11 21 (41.18%) TDD
12 20 (39.22%) QA
13 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (35.29%) Docker
13 18 (35.29%) DevOps
14 17 (33.33%) Web Services
14 17 (33.33%) Windows
15 16 (31.37%) Linux
15 16 (31.37%) SOAP
15 16 (31.37%) Apple iOS
15 16 (31.37%) REST
15 16 (31.37%) Bitbucket
15 16 (31.37%) Android
15 16 (31.37%) Appium
16 15 (29.41%) OpenShift
16 15 (29.41%) Apple Swift
16 15 (29.41%) Banking
16 15 (29.41%) PostgreSQL

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 31 (60.78%) Confluence
2 13 (25.49%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (29.41%) OpenShift
3 13 (25.49%) IaaS
3 13 (25.49%) PaaS
4 9 (17.65%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Internet
2 13 (25.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) Redis
2 15 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
3 13 (25.49%) NuoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (72.55%) JIRA
2 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 32 (62.75%) Jenkins
4 26 (50.98%) WebDriver
5 25 (49.02%) Cucumber
6 16 (31.37%) Appium
6 16 (31.37%) Bitbucket
7 14 (27.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (11.76%) Calabash
9 5 (9.80%) Jasmine
10 4 (7.84%) Protractor
11 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
11 3 (5.88%) GitLab
11 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
11 3 (5.88%) NUnit
11 3 (5.88%) PhantomJS
11 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
11 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
12 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (29.41%) Banking
2 13 (25.49%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) International Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Retail
5 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.96%) Games
7 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Tester
2 18 (35.29%) Automation Tester
3 11 (21.57%) QA Tester
4 10 (19.61%) QA Automation Tester
5 9 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.80%) QA Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Tester
8 4 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (7.84%) DevOps Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (7.84%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Selenium Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Test Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) Web Services
2 16 (31.37%) REST
2 16 (31.37%) SOAP
3 13 (25.49%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.80%) Node.js
6 4 (7.84%) .NET
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) RESTful
7 3 (5.88%) React
7 3 (5.88%) Spring
8 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.92%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.92%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.96%) CSS
9 1 (1.96%) HTML
9 1 (1.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Android
2 16 (31.37%) Apple iOS
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 14 (27.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
3 21 (41.18%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (35.29%) DevOps
5 13 (25.49%) BDD
5 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
6 12 (23.53%) Open Source
7 11 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (21.57%) Functional Testing
8 9 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 9 (17.65%) SDLC
9 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.80%) QA Automation
10 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
11 4 (7.84%) API Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Apple Swift
4 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) Ruby
6 6 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) ES6
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (39.22%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) IBM
1 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian