Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 69 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +15
Contract jobs citing Selenium 29 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.29% 2.87% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.62% 13.78% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -27.78% +36.36%
10th Percentile £287 £274 £285
90th Percentile £400 £425 £519
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +15.38% -27.78% +38.46%
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 213 370 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.78% 20.85% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 150 59
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £312 £285
90th Percentile £622 £570 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £50.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £35.08 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.06% +44.58%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Test Automation
3 15 (51.72%) JIRA
4 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
4 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (44.83%) Redis
5 13 (44.83%) Confluence
5 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
6 12 (41.38%) BDD
6 12 (41.38%) DevOps
7 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
8 10 (34.48%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
8 10 (34.48%) Firewall
8 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
8 10 (34.48%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (34.48%) NuoDB
9 9 (31.03%) OpenShift
9 9 (31.03%) OpenStack
9 9 (31.03%) PaaS
9 9 (31.03%) IaaS
9 9 (31.03%) IBM
9 9 (31.03%) C#
9 9 (31.03%) Java
10 7 (24.14%) Open Source
10 7 (24.14%) QA
10 7 (24.14%) TDD

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 (44.83%) Confluence
2 9 (31.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (31.03%) IaaS
2 9 (31.03%) OpenShift
2 9 (31.03%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Redis
2 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
2 10 (34.48%) NuoDB
2 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) JIRA
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.69%) Appium
4 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
5 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
6 4 (13.79%) Calabash
6 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
7 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.45%) Capybara
8 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Test Architect
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Automation Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
4 5 (17.24%) QA Automation Tester
4 5 (17.24%) QA Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) Behat
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Test Automation
3 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (41.38%) BDD
5 12 (41.38%) DevOps
6 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
7 7 (24.14%) Open Source
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) API Integration
8 6 (20.69%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) OOP
9 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (10.34%) QA Automation
10 3 (10.34%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 3 (10.34%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C#
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) Ruby
6 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Groovy
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin