The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Calabash
London / City of London
Rank 154 142 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Contract jobs citing Calabash 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 1.16% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Median daily rate £363 £329 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% -16.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
511 430 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.43% 14.08% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 337 581
Median daily rate £475 £474 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £327 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Calabash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Calabash Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Calabash
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Calabash across the City of London region.

Calabash Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calabash 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 City of London region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Apple Swift
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) iPad
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
4 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Capybara
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) Gradle
4 1 (16.67%) JBehave
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Kafka
4 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Swagger
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) API Design
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Apple Swift
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin