The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 557 484 522
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +38
Contract jobs citing Calabash 33 84 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 1.37% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 71 7
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £317 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Calabash
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6272 6128 4857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.95% 12.73% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4138 4040 3116
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Calabash across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Calabash Jobs Demand Trend in England

Calabash
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Calabash Daily Rate Trend in England

Calabash
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Calabash across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Calabash Daily Rate Histogram in England

Calabash
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -60 17 £444 +10.93% 13
North West -10 8 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £413 -
South West - 3 £400 -
East of England - 1 £288 -
Calabash
UK

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Calabash also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calabash.

1 98 (86.73%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (59.29%) Android
3 65 (57.52%) Cucumber
3 65 (57.52%) Apple iOS
4 64 (56.64%) BDD
5 51 (45.13%) Scrum
6 50 (44.25%) Java
7 48 (42.48%) TDD
8 44 (38.94%) Ruby
9 43 (38.05%) Appium
10 41 (36.28%) Mobile App
11 32 (28.32%) Test Automation
12 28 (24.78%) QA
13 27 (23.89%) Android Development
14 26 (23.01%) Selenium
14 26 (23.01%) Git (software)
15 24 (21.24%) Finance
15 24 (21.24%) JUnit
16 23 (20.35%) Kanban
17 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (18.58%) E-Commerce
18 21 (18.58%) iOS Development
19 20 (17.70%) Mobile Development
19 20 (17.70%) Xcode
20 19 (16.81%) Android Studio
21 17 (15.04%) Objective-C
21 17 (15.04%) OO
21 17 (15.04%) WebDriver
22 16 (14.16%) JIRA
22 16 (14.16%) Software Engineering

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Calabash also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calabash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.77%) CMS
1 2 (1.77%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) GitHub
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) HTTP
2 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.65%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) MySQL
2 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (57.52%) Cucumber
2 43 (38.05%) Appium
3 26 (23.01%) Selenium
3 26 (23.01%) Git (software)
4 24 (21.24%) JUnit
5 20 (17.70%) Xcode
6 19 (16.81%) Android Studio
7 17 (15.04%) WebDriver
8 16 (14.16%) JIRA
9 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
10 11 (9.73%) TeamCity
11 8 (7.08%) IntelliJ
11 8 (7.08%) Maven
12 6 (5.31%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (5.31%) Robotium
12 6 (5.31%) SpecFlow
13 5 (4.42%) Capybara
13 5 (4.42%) eggPlant
13 5 (4.42%) RSpec
13 5 (4.42%) JBehave
General
1 24 (21.24%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Games
4 2 (1.77%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (42.48%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Android Developer
3 22 (19.47%) Tester
4 16 (14.16%) Automation Tester
5 14 (12.39%) iOS Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Analyst
6 13 (11.50%) Test Analyst
7 12 (10.62%) Mobile Tester
7 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Senior Android Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Consultant
9 9 (7.96%) Test Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) AWS Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Test Leader
11 6 (5.31%) QA Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Mobile Developer
12 5 (4.42%) Automation Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Automation Test Analyst
13 4 (3.54%) Test Engineer
13 4 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) Android SDK
2 11 (9.73%) JSON
2 11 (9.73%) Web Services
3 9 (7.96%) RESTful
4 8 (7.08%) HTML
5 6 (5.31%) REST
5 6 (5.31%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.42%) CSS
7 4 (3.54%) SOAP
7 4 (3.54%) XML
7 4 (3.54%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.77%) .NET
8 2 (1.77%) Middleware
9 1 (0.88%) RoboGuice
9 1 (0.88%) Spring
9 1 (0.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) Mobile App
2 15 (13.27%) User Experience
3 8 (7.08%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (4.42%) Robotics
5 4 (3.54%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 67 (59.29%) Android
2 65 (57.52%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.31%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.65%) UNIX
4 3 (2.65%) Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (86.73%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (56.64%) BDD
3 51 (45.13%) Scrum
4 48 (42.48%) TDD
5 32 (28.32%) Test Automation
6 27 (23.89%) Android Development
7 23 (20.35%) Kanban
8 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (18.58%) E-Commerce
9 21 (18.58%) iOS Development
10 20 (17.70%) Mobile Development
11 17 (15.04%) OO
12 16 (14.16%) Software Engineering
13 15 (13.27%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
15 12 (10.62%) OOP
15 12 (10.62%) Unit Testing
16 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
17 10 (8.85%) Open Source
18 8 (7.08%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.25%) Java
2 44 (38.94%) Ruby
3 17 (15.04%) Objective-C
4 11 (9.73%) C#
5 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.31%) SQL
6 6 (5.31%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.65%) Scala
7 3 (2.65%) C
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) ISEB
2 7 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.77%) Degree
3 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (24.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) Google
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) Apple
4 1 (0.88%) Apigee
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