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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 546 521 551
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Contract jobs citing Calabash 43 56 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.85% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 54 10
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£394 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £308 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +27.27%
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
7444 6584 5761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.01% 13.08% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 4264 3771
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 37 £400 +5.26% 7
North West -31 5 £384 +9.64% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Calabash
UK

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (65.79%) Apple iOS
3 46 (60.53%) Cucumber
4 45 (59.21%) Android
5 44 (57.89%) Mobile App
6 41 (53.95%) Appium
7 37 (48.68%) BDD
8 31 (40.79%) Test Automation
9 26 (34.21%) QA
9 26 (34.21%) Scrum
10 24 (31.58%) TDD
11 22 (28.95%) Java
11 22 (28.95%) Selenium
12 21 (27.63%) Ruby
13 16 (21.05%) Kanban
13 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
13 16 (21.05%) iOS Development
13 16 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (21.05%) Automation Testing
14 15 (19.74%) Android Development
15 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
16 13 (17.11%) JSON
16 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (17.11%) Finance
16 13 (17.11%) Mobile Development
17 12 (15.79%) OO
17 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
18 11 (14.47%) C#
19 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
20 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (5.26%) Node.js
2 2 (2.63%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.32%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (5.26%) Redis
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (60.53%) Cucumber
2 41 (53.95%) Appium
3 22 (28.95%) Selenium
4 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.53%) Robotium
6 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.89%) Xcode
7 5 (6.58%) JIRA
7 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 4 (5.26%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.26%) Gradle
8 4 (5.26%) WATIR
8 4 (5.26%) JUnit
8 4 (5.26%) Mocha
8 4 (5.26%) RSpec
9 3 (3.95%) JBehave
9 3 (3.95%) Maven
9 3 (3.95%) Capybara
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Automotive
3 2 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Tester
3 12 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 12 (15.79%) Mobile Tester
4 11 (14.47%) Android Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) Test Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Android Developer
8 5 (6.58%) AWS Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) iOS Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Automated Tester
10 3 (3.95%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) JSON
2 9 (11.84%) SOAP
2 9 (11.84%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) XML
2 9 (11.84%) RESTful
3 7 (9.21%) Gherkin
4 4 (5.26%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.63%) REST
5 2 (2.63%) WPF
5 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (1.32%) CSS
6 1 (1.32%) Spring
6 1 (1.32%) RoboGuice
6 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.32%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 44 (57.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Online Gambling
3 2 (2.63%) iPhone
3 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.32%) EFT
4 1 (1.32%) IPTV
4 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 50 (65.79%) Apple iOS
2 45 (59.21%) Android
3 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) UNIX
5 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) BDD
3 31 (40.79%) Test Automation
4 26 (34.21%) Scrum
5 24 (31.58%) TDD
6 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 16 (21.05%) Kanban
6 16 (21.05%) iOS Development
6 16 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
6 16 (21.05%) Automation Testing
7 15 (19.74%) Android Development
8 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
9 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (17.11%) Mobile Development
10 12 (15.79%) OO
11 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.84%) Test Planning
12 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
13 8 (10.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Java
2 21 (27.63%) Ruby
3 11 (14.47%) C#
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.53%) SQL
5 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.95%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.63%) VBScript
7 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.32%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (34.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Google
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Apple
3 3 (3.95%) Apigee
4 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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