The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calabash
Rank 598 594 548
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -46
Contract jobs citing Calabash 35 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.56% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 59
Median daily rate £420 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £473 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Calabash
UK

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
8337 7339 6531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.48% 13.85% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5677 4888 4246
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 125 116
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.25 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.14 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Calabash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 28 £413 +3.12% 11
North West +14 3 £428 +10.32% 1
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - - 2
South East - 1 £500 - 2
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Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (71.21%) BDD
3 42 (63.64%) TDD
4 38 (57.58%) Ruby
5 37 (56.06%) Appium
6 36 (54.55%) Cucumber
7 32 (48.48%) Android
8 29 (43.94%) Apple iOS
8 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
9 28 (42.42%) Mobile App
9 28 (42.42%) Test Automation
10 27 (40.91%) Scrum
11 19 (28.79%) JSON
12 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
13 17 (25.76%) Selenium
13 17 (25.76%) Java
14 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (22.73%) OO
16 13 (19.70%) WebDriver
16 13 (19.70%) RESTful
16 13 (19.70%) QA
17 12 (18.18%) Kanban
17 12 (18.18%) Web Services
17 12 (18.18%) Gherkin
18 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
19 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
19 10 (15.15%) XML
19 10 (15.15%) Pair Programming
19 10 (15.15%) Subversion

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) CloudBees
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.52%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 37 (56.06%) Appium
2 36 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
4 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 17 (25.76%) Selenium
6 13 (19.70%) WebDriver
7 10 (15.15%) Subversion
8 9 (13.64%) JIRA
9 8 (12.12%) Hudson
10 6 (9.09%) JUnit
11 5 (7.58%) Capybara
11 5 (7.58%) Maven
11 5 (7.58%) Robotium
12 4 (6.06%) Gradle
12 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
13 3 (4.55%) JMeter
13 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
13 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
13 3 (4.55%) Xcode
14 2 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Tester
2 25 (37.88%) Automation Tester
3 17 (25.76%) Mobile Tester
4 16 (24.24%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (24.24%) Test Engineer
5 15 (22.73%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Android Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Developer in Test
7 5 (7.58%) iOS Developer
7 5 (7.58%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Automation Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) JSON
2 13 (19.70%) RESTful
3 12 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 12 (18.18%) Web Services
4 10 (15.15%) XML
5 8 (12.12%) REST
6 7 (10.61%) HTML
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) SOAP
8 4 (6.06%) Cocoa
8 4 (6.06%) CSS3
8 4 (6.06%) HTML5
9 3 (4.55%) Android SDK
9 3 (4.55%) Velocity
10 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.52%) Gson
11 1 (1.52%) Material Design
11 1 (1.52%) Node.js
11 1 (1.52%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.64%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) iPad
3 4 (6.06%) iPhone
4 3 (4.55%) Streaming Media
4 3 (4.55%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Animation
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Android
2 29 (43.94%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (71.21%) BDD
3 42 (63.64%) TDD
4 28 (42.42%) Test Automation
5 27 (40.91%) Scrum
6 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (22.73%) OO
8 12 (18.18%) Kanban
9 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Pair Programming
10 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (10.61%) Android Development
12 7 (10.61%) Exploratory Testing
13 6 (9.09%) API Testing
13 6 (9.09%) Automation Testing
13 6 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
13 6 (9.09%) Functional Testing
13 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
13 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) Ruby
2 17 (25.76%) Java
3 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) Objective-C
5 6 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 6 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) SQL
7 4 (6.06%) C#
8 3 (4.55%) C
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
2 9 (13.64%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Facebook
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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