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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calabash
Rank 586 570 519
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -51
Contract jobs citing Calabash 26 43 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.084% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.65% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 59
Median daily rate £389 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
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
7573 6661 6317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.82% 12.94% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5192 4316 4120
Median daily rate £430 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 134 125
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.66 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -31 25 £390 -12.11% 13
South East - 1 £388 - 2
Calabash
UK

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) TDD
3 31 (57.41%) Cucumber
3 31 (57.41%) BDD
4 30 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 27 (50.00%) Android
5 27 (50.00%) Appium
6 25 (46.30%) Ruby
7 21 (38.89%) Apple iOS
8 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
9 18 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 17 (31.48%) Java
10 17 (31.48%) JIRA
11 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
11 16 (29.63%) Scrum
12 15 (27.78%) Selenium
13 14 (25.93%) OO
14 13 (24.07%) QA
15 11 (20.37%) Gherkin
16 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
17 9 (16.67%) RESTful
17 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
17 9 (16.67%) REST
18 8 (14.81%) ATDD
18 8 (14.81%) Kanban
18 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
18 8 (14.81%) SQL
18 8 (14.81%) Web Services
19 7 (12.96%) XML

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 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (57.41%) Cucumber
2 27 (50.00%) Appium
3 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
4 17 (31.48%) JIRA
5 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
6 15 (27.78%) Selenium
7 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
8 7 (12.96%) JBehave
9 6 (11.11%) Zephyr
10 5 (9.26%) JUnit
10 5 (9.26%) SoapUI
11 3 (5.56%) Android Studio
11 3 (5.56%) Gradle
11 3 (5.56%) WATIR
12 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
12 2 (3.70%) eggPlant
12 2 (3.70%) HP UFT
12 2 (3.70%) Subversion
12 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
12 2 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Publishing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Tester
2 17 (31.48%) Automation Tester
3 12 (22.22%) Mobile Tester
3 12 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) QA Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Android Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Android Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Developer in Test
8 4 (7.41%) Ruby Automation Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Gherkin
2 9 (16.67%) REST
2 9 (16.67%) RESTful
3 8 (14.81%) Web Services
4 7 (12.96%) JSON
4 7 (12.96%) XML
5 5 (9.26%) Android SDK
6 4 (7.41%) HTML
7 3 (5.56%) Velocity
8 2 (3.70%) XSLT
9 1 (1.85%) .NET
9 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.85%) CSS
9 1 (1.85%) Gson
9 1 (1.85%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.85%) PowerMock
9 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.56%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.85%) Animation
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.85%) Handset
6 1 (1.85%) Kindle
6 1 (1.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Android
2 21 (38.89%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) TDD
3 31 (57.41%) BDD
4 30 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (29.63%) Scrum
6 14 (25.93%) OO
7 8 (14.81%) ATDD
7 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Kanban
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing
10 5 (9.26%) OOP
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
10 5 (9.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Ruby
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (9.26%) C#
7 4 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (5.56%) PHP
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) Groovy
9 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.70%) Scala
10 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) QA
2 7 (12.96%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
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