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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calabash
Rank 584 591 505
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -86
Contract jobs citing Calabash 30 33 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.065% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.50% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 70
Median daily rate £381 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £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
7535 6661 6255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.29% 13.09% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 4383 4135
Median daily rate £435 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 118 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.54 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 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 29 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 +18 28 £375 -15.49% 7
South West -6 1 - -
South East - 1 £388 - 1
Calabash
UK

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) BDD
3 25 (54.35%) Cucumber
3 25 (54.35%) TDD
4 23 (50.00%) Appium
5 20 (43.48%) Ruby
6 18 (39.13%) Android
7 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
8 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
8 15 (32.61%) Selenium
9 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
10 13 (28.26%) QA
10 13 (28.26%) Scrum
10 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
11 11 (23.91%) Java
11 11 (23.91%) WebDriver
12 10 (21.74%) Gherkin
12 10 (21.74%) RESTful
12 10 (21.74%) Web Services
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) OO
13 9 (19.57%) SQL
13 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
13 9 (19.57%) Kanban
14 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
15 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
15 7 (15.22%) REST
15 7 (15.22%) SDET
16 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
16 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration

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 (2.17%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
1 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Cucumber
2 23 (50.00%) Appium
3 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
3 15 (32.61%) Selenium
4 11 (23.91%) WebDriver
5 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.87%) JIRA
7 4 (8.70%) Gradle
7 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.52%) JUnit
8 3 (6.52%) Subversion
8 3 (6.52%) Xcode
9 2 (4.35%) Android Studio
9 2 (4.35%) Capybara
9 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
9 2 (4.35%) Robotium
9 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.35%) WATIR
10 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.17%) Robolectric
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Publishing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Tester
2 18 (39.13%) Automation Tester
3 11 (23.91%) Mobile Tester
4 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Developer
7 6 (13.04%) QA Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (10.87%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (8.70%) Developer in Test
10 3 (6.52%) Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Android Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Ruby Automation Tester
10 3 (6.52%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
11 2 (4.35%) Android Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Gherkin
1 10 (21.74%) RESTful
1 10 (21.74%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) REST
3 6 (13.04%) JSON
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.70%) SOAP
6 3 (6.52%) Velocity
7 2 (4.35%) HTML
7 2 (4.35%) XSLT
8 1 (2.17%) .NET
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.17%) Gson
8 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.17%) Material Design
8 1 (2.17%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.17%) Animation
3 1 (2.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Android
2 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) BDD
3 25 (54.35%) TDD
4 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
5 13 (28.26%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) Kanban
6 9 (19.57%) OO
7 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.87%) API Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Pair Programming
9 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.52%) ATDD
11 3 (6.52%) Release Management
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum-ban
11 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Ruby
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) QA
2 7 (15.22%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
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