The table below looks at the statistics for Capybara skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capybara over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capybara
UK / England
Rank 559 516 584
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +68
Contract jobs citing Capybara 15 74 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.16% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 1.07% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 68 11
Median daily rate £363 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £329 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6873 6892 6295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.57% 15.09% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4592 4636 4385
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 167 113
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

Capybara
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Capybara as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Capybara Jobs Demand Trend in England

Capybara
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Capybara Daily Rate Trend in England

Capybara
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capybara across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Capybara Daily Rate Histogram in England

Capybara
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 Capybara within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
West Midlands - 4 £363 -
East of England - 4 £445 - 1
South West -17 3 £363 +3.57%
London -39 3 £288 -36.11% 6
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Capybara
UK

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capybara 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 Capybara.

1 56 (84.85%) Cucumber
2 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (65.15%) Ruby
4 39 (59.09%) Selenium
5 38 (57.58%) Git (software)
6 35 (53.03%) Scrum
7 31 (46.97%) BDD
8 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
9 28 (42.42%) CSS
9 28 (42.42%) HTML
10 26 (39.39%) JIRA
11 24 (36.36%) RSpec
11 24 (36.36%) Java
12 23 (34.85%) TDD
12 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
13 20 (30.30%) Sass
13 20 (30.30%) Kanban
13 20 (30.30%) Ruby on Rails
14 19 (28.79%) Test Automation
14 19 (28.79%) GitHub
15 18 (27.27%) WebDriver
15 18 (27.27%) jQuery
16 17 (25.76%) Mobile App
16 17 (25.76%) HTML5
17 16 (24.24%) CSS3
18 15 (22.73%) Calabash
18 15 (22.73%) SQL
18 15 (22.73%) Automated Testing
19 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (21.21%) OO

Capybara
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 10 (15.15%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) GitHub
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (9.09%) CloudBees
4 6 (9.09%) IaaS
4 6 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 6 (9.09%) PaaS
5 4 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.55%) Google App Engine
6 3 (4.55%) Google Play
6 3 (4.55%) Heroku
7 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.03%) Big Data
6 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.03%) QlikView
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (1.52%) MySQL
7 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (84.85%) Cucumber
2 39 (59.09%) Selenium
3 38 (57.58%) Git (software)
4 26 (39.39%) JIRA
5 24 (36.36%) RSpec
6 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
7 18 (27.27%) WebDriver
8 15 (22.73%) Calabash
9 12 (18.18%) JUnit
10 8 (12.12%) Subversion
11 7 (10.61%) Appium
11 7 (10.61%) SonarQube
12 6 (9.09%) Geb
12 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
12 6 (9.09%) Mocha
12 6 (9.09%) QUnit
12 6 (9.09%) Spock
13 5 (7.58%) git-flow
13 5 (7.58%) NUnit
13 5 (7.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
1 2 (3.03%) Games
1 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Developer in Test
2 17 (25.76%) Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Ruby Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.58%) Mobile Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Senior QA Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) CSS
1 28 (42.42%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) Ruby on Rails
2 20 (30.30%) Sass
3 18 (27.27%) jQuery
4 17 (25.76%) HTML5
5 16 (24.24%) CSS3
6 14 (21.21%) Gherkin
6 14 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
7 13 (19.70%) REST
8 12 (18.18%) Node.js
9 10 (15.15%) Web Services
10 9 (13.64%) JSON
10 9 (13.64%) RESTful
10 9 (13.64%) Velocity
11 7 (10.61%) Ember.js
11 7 (10.61%) React
11 7 (10.61%) Sinatra
12 6 (9.09%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.61%) User Experience
3 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (15.15%) Android
4 8 (12.12%) Unix
5 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.52%) VMS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) Scrum
3 31 (46.97%) BDD
4 23 (34.85%) TDD
5 20 (30.30%) Kanban
6 19 (28.79%) Test Automation
7 15 (22.73%) Automated Testing
8 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (21.21%) OO
9 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
9 13 (19.70%) User Stories
10 12 (18.18%) Open Source
10 12 (18.18%) Web Development
11 9 (13.64%) ATDD
11 9 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.64%) Functional Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Integration Testing
12 8 (12.12%) DevOps
12 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) Ruby
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.36%) Java
4 15 (22.73%) SQL
5 11 (16.67%) Python
6 9 (13.64%) C#
7 7 (10.61%) Scala
8 5 (7.58%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.03%) Groovy
10 2 (3.03%) R
11 1 (1.52%) C++
11 1 (1.52%) Go
11 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
1 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SDET
2 10 (15.15%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.52%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.52%) Marathon
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Telerik
1 6 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Apple
3 3 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Teradata