The table below looks at the statistics for Capybara 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 Capybara over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capybara
Rank 558 525 555
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +30
Contract jobs citing Capybara 30 58 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.11% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.87% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 6
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7569 6667 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.08% 13.03% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 4341 3826
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 124 122
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 £22.19 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £51.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Capybara
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capybara across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 -39 20 £425 +9.67% 1
South West - 7 £325 -
South East -19 3 £375 -25.07%
Capybara
UK

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Capybara 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 Capybara.

1 60 (92.31%) Cucumber
2 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (72.31%) Ruby
4 41 (63.08%) TDD
5 37 (56.92%) BDD
6 35 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 35 (53.85%) QA
7 27 (41.54%) Test Automation
8 25 (38.46%) Selenium
8 25 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
10 23 (35.38%) Scrum
11 22 (33.85%) Java
12 20 (30.77%) Open Source
13 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (29.23%) RESTful
13 19 (29.23%) RSpec
14 17 (26.15%) Sinatra
14 17 (26.15%) CSS
15 16 (24.62%) HTML
15 16 (24.62%) WebDriver
15 16 (24.62%) WATIR
16 15 (23.08%) CSS3
16 15 (23.08%) HTTP
16 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
17 14 (21.54%) Ruby on Rails
17 14 (21.54%) Finance
17 14 (21.54%) IntelliJ
17 14 (21.54%) C#
17 14 (21.54%) TeamCity

Capybara
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Capybara 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 Capybara. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Heroku
2 5 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 60 (92.31%) Cucumber
2 35 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 25 (38.46%) Selenium
3 25 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 19 (29.23%) RSpec
5 16 (24.62%) WebDriver
5 16 (24.62%) WATIR
6 14 (21.54%) IntelliJ
6 14 (21.54%) TeamCity
7 13 (20.00%) Jasmine
8 12 (18.46%) SpecFlow
9 10 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (9.23%) RubyGems
10 6 (9.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (4.62%) Subversion
11 3 (4.62%) JIRA
11 3 (4.62%) Calabash
12 2 (3.08%) Sublime Text
12 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
13 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Ruby Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Tester
4 11 (16.92%) Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) QA Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Tester
11 1 (1.54%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) RESTful
2 17 (26.15%) Sinatra
2 17 (26.15%) CSS
3 16 (24.62%) HTML
4 15 (23.08%) CSS3
5 14 (21.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (20.00%) HTML5
6 13 (20.00%) Sass
7 11 (16.92%) Web Services
8 10 (15.38%) Gherkin
9 6 (9.23%) .NET
10 5 (7.69%) React
10 5 (7.69%) Ember.js
10 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 4 (6.15%) Play Framework
11 4 (6.15%) SOAP
12 3 (4.62%) Ajax
13 2 (3.08%) Ext JS
13 2 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Online Gambling
3 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (63.08%) TDD
3 37 (56.92%) BDD
4 27 (41.54%) Test Automation
5 23 (35.38%) Scrum
6 20 (30.77%) Open Source
7 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 12 (18.46%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (18.46%) Pair Programming
10 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (18.46%) Web Design
11 11 (16.92%) DevOps
12 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (15.38%) Load Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Security Testing
13 7 (10.77%) Time Management
13 7 (10.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) Ruby
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (33.85%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
2 8 (12.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.15%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Graylog
2 6 (9.23%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) VMware
1 12 (18.46%) Akamai
1 12 (18.46%) New Relic
2 6 (9.23%) Talend
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
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