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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capybara
Rank 579 618 559
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -59
Contract jobs citing Capybara 47 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.063% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.44% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 42
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Capybara
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
8270 7532 6737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.82% 14.29% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5590 5030 4523
Median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 165 107
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £24.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 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 +17 35 £450 +5.88% 9
South East +23 6 £500 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £365 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 6
Capybara
UK

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (71.76%) Cucumber
3 55 (64.71%) Ruby
4 47 (55.29%) TDD
5 45 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 44 (51.76%) BDD
7 41 (48.24%) Selenium
8 37 (43.53%) Scrum
9 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
10 34 (40.00%) CSS
10 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
11 32 (37.65%) HTML
12 31 (36.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 30 (35.29%) Sass
14 27 (31.76%) HTML5
15 26 (30.59%) CSS3
16 25 (29.41%) RSpec
17 24 (28.24%) Kanban
17 24 (28.24%) JIRA
18 23 (27.06%) Node.js
19 21 (24.71%) Web Services
20 20 (23.53%) Java
20 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
21 19 (22.35%) OO
22 18 (21.18%) SQL
23 17 (20.00%) JUnit
23 17 (20.00%) GitHub
23 17 (20.00%) WebDriver
23 17 (20.00%) RESTful
24 16 (18.82%) Open Source

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 9 (10.59%) Confluence
2 6 (7.06%) CMS
3 5 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) GitHub
2 14 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.88%) CloudBees
4 5 (5.88%) IaaS
4 5 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 5 (5.88%) PaaS
5 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.35%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.35%) Google Play
6 2 (2.35%) Heroku
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (71.76%) Cucumber
2 45 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 41 (48.24%) Selenium
4 25 (29.41%) RSpec
5 24 (28.24%) JIRA
6 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 17 (20.00%) JUnit
7 17 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 12 (14.12%) WATIR
9 10 (11.76%) SpecFlow
10 9 (10.59%) Calabash
11 7 (8.24%) Subversion
11 7 (8.24%) TestNG
12 6 (7.06%) Appium
12 6 (7.06%) Geb
12 6 (7.06%) Mocha
12 6 (7.06%) SonarQube
12 6 (7.06%) Spock
12 6 (7.06%) Vagrant
13 5 (5.88%) QUnit
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Ruby Developer
3 22 (25.88%) Developer in Test
4 15 (17.65%) Test Automation Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Tester
6 11 (12.94%) Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Test Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Automation Tester
7 10 (11.76%) Test Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (10.59%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (9.41%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Architect
10 5 (5.88%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.88%) QA Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) CSS
2 32 (37.65%) HTML
3 31 (36.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 30 (35.29%) Sass
5 27 (31.76%) HTML5
6 26 (30.59%) CSS3
7 23 (27.06%) Node.js
8 21 (24.71%) Web Services
9 17 (20.00%) RESTful
10 16 (18.82%) jQuery
11 15 (17.65%) Gherkin
12 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
13 12 (14.12%) REST
13 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (10.59%) React
14 9 (10.59%) Velocity
15 8 (9.41%) JSON
16 7 (8.24%) .NET
16 7 (8.24%) ActiveMQ
16 7 (8.24%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Video on Demand
4 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.88%) VMS
4 3 (3.53%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) TDD
3 44 (51.76%) BDD
4 37 (43.53%) Scrum
5 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 24 (28.24%) Kanban
7 19 (22.35%) OO
8 16 (18.82%) Automated Testing
8 16 (18.82%) Open Source
8 16 (18.82%) Software Delivery
9 15 (17.65%) Front End Development
9 15 (17.65%) User Stories
10 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
12 10 (11.76%) Agile Testing
12 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
13 9 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (10.59%) DevOps
14 8 (9.41%) ATDD
14 8 (9.41%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) Ruby
2 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) Java
4 18 (21.18%) SQL
5 10 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) Python
6 4 (4.71%) Scala
7 3 (3.53%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.53%) Go
8 2 (2.35%) Clojure
8 2 (2.35%) Groovy
8 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.41%) Degree
3 5 (5.88%) ISEB
3 5 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) SDET
2 10 (11.76%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.18%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.18%) Marathon
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.88%) Rally
1 5 (5.88%) Telerik
1 5 (5.88%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.35%) Apple
2 2 (2.35%) Google
3 1 (1.18%) Facebook
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Teradata
3 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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