The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant 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 eggPlant over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 566 545 540
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.038% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Average daily rate
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£345 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £347 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £31.00
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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
6672 6127 5155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.41% 12.80% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4457 3970 3273
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 131 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

eggPlant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in England

eggPlant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in England

eggPlant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing eggPlant across the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

eggPlant Daily Rate Histogram in England

eggPlant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant across the England region.

eggPlant Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 eggPlant within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
East of England - 4 £238 -
London -10 3 £463 +2.77% 1
South East - 2 - -
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eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing eggPlant 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 eggPlant.

1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
1 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 8 (38.10%) Ruby
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
5 5 (23.81%) QA
5 5 (23.81%) ISEB
5 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Kanban
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (19.05%) Calabash
6 4 (19.05%) Appium
6 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) RTSP
6 4 (19.05%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
1 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) RTSP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) CDMA
2 1 (4.76%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Calabash
4 4 (19.05%) JIRA
4 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
4 4 (19.05%) Appium
5 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 3 (14.29%) Xcode
5 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.52%) WatiN
6 2 (9.52%) Subversion
7 1 (4.76%) JMeter
7 1 (4.76%) Toad
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.76%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) REST
1 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) EFT
3 1 (4.76%) IPTV
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Use Case
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Kanban
3 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) V-Model
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Mercator
3 1 (4.76%) ESRI
3 1 (4.76%) Wall Street Systems
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