The table below looks at the statistics for Capybara skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capybara over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capybara
Rank 378 396 389
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Capybara 33 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.094% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.63% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 15
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Capybara
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3205 3165 2963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.10% 14.94% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2376 2398 2143
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Capybara
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Capybara Jobs Demand Trend in London

Capybara
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Capybara Daily Rate Trend in London

Capybara
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capybara across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Capybara Daily Rate Histogram in London

Capybara
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Croydon - 2 £338 -
City of London - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £450 -
Capybara
England

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 77 (97.47%) Ruby
2 68 (86.08%) Cucumber
3 54 (68.35%) BDD
4 51 (64.56%) Scrum
5 50 (63.29%) Git (software)
6 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (53.16%) Test Automation
8 40 (50.63%) RSpec
9 38 (48.10%) Ruby on Rails
10 35 (44.30%) TDD
11 34 (43.04%) RESTful
12 33 (41.77%) Kanban
12 33 (41.77%) GitHub
13 31 (39.24%) Web Services
14 26 (32.91%) Jenkins
15 25 (31.65%) Selenium
16 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
17 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (24.05%) HTTP
18 19 (24.05%) CSS
18 19 (24.05%) API Design
19 18 (22.78%) Heroku
19 18 (22.78%) Capistrano
20 17 (21.52%) RubyGems
20 17 (21.52%) git-flow
21 16 (20.25%) Gherkin
22 15 (18.99%) JIRA
23 14 (17.72%) jQuery
24 13 (16.46%) Sinatra

Capybara
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (8.86%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (41.77%) GitHub
2 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (22.78%) Heroku
4 2 (2.53%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) HTTP
2 9 (11.39%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) Extranet
3 3 (3.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.80%) Redis
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 68 (86.08%) Cucumber
2 50 (63.29%) Git (software)
3 40 (50.63%) RSpec
4 26 (32.91%) Jenkins
5 25 (31.65%) Selenium
6 17 (21.52%) git-flow
6 17 (21.52%) RubyGems
7 15 (18.99%) JIRA
8 7 (8.86%) Jasmine
8 7 (8.86%) WATIR
9 6 (7.59%) Subversion
10 4 (5.06%) Appium
10 4 (5.06%) Hudson
10 4 (5.06%) Vagrant
11 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.53%) Calabash
12 2 (2.53%) Mockito
12 2 (2.53%) Protractor
12 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.53%) TestNG
General
1 3 (3.80%) Marketing
1 3 (3.80%) Publishing
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Tester
5 11 (13.92%) Automation Tester
6 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Developer in Test
6 9 (11.39%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Ruby Automation Tester
8 7 (8.86%) Ruby Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) QA Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) Ruby on Rails
2 34 (43.04%) RESTful
3 31 (39.24%) Web Services
4 19 (24.05%) CSS
5 16 (20.25%) Gherkin
6 14 (17.72%) jQuery
7 13 (16.46%) Sinatra
8 12 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (11.39%) Velocity
10 8 (10.13%) HTML
11 5 (6.33%) .NET
11 5 (6.33%) HTML5
12 4 (5.06%) CSS3
12 4 (5.06%) Sass
13 2 (2.53%) React
13 2 (2.53%) REST
13 2 (2.53%) Semantic HTML
14 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.27%) LESS
14 1 (1.27%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) BDD
2 51 (64.56%) Scrum
3 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (53.16%) Test Automation
5 35 (44.30%) TDD
6 33 (41.77%) Kanban
7 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (24.05%) API Design
9 13 (16.46%) Manual Testing
10 12 (15.19%) Functional Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Automation Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.86%) Test Strategy
13 6 (7.59%) Performance Testing
13 6 (7.59%) SDLC
13 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (6.33%) API Testing
14 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
14 5 (6.33%) Non-Functional Testing
14 5 (6.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 77 (97.47%) Ruby
2 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.13%) Java
4 6 (7.59%) SQL
5 3 (3.80%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.27%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) Scala
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) ISTQB
2 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) Degree
5 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 6 (7.59%) SDET
3 4 (5.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.27%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) Capistrano
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.33%) Facebook
2 5 (6.33%) Twitter
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Akamai
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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