The table below looks at the statistics for Capybara skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capybara over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capybara
Rank 407 410 376
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Contract jobs citing Capybara 29 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 0.70% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 38
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £396 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3939 3425 3406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 14.52% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2914 2472 2464
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 16
Median hourly rate £10.00 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.78% -50.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Capybara
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Capybara as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
City of London +38 3 £450 -10.00% 2
Capybara
England

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 London region with a requirement for Capybara.

1 45 (76.27%) BDD
2 44 (74.58%) Ruby
3 43 (72.88%) TDD
4 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (57.63%) Cucumber
6 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
7 26 (44.07%) Ruby on Rails
8 22 (37.29%) Selenium
9 20 (33.90%) RSpec
10 18 (30.51%) Web Services
11 17 (28.81%) Scrum
12 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
13 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
14 13 (22.03%) HTML
14 13 (22.03%) SDET
15 12 (20.34%) CSS
15 12 (20.34%) QA
15 12 (20.34%) Sass
16 11 (18.64%) Node.js
16 11 (18.64%) HTML5
16 11 (18.64%) RESTful
16 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (18.64%) Java
17 10 (16.95%) CSS3
17 10 (16.95%) Gherkin
18 9 (15.25%) JUnit
19 8 (13.56%) SQL
19 8 (13.56%) Agile Testing
19 8 (13.56%) Open Source
19 8 (13.56%) Automation Testing

Capybara
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Cucumber
2 22 (37.29%) Selenium
3 20 (33.90%) RSpec
4 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.25%) JUnit
6 7 (11.86%) JIRA
6 7 (11.86%) TestNG
7 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
7 6 (10.17%) WebDriver
8 4 (6.78%) Calabash
8 4 (6.78%) Protractor
8 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
8 4 (6.78%) WATIR
9 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.39%) Appium
11 1 (1.69%) Geb
11 1 (1.69%) git-flow
11 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.69%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (1.69%) Spock
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Developer
2 28 (47.46%) Ruby Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Developer in Test
4 9 (15.25%) Tester
5 8 (13.56%) Automation Tester
6 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Ruby Automation Tester
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 5 (8.47%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) QA Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) Ruby on Rails
2 18 (30.51%) Web Services
3 13 (22.03%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) CSS
4 12 (20.34%) Sass
5 11 (18.64%) HTML5
5 11 (18.64%) Node.js
5 11 (18.64%) RESTful
6 10 (16.95%) CSS3
6 10 (16.95%) Gherkin
7 7 (11.86%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (11.86%) JMS
8 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.08%) React
10 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.39%) Apache Flex
10 2 (3.39%) Chai
10 2 (3.39%) Spring
10 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) VMS
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) BDD
2 43 (72.88%) TDD
3 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
5 17 (28.81%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Automation Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
6 8 (13.56%) Open Source
7 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.86%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Microservices
9 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.47%) Kanban
9 5 (8.47%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) QA Automation
9 5 (8.47%) Service Design
10 4 (6.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Ruby
2 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.64%) Java
4 8 (13.56%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Clojure
5 2 (3.39%) Go
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SDET
2 12 (20.34%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Facebook
1 1 (1.69%) Twitter