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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capybara
Rank 382 378 352
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Contract jobs citing Capybara 16 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.070% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 8
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£425 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
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
3183 2874 2595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.07% 13.33% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2441 2076 1895
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 20
Average hourly rate £24.75 £41.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.63% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
City of London - - - - 1
Capybara
England

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (91.67%) Ruby
2 41 (85.42%) Cucumber
3 29 (60.42%) BDD
3 29 (60.42%) Java
4 24 (50.00%) TDD
5 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
5 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
6 21 (43.75%) HTML
7 20 (41.67%) CSS
7 20 (41.67%) HTML5
7 20 (41.67%) Sinatra
7 20 (41.67%) CSS3
8 19 (39.58%) Sass
8 19 (39.58%) Open Source
8 19 (39.58%) Scrum
9 18 (37.50%) TeamCity
9 18 (37.50%) QA
10 17 (35.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (35.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (35.42%) Web Design
11 16 (33.33%) VMware
11 16 (33.33%) IntelliJ
12 15 (31.25%) Degree
12 15 (31.25%) New Relic
12 15 (31.25%) Graylog2
12 15 (31.25%) Akamai
12 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (29.17%) Web Services
14 13 (27.08%) REST

Capybara
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Redis
1 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (85.42%) Cucumber
2 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
3 18 (37.50%) TeamCity
4 16 (33.33%) IntelliJ
5 11 (22.92%) RSpec
6 9 (18.75%) Selenium
7 8 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 8 (16.67%) JMeter
8 7 (14.58%) LoadRunner
8 7 (14.58%) JBehave
9 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
10 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
11 4 (8.33%) Gradle
11 4 (8.33%) Maven
12 3 (6.25%) JIRA
13 2 (4.17%) WATIR
13 2 (4.17%) Hudson
13 2 (4.17%) PhantomJS
13 2 (4.17%) GitLab
14 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Ruby Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Tester
4 9 (18.75%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) HTML
2 20 (41.67%) CSS
2 20 (41.67%) HTML5
2 20 (41.67%) Sinatra
2 20 (41.67%) CSS3
3 19 (39.58%) Sass
4 14 (29.17%) Web Services
5 13 (27.08%) REST
6 12 (25.00%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) JSON
7 8 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (14.58%) SOAP
9 5 (10.42%) RESTful
10 2 (4.17%) jQuery
10 2 (4.17%) Resque
10 2 (4.17%) RSS
10 2 (4.17%) Ajax
11 1 (2.08%) Spring
11 1 (2.08%) XSLT
11 1 (2.08%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Streaming Media
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.08%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) BDD
3 24 (50.00%) TDD
4 19 (39.58%) Scrum
5 17 (35.42%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (35.42%) Web Design
6 12 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Kanban
8 8 (16.67%) User Stories
9 7 (14.58%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.42%) OOP
11 5 (10.42%) OO
12 3 (6.25%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) Ruby
2 29 (60.42%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 7 (14.58%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) Golang
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Graylog2
2 2 (4.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 15 (31.25%) New Relic
2 15 (31.25%) Akamai
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
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