The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TestPlant eggPlant
England / London
Rank 398 414 405
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.005% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.031% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £563 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +95.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3452 3220 3238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.85% 15.02% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2530 2358 2420
Median daily rate £475 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

eggPlant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing eggPlant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in London

eggPlant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in London

eggPlant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant 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 eggPlant.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

eggPlant
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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP