The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank - - 148
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £238 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
410 443 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.76% 14.28% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 289 244
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 31
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £36.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% +0.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £32.54 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.46 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for eggPlant.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA