The table below looks at the statistics for Capistrano skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capistrano over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capistrano
Rank 589 587 560
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs citing Capistrano 30 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.028% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 0.33% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 16
Average daily rate £400 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4367 4284 3710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.49% 8.46% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2768 2550 2096
Average daily rate £430 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 138 140
Average hourly rate £27.75 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.39% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

Capistrano
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capistrano within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Capistrano Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Capistrano
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capistrano within the UK.

Capistrano Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Capistrano
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capistrano within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Capistrano Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capistrano
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capistrano within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England +16 30 £400 -11.11% 4
London -1 16 £500 +5.26% 4
South East +10 9 £300 -
Hampshire - 7 £313 -
Berkshire - 4 £300 -
Basingstoke - 3 £400 -
Reading - 3 £300 -
Andover - 2 £350 -
City of London - 2 £538 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
South West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -

Capistrano
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Capistrano 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 Capistrano.

1 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (63.93%) Ruby
3 38 (62.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 37 (60.66%) RSpec
5 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
6 35 (57.38%) Jenkins
7 32 (52.46%) Web Services
8 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
8 31 (50.82%) Scrum
9 30 (49.18%) Cucumber
9 30 (49.18%) Linux
10 27 (44.26%) HTML
10 27 (44.26%) BDD
11 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (42.62%) API Design
12 24 (39.34%) TDD
13 23 (37.70%) Apache
13 23 (37.70%) Puppet
14 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (34.43%) RESTful
16 20 (32.79%) CSS
17 19 (31.15%) Kanban
17 19 (31.15%) jQuery
17 19 (31.15%) Heroku
17 19 (31.15%) Capybara
17 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
18 17 (27.87%) RubyGems
18 17 (27.87%) Test Automation
18 17 (27.87%) MySQL
18 17 (27.87%) Nagios

Capistrano
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Capistrano 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 Capistrano. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (37.70%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.11%) Node.js
4 3 (4.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (31.15%) Heroku
3 15 (24.59%) GitHub
4 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.28%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.64%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.92%) Redis
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
6 2 (3.28%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (60.66%) RSpec
2 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
3 35 (57.38%) Jenkins
4 30 (49.18%) Cucumber
5 19 (31.15%) Capybara
6 17 (27.87%) RubyGems
7 15 (24.59%) git-flow
8 11 (18.03%) JIRA
9 8 (13.11%) Hudson
10 4 (6.56%) Jasmine
11 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
12 2 (3.28%) Yeoman
13 1 (1.64%) Maven
13 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.75%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 31 (50.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (16.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Release Manager
5 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.64%) DevOps Manager
9 1 (1.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) Ruby on Rails
2 32 (52.46%) Web Services
3 27 (44.26%) HTML
4 21 (34.43%) RESTful
5 20 (32.79%) CSS
6 19 (31.15%) jQuery
7 11 (18.03%) Backbone.js
7 11 (18.03%) REST
8 9 (14.75%) JMS
8 9 (14.75%) JMX
8 9 (14.75%) Phusion Passenger
8 9 (14.75%) SOAP
9 7 (11.48%) JSP
10 6 (9.84%) Sass
11 5 (8.20%) CSS3
11 5 (8.20%) HTML5
11 5 (8.20%) Sinatra
12 2 (3.28%) Behat
12 2 (3.28%) Laravel
12 2 (3.28%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.28%) Ergonomics
1 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Ubuntu
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Scrum
3 27 (44.26%) BDD
4 26 (42.62%) API Design
5 24 (39.34%) TDD
6 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (31.15%) Kanban
8 17 (27.87%) Test Automation
9 11 (18.03%) DevOps
10 10 (16.39%) Web Development
11 9 (14.75%) Content Management
11 9 (14.75%) High Availability
11 9 (14.75%) Release Management
12 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.48%) Security Management
12 7 (11.48%) Security Patching
13 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.20%) OO
13 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (6.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Ruby
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.23%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
1 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (37.70%) Puppet
2 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (27.87%) Nagios
4 8 (13.11%) Icinga
4 8 (13.11%) Opsview
5 1 (1.64%) Ansible
5 1 (1.64%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) VMware
2 8 (13.11%) Splunk
3 3 (4.92%) Facebook
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.92%) Twitter
4 2 (3.28%) Akamai
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + depending on experience
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