The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capistrano
Rank 565 534 585
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +51
Contract jobs citing Capistrano 22 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.021% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.32% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 1
Average daily rate £413 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4115 3159 3757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.31% 6.62% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 1814 2011
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 158 161
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%

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 18 April 2014.

Capistrano Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capistrano
Top 16 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -80 17 £363 +1.39% 8
London -21 9 £525 +25.00% 5
Yorkshire -15 7 £320 +6.66%
Scotland - 5 £413 -
Glasgow - 5 £413 -
City of London - 1 £325 - 1
Merseyside - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -

Capistrano
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (77.78%) Ruby
2 21 (58.33%) Puppet
2 21 (58.33%) HTML
2 21 (58.33%) MySQL
3 20 (55.56%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (50.00%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 16 (44.44%) BDD
6 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (33.33%) CSS
9 11 (30.56%) Web Development
9 11 (30.56%) nginx
10 10 (27.78%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) Scrum
11 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 9 (25.00%) RSpec
11 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (22.22%) CruiseControl
12 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
12 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 7 (19.44%) JMS
13 7 (19.44%) .NET
13 7 (19.44%) JSP
13 7 (19.44%) SOAP
13 7 (19.44%) Web Services
13 7 (19.44%) Content Management
13 7 (19.44%) Nagios

Capistrano
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (30.56%) nginx
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) LiveCycle
4 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) Drupal
5 1 (2.78%) WordPress
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) Redis
5 2 (5.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (25.00%) RSpec
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) CruiseControl
3 7 (19.44%) Selenium
3 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
3 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) EasyMock
4 6 (16.67%) Mockito
4 6 (16.67%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Ant
4 6 (16.67%) JUnit
5 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.56%) Hudson
7 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.78%) jMock
8 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) HTML
2 20 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) JMS
4 7 (19.44%) .NET
4 7 (19.44%) JSP
4 7 (19.44%) SOAP
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) JMX
4 7 (19.44%) REST
4 7 (19.44%) Backbone.js
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) Lucene
6 5 (13.89%) Ember.js
7 4 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.33%) Sinatra
8 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) NHS
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Ubuntu
4 5 (13.89%) AIX
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
4 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (5.56%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) TDD
2 16 (44.44%) BDD
3 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Web Development
6 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 7 (19.44%) Content Management
9 6 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
10 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.11%) Validation
11 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.33%) DSDM
11 3 (8.33%) V-Model
11 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Ruby
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.89%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Xen
2 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (58.33%) Puppet
2 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (19.44%) Nagios
3 7 (19.44%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Splunk
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat