The table below looks at the statistics for Capybara skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capybara over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capybara
Rank 595 557 618
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +61
Contract jobs citing Capybara 26 88 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 1.07% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 78 19
Median daily rate £363 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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 across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8247 8251 7384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 14.97% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5529 5558 5078
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 181 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £24.38 £23.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.76 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Capybara
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Capybara Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Capybara
Daily Rate Trend

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

Capybara Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Capybara
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capybara within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Capybara Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capybara
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -54 25 £356 -1.72% 8
London -37 8 £313 -27.74% 6
West Midlands - 6 £363 -
South East - 5 £400 -
Yorkshire +21 4 £425 +19.15% 1
North Yorkshire +10 3 £425 +19.15% 1
Worcester - 3 £363 -
Worcestershire - 3 £363 -
Berkshire - 3 £288 -
Bristol +4 2 £363 +3.57%
South West -19 2 £363 +3.57%
West Sussex - 2 £500 -
Reading - 2 £288 -
York - 2 - - 1
Worthing - 2 £500 -
City of London -6 1 £388 -8.82%
Birmingham - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capybara also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Capybara.

1 59 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (70.37%) Cucumber
3 49 (60.49%) Git (software)
4 48 (59.26%) Selenium
5 47 (58.02%) Ruby
6 44 (54.32%) BDD
7 41 (50.62%) JavaScript
7 41 (50.62%) TDD
8 40 (49.38%) CSS
8 40 (49.38%) HTML
9 39 (48.15%) Scrum
10 32 (39.51%) Sass
11 29 (35.80%) HTML5
12 28 (34.57%) CSS3
13 27 (33.33%) RSpec
13 27 (33.33%) Java
14 26 (32.10%) Jenkins
15 25 (30.86%) Ruby on Rails
16 24 (29.63%) JIRA
16 24 (29.63%) Node.js
17 22 (27.16%) Test Automation
17 22 (27.16%) Open Source
18 20 (24.69%) GitHub
18 20 (24.69%) Kanban
18 20 (24.69%) SQL
18 20 (24.69%) JUnit
19 19 (23.46%) jQuery
19 19 (23.46%) WebDriver
20 18 (22.22%) Automated Testing
21 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration

Capybara
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.58%) Confluence
2 6 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) GitHub
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.41%) CloudBees
4 6 (7.41%) IaaS
4 6 (7.41%) OpenShift
4 6 (7.41%) PaaS
5 4 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.70%) Google App Engine
6 3 (3.70%) Google Play
6 3 (3.70%) Heroku
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) QlikView
6 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 57 (70.37%) Cucumber
2 49 (60.49%) Git (software)
3 48 (59.26%) Selenium
4 27 (33.33%) RSpec
5 26 (32.10%) Jenkins
6 24 (29.63%) JIRA
7 20 (24.69%) JUnit
8 19 (23.46%) WebDriver
9 13 (16.05%) Calabash
10 9 (11.11%) Subversion
11 8 (9.88%) Appium
11 8 (9.88%) TestNG
12 7 (8.64%) Mocha
12 7 (8.64%) SonarQube
13 6 (7.41%) Geb
13 6 (7.41%) Jasmine
13 6 (7.41%) QUnit
13 6 (7.41%) Spock
13 6 (7.41%) Vagrant
14 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Developer in Test
3 17 (20.99%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Tester
4 13 (16.05%) Test Automation Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Automation Tester
6 9 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.17%) HTML Developer
9 5 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Agile Developer
11 3 (3.70%) QA Tester
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (49.38%) CSS
1 40 (49.38%) HTML
2 32 (39.51%) Sass
3 29 (35.80%) HTML5
4 28 (34.57%) CSS3
5 25 (30.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 24 (29.63%) Node.js
7 19 (23.46%) jQuery
8 16 (19.75%) Gherkin
8 16 (19.75%) RESTful
9 15 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
11 13 (16.05%) REST
12 11 (13.58%) Web Services
13 9 (11.11%) JSON
13 9 (11.11%) Velocity
14 8 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
14 8 (9.88%) JMS
14 8 (9.88%) React
15 7 (8.64%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.88%) User Experience
4 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) Unix
3 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.41%) Android
4 6 (7.41%) VMS
5 5 (6.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (54.32%) BDD
3 41 (50.62%) TDD
4 39 (48.15%) Scrum
5 22 (27.16%) Open Source
5 22 (27.16%) Test Automation
6 20 (24.69%) Kanban
7 18 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (19.75%) User Stories
9 15 (18.52%) Front End Development
9 15 (18.52%) OO
10 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
10 13 (16.05%) Unit Testing
11 12 (14.81%) Web Development
12 10 (12.35%) DevOps
12 10 (12.35%) Functional Testing
12 10 (12.35%) Software Delivery
13 9 (11.11%) ATDD
13 9 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) Ruby
2 41 (50.62%) JavaScript
3 27 (33.33%) Java
4 20 (24.69%) SQL
5 9 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (8.64%) Python
6 7 (8.64%) Scala
7 5 (6.17%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.47%) Groovy
9 2 (2.47%) R
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) Go
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) SDET
2 13 (16.05%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.23%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.23%) Marathon
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Telerik
1 6 (7.41%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.70%) Apple
2 3 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (2.47%) Tableau
4 1 (1.23%) Facebook
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Teradata
4 1 (1.23%) Twitter