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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capybara
Rank 595 623 580
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Contract jobs citing Capybara 49 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.056% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 0.40% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 44
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
8859 7980 7268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.39% 13.88% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5964 5243 4627
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 160 133
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 29 August 2016.

Capybara Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capybara
Top 19 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 29 August 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 +25 49 £450 +12.50% 6
London +6 39 £450 +5.88% 6
South East +13 4 £500 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +6 4 £365 -18.88%
Yorkshire -1 4 £365 -18.88%
Leeds - 4 £365 -
West Sussex -3 2 £500 +33.33%
Worthing -11 2 £500 +33.33%
Osterley - 2 £375 -
City of London +23 1 £450 -10.00% 1
South West -2 1 £363 +11.53%
East of England - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £363 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 69 (72.63%) Cucumber
2 68 (71.58%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (71.58%) Ruby
3 53 (55.79%) BDD
4 51 (53.68%) TDD
5 43 (45.26%) Test Automation
6 41 (43.16%) Git (software)
7 38 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 38 (40.00%) Selenium
8 37 (38.95%) Scrum
9 31 (32.63%) RSpec
9 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
10 29 (30.53%) CSS
11 27 (28.42%) HTML
12 25 (26.32%) Sass
13 23 (24.21%) Web Services
14 21 (22.11%) SQL
14 21 (22.11%) Kanban
14 21 (22.11%) JIRA
14 21 (22.11%) HTML5
15 20 (21.05%) CSS3
15 20 (21.05%) Java
16 18 (18.95%) Node.js
17 17 (17.89%) JUnit
18 16 (16.84%) WATIR
18 16 (16.84%) RESTful
18 16 (16.84%) SDET
18 16 (16.84%) Software Delivery
18 16 (16.84%) GitHub
19 15 (15.79%) Gherkin

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 5 (5.26%) CMS
1 5 (5.26%) Confluence
2 4 (4.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.84%) GitHub
2 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.21%) CloudBees
4 4 (4.21%) IaaS
4 4 (4.21%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.21%) PaaS
5 2 (2.11%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.11%) Google Play
5 2 (2.11%) Heroku
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) NoSQL
1 10 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 69 (72.63%) Cucumber
2 41 (43.16%) Git (software)
3 38 (40.00%) Selenium
4 31 (32.63%) RSpec
5 21 (22.11%) JIRA
6 17 (17.89%) JUnit
7 16 (16.84%) WATIR
8 15 (15.79%) WebDriver
9 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
9 14 (14.74%) SpecFlow
10 7 (7.37%) Jasmine
10 7 (7.37%) TestNG
11 6 (6.32%) Calabash
11 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
12 5 (5.26%) Geb
12 5 (5.26%) git-flow
12 5 (5.26%) Mocha
12 5 (5.26%) Spock
12 5 (5.26%) Subversion
13 4 (4.21%) Protractor
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Games
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (58.95%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Ruby Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Developer in Test
4 18 (18.95%) Test Automation Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Tester
6 13 (13.68%) Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Automation Test Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Test Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) Agile Developer
7 12 (12.63%) Automation Tester
7 12 (12.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (8.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.26%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) QA Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 29 (30.53%) CSS
3 27 (28.42%) HTML
4 25 (26.32%) Sass
5 23 (24.21%) Web Services
6 21 (22.11%) HTML5
7 20 (21.05%) CSS3
8 18 (18.95%) Node.js
9 16 (16.84%) RESTful
10 15 (15.79%) Gherkin
11 12 (12.63%) jQuery
12 11 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (9.47%) .NET
13 9 (9.47%) REST
14 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
15 7 (7.37%) ActiveMQ
15 7 (7.37%) Behat
15 7 (7.37%) JMS
15 7 (7.37%) React
16 6 (6.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) User Experience
4 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.16%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.05%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Linux
2 7 (7.37%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) VMS
4 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (71.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (55.79%) BDD
3 51 (53.68%) TDD
4 43 (45.26%) Test Automation
5 37 (38.95%) Scrum
6 21 (22.11%) Kanban
7 16 (16.84%) Software Delivery
8 15 (15.79%) OO
9 14 (14.74%) Automated Testing
9 14 (14.74%) Open Source
10 13 (13.68%) Front End Development
11 12 (12.63%) Agile Testing
12 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.53%) User Stories
14 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
15 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (8.42%) Web Development
16 7 (7.37%) DevOps
16 7 (7.37%) Migration
16 7 (7.37%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (71.58%) Ruby
2 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.11%) SQL
4 20 (21.05%) Java
5 11 (11.58%) C#
6 5 (5.26%) Python
7 4 (4.21%) Scala
8 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.11%) Clojure
8 2 (2.11%) Go
8 2 (2.11%) Groovy
8 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.32%) ISEB
2 6 (6.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) SDET
2 12 (12.63%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.37%) Rally
2 4 (4.21%) Telerik
2 4 (4.21%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.11%) Apple
3 2 (2.11%) Google
4 1 (1.05%) Facebook
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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