Period
to 23 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Spock skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spock over the 6 months to 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Spock Framework
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 237 284
Rank change year-on-year +105 +47 -18
Contract jobs citing Spock 1 11 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.046% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.85% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 11
Median daily rate £400 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £375 £459 £413
90th Percentile £425 £675 £675
London median daily rate £400 £550 £538
% change year-on-year -27.27% +2.33% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Spock is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 415 1,299 2,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.92% 17.72% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 994 1,669
Median daily rate £515 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +2.50% +0.50%
10th Percentile £305 £363 £363
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
London median daily rate £504 £525 £515
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.94% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.48% +30.83%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -3.45%

Spock
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Spock as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Spock in Central London

Spock
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spock in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Spock in Central London

Spock
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spock within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +96 1 £400 -38.46% 1
Spock
London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Spock also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Spock.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) Guice
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Geb

Spock
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) Geb
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) Guice
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) Ratpack
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform