Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Calabash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Calabash over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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.

Calabash
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 225 238
Rank change year-on-year -32 +13 +42
Contract jobs citing Calabash 4 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.057% 0.29% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 1.43% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
City of London median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -3.32%
10th Percentile £413 £385 £336
90th Percentile £558 £588 £438
Central London median daily rate £488 £500 £406
% change year-on-year -2.50% +23.08% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Calabash 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,540 1,331 1,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.87% 20.14% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,253 1,017 959
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £469
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.99 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.04% -34.66% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27.40 £23.18 £32.23
90th Percentile £58.00 £27.11 £45.68
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £25.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +31.37% -33.33% -15.00%

Calabash
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Calabash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Calabash in the City of London

Calabash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Calabash in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Calabash in the City of London

Calabash
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Calabash in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calabash in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Calabash 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 City of London region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) SDET
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Robotium
3 1 (25.00%) Capybara
3 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (25.00%) People Management

Calabash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) Capybara
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Robotium
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Web Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SDET
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore