Period
to 17 October 2018

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

Capybara
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 236 242
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 +29
Contract jobs citing Capybara 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.043% 0.044% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.23% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
City of London median daily rate £413 - £450
10th Percentile £380 - £386
90th Percentile £465 - £475
Central London median daily rate £413 £481 £450
% change year-on-year -14.29% +6.94% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Capybara 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 1,564 1,311 1,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.28% 19.11% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,285 1,009 984
City of London median daily rate £500 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £326
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.99 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.04% -23.10% -13.33%
10th Percentile £31.00 £23.18 £31.25
90th Percentile £41.60 £27.11 £33.75
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +20.72% -14.62% -13.33%

Capybara
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Capybara in the City of London

Capybara
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 Capybara in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capybara in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Capybara 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 Capybara.

1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sass

Capybara
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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) RSpec
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
1 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA