Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Zephyr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zephyr over the 6 months to 21 June 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.

D Software Zephyr
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 230 226
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4 +59
Contract jobs citing Zephyr 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.058% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.17% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
City of London median daily rate £395 £470 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.96% +40.72% -39.27%
10th Percentile £365 £460 £287
90th Percentile £442 £480 £357
Central London median daily rate £395 £470 £334
% change year-on-year -15.96% +40.72% -39.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Zephyr 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 1,460 1,198 1,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.11% 19.27% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,179 926 868
City of London median daily rate £500 £473 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +2.44% +5.43%
10th Percentile £368 £320 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £37.75 - £36.82
10th Percentile £28.00 - £30.78
90th Percentile £69.77 - £45.26
Central London median hourly rate £37.75 - £36.82

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in the City of London

Zephyr
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 Zephyr in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Zephyr in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Zephyr 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 Zephyr.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) BrowserStack
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing

Zephyr
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (25.00%) BlazeMeter
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (25.00%) Protractor
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA