Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 248 233
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +26
Contract jobs citing Zephyr 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.59% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
City of London median daily rate £419 £500 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% -11.11% +71.10%
10th Percentile £302 £380 £263
90th Percentile £538 £646 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +67.30%
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 1,602 1,364 1,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.46% 18.92% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,324 1,078 946
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £363 £350
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -21.54% -13.33%
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%

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

Zephyr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zephyr in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zephyr in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
4 2 (33.33%) Sentinel
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Datadog
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospike
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (16.67%) Calabash
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 2 (33.33%) Vert.x
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Consul
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
1 2 (33.33%) New Relic
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe