Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for BrowserStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BrowserStack over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 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.

BrowserStack
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 187 203
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 -
Contract jobs citing BrowserStack 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.099% 0.062% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 0.62% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
East of England median daily rate £425 £419 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +0.30% -
10th Percentile £386 £407 £360
90th Percentile £438 £436 £441
England median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

BrowserStack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 715 484 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.10% 9.99% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 263 309
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £200 £205 £236
90th Percentile £588 £573 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £423
% change year-on-year +5.56% +6.38% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 26
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £15.75 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +296.83% -55.32% +101.43%
10th Percentile £37.00 £11.95 £17.38
90th Percentile £63.75 £19.40 £50.63
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.27 £22.25
% change year-on-year +9.45% -17.88% +25.35%

BrowserStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing BrowserStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for BrowserStack in the East of England

BrowserStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BrowserStack in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BrowserStack in the East of England

BrowserStack
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BrowserStack within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -13 5 £425 +1.49%
BrowserStack
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BrowserStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BrowserStack.

1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Appium
1 5 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDET
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) WSO2
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) WebdriverIO
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

BrowserStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Appium
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) WebdriverIO
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDET
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) WSO2