Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 November 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.

Capybara
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 781 781
Rank change year-on-year -25 0 -23
Contract jobs citing Capybara 40 83 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.084% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.51% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 64 82
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £344 £314 £313
90th Percentile £590 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17734 16307 15035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 16.57% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12428 11046 10096
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £304 £278
90th Percentile £603 £575 £574
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 233 283
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.12 £24.05
90th Percentile £59.63 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Capybara
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Capybara as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Capybara in England

Capybara
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capybara in England

Capybara
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capybara in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capybara in England

Capybara
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
London -32 27 £446 -0.83% 5
North of England +63 8 £388 +4.73% 1
Yorkshire +32 8 £388 +4.73% 1
Midlands +25 3 £433 +19.31%
East Midlands - 3 £433 -
East of England -21 2 £400 -
Capybara
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capybara 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 England region with a requirement for Capybara.

1 30 (75.00%) Selenium
1 30 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Ruby
3 27 (67.50%) Cucumber
4 23 (57.50%) BDD
5 20 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 20 (50.00%) TDD
6 16 (40.00%) Calabash
7 15 (37.50%) HTML
8 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (32.50%) QA
10 11 (27.50%) CSS
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) CSS3
11 10 (25.00%) WebDriver
11 10 (25.00%) JSON
12 9 (22.50%) JIRA
12 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (22.50%) Web Services
12 9 (22.50%) Java
12 9 (22.50%) RSpec
13 8 (20.00%) Open Source
13 8 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (20.00%) QA Automation
14 7 (17.50%) Docker
14 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
14 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
14 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
14 7 (17.50%) Android

Capybara
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) Trello
4 2 (5.00%) CloudBees
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
4 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) Couchbase
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) Redis
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (75.00%) Selenium
2 27 (67.50%) Cucumber
3 20 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (40.00%) Calabash
5 10 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 9 (22.50%) JIRA
6 9 (22.50%) RSpec
7 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (12.50%) GitLab
9 4 (10.00%) Gradle
10 3 (7.50%) Appium
10 3 (7.50%) JMeter
10 3 (7.50%) JUnit
10 3 (7.50%) WATIR
11 2 (5.00%) Fiddler
11 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
11 2 (5.00%) LoadUI
11 2 (5.00%) QUnit
11 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
11 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 10 (25.00%) Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Developer in Test
6 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (7.50%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) CSS
2 11 (27.50%) CSS3
2 11 (27.50%) HTML5
3 10 (25.00%) JSON
4 9 (22.50%) Web Services
5 8 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (15.00%) React Native
7 5 (12.50%) Redux
7 5 (12.50%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) jQuery
8 4 (10.00%) Node.js
8 4 (10.00%) REST
8 4 (10.00%) Sass
8 4 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
10 2 (5.00%) LESS
10 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Android
1 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) BDD
4 20 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) Open Source
5 8 (20.00%) QA Automation
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Kanban
7 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.00%) API Testing
8 4 (10.00%) ATDD
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.50%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.50%) SDET
9 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Ruby
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) Go
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (10.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Telerik
2 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.50%) Virgin Media