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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capybara
UK / England
Rank 552 556 559
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Capybara 25 56 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.79% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 28
Median daily rate £438 £413 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -3.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £468 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +22.75% -19.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Capybara is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7223 7107 6284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.51% 14.60% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4758 4080
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 169 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.50 £28.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Capybara
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Capybara as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 15 £419 -1.35% 9
East of England +4 9 £445 - 1
Yorkshire +9 1 - - 1
Capybara
UK

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 45 (91.84%) Cucumber
2 40 (81.63%) Ruby
3 38 (77.55%) Selenium
4 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (48.98%) SQL
6 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
6 23 (46.94%) JIRA
7 22 (44.90%) Java
7 22 (44.90%) QA
8 21 (42.86%) BDD
9 19 (38.78%) Calabash
10 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
11 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
12 16 (32.65%) HTML
12 16 (32.65%) Python
13 14 (28.57%) Android
13 14 (28.57%) API Testing
13 14 (28.57%) Mobile App
14 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
15 12 (24.49%) Linux
15 12 (24.49%) RSpec
15 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
16 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
16 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
16 11 (22.45%) HTTP
17 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
17 10 (20.41%) CSS
17 10 (20.41%) TeamCity
17 10 (20.41%) SoapUI

Capybara
Top Related 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 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.29%) GitHub
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) Google Play
4 1 (2.04%) Heroku
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) QlikView
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (91.84%) Cucumber
2 38 (77.55%) Selenium
3 23 (46.94%) JIRA
4 19 (38.78%) Calabash
5 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
6 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
7 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
7 12 (24.49%) RSpec
8 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
8 10 (20.41%) TeamCity
9 6 (12.24%) JUnit
10 5 (10.20%) git-flow
10 5 (10.20%) SpecFlow
10 5 (10.20%) Subversion
10 5 (10.20%) WATIR
11 4 (8.16%) Appium
11 4 (8.16%) NUnit
12 3 (6.12%) Fiddler
13 2 (4.08%) Hudson
13 2 (4.08%) TestLink
General
1 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.08%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Tester
2 13 (26.53%) Test Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Automation Tester
4 11 (22.45%) Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Mobile Engineer
7 8 (16.33%) QA Tester
8 7 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (10.20%) QA Automation Tester
9 5 (10.20%) QA Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (8.16%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Developer in Test
11 3 (6.12%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 3 (6.12%) Selenium Tester
11 3 (6.12%) Senior QA Tester
11 3 (6.12%) Senior Tester
12 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Engineer
12 2 (4.08%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) CSS
3 8 (16.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (16.33%) XML
4 6 (12.24%) Sass
5 5 (10.20%) Dropwizard
6 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.12%) jQuery
6 3 (6.12%) JSON
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.08%) DOM
7 2 (4.08%) Play Framework
7 2 (4.08%) RESTful
7 2 (4.08%) Sinatra
8 1 (2.04%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.04%) Mustache
8 1 (2.04%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) STB
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Android
2 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
3 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Mac OS X
4 5 (10.20%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) BDD
3 14 (28.57%) API Testing
4 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
5 9 (18.37%) OO
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 8 (16.33%) Open Source
6 8 (16.33%) TDD
7 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Analytics
8 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (12.24%) QA Automation
8 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Test Planning
8 6 (12.24%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Ruby
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.90%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) C#
6 6 (12.24%) Scala
7 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.08%) R
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SDET
3 1 (2.04%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.04%) Apple
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Telerik
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
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Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: From £400 to £550 per day (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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