Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cypress.io skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cypress.io over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 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.

Cypress.io
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 490 404 681
Rank change year-on-year -86 +277 +147
Contract jobs citing Cypress.io 281 119 101
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 2.22% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 92 69
10th Percentile £375 £287 £375
25th Percentile £431 £350 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £431 £450
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +2.86%
75th Percentile £610 £547 £538
90th Percentile £688 £675 £589
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Cypress.io 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 12,574 5,371 12,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.94% 17.71% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,782 3,725 8,668
10th Percentile £375 £315 £330
25th Percentile £450 £400 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.58% - -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 100 158
10th Percentile £26.98 £31.69 £16.50
25th Percentile £41.25 £40.94 £33.25
Median hourly rate £50.64 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +12.52% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £62.44 £53.75 £52.88
90th Percentile £73.75 £61.03 £69.00
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

Cypress.io
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cypress.io as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cypress.io in England

Cypress.io
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cypress.io in England.

Daily rate trend for Cypress.io in England

Cypress.io
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cypress.io in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cypress.io in England

Cypress.io
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 Cypress.io within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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 -95 194 £550 +27.54% 81
North of England -57 20 £470 -1.05% 24
South West -36 16 £500 +42.86% 20
South East -86 15 £475 +23.38% 15
East of England -49 9 £500 +11.11% 4
North West -51 9 £375 +38.89% 17
North East - 6 £470 - 1
Yorkshire -41 5 £475 - 6
West Midlands -59 4 £450 +111.76% 4
Midlands -70 4 £450 +111.76% 9
Cypress.io
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cypress.io 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 England region with a requirement for Cypress.io.

1 176 (62.63%) JavaScript
2 151 (53.74%) Test Automation
3 141 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (42.35%) React
5 111 (39.50%) Node.js
6 108 (38.43%) TypeScript
7 104 (37.01%) Jest
8 85 (30.25%) CSS
9 77 (27.40%) Docker
10 74 (26.33%) Java
11 72 (25.62%) HTML
12 71 (25.27%) Finance
13 70 (24.91%) DevOps
14 68 (24.20%) Git (software)
15 66 (23.49%) Selenium
16 65 (23.13%) Kubernetes
17 64 (22.78%) Microservices
18 59 (21.00%) QA
19 57 (20.28%) JIRA
19 57 (20.28%) Social Skills
20 56 (19.93%) GraphQL
21 55 (19.57%) Front End Development
22 52 (18.51%) AngularJS
23 51 (18.15%) Redux
23 51 (18.15%) Mocha
24 49 (17.44%) Full Stack Development
25 48 (17.08%) AWS
26 45 (16.01%) Software Engineering
27 41 (14.59%) webpack
27 41 (14.59%) Azure

Cypress.io
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 13 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (4.63%) nginx
2 11 (3.91%) Confluence
3 9 (3.20%) Appian
4 8 (2.85%) IBM Domino
5 5 (1.78%) CMS
5 5 (1.78%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Magento
1 8 (2.85%) Shopify
2 5 (1.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.08%) AWS
2 41 (14.59%) Azure
3 35 (12.46%) Serverless
4 28 (9.96%) GitHub
5 24 (8.54%) npm
6 22 (7.83%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (7.12%) SaaS
8 18 (6.41%) BrowserStack
9 14 (4.98%) GCP
9 14 (4.98%) GitHub Actions
9 14 (4.98%) Yarn
10 8 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.14%) Amazon S3
11 6 (2.14%) IaaS
12 5 (1.78%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 5 (1.78%) Azure Functions
12 5 (1.78%) CloudFront
12 5 (1.78%) Stripe
13 3 (1.07%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.56%) AMQP
2 3 (1.07%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.36%) Telnet
3 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.19%) MongoDB
2 15 (5.34%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.63%) MySQL
4 12 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.78%) Redis
8 4 (1.42%) Big Data
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 68 (24.20%) Git (software)
2 66 (23.49%) Selenium
3 57 (20.28%) JIRA
4 51 (18.15%) Mocha
5 41 (14.59%) webpack
6 37 (13.17%) Cucumber
7 36 (12.81%) JMeter
8 33 (11.74%) Jenkins
9 29 (10.32%) Postman
10 28 (9.96%) Gatling
11 24 (8.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 23 (8.19%) REST Assured
13 21 (7.47%) Jasmine
14 18 (6.41%) Protractor
14 18 (6.41%) Spock
15 17 (6.05%) Karma Test Runner
16 16 (5.69%) SonarQube
17 13 (4.63%) ESLint
17 13 (4.63%) GitLab
17 13 (4.63%) Maven
General
1 71 (25.27%) Finance
2 57 (20.28%) Social Skills
3 18 (6.41%) Public Sector
3 18 (6.41%) Retail
4 15 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.34%) Banking
5 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.85%) Marketing
7 7 (2.49%) Electronics
7 7 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.78%) Games
9 4 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.07%) Law
10 3 (1.07%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.71%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Front Office
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (45.55%) Developer
2 48 (17.08%) Test Engineer
3 43 (15.30%) React Developer
4 40 (14.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (9.25%) Tester
6 21 (7.47%) Automation Tester
6 21 (7.47%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (7.12%) Senior Test Engineer
8 19 (6.76%) Angular Developer
8 19 (6.76%) Node.js Developer
8 19 (6.76%) Software Engineer
9 18 (6.41%) Software Test Engineer
10 16 (5.69%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (4.98%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.91%) UI Developer
14 10 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (3.20%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (42.35%) React
2 111 (39.50%) Node.js
3 104 (37.01%) Jest
4 85 (30.25%) CSS
5 72 (25.62%) HTML
6 56 (19.93%) GraphQL
7 52 (18.51%) AngularJS
8 51 (18.15%) Redux
9 34 (12.10%) REST
10 29 (10.32%) Sass
11 28 (9.96%) Kafka
12 25 (8.90%) RESTful
13 24 (8.54%) WebdriverIO
14 22 (7.83%) Chai
15 21 (7.47%) Next.js
16 20 (7.12%) Express
17 19 (6.76%) HTML5
17 19 (6.76%) Playwright
18 17 (6.05%) CSS3
19 16 (5.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.25%) User Experience
2 18 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.91%) Cloud Native
4 7 (2.49%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.07%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.71%) iPad
8 2 (0.71%) IPTV
8 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.71%) Replication
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.36%) Life Science
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.12%) Linux
2 8 (2.85%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.49%) Android
3 7 (2.49%) Windows
4 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (53.74%) Test Automation
2 141 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (24.91%) DevOps
4 64 (22.78%) Microservices
5 55 (19.57%) Front End Development
6 49 (17.44%) Full Stack Development
7 45 (16.01%) Software Engineering
8 33 (11.74%) Software Testing
8 33 (11.74%) Unit Testing
9 31 (11.03%) Performance Testing
10 30 (10.68%) Regression Testing
11 29 (10.32%) TDD
12 28 (9.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (9.96%) SDLC
13 25 (8.90%) BDD
13 25 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (8.19%) Analytics
14 23 (8.19%) Fintech
14 23 (8.19%) Open Source
15 20 (7.12%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (62.63%) JavaScript
2 108 (38.43%) TypeScript
3 74 (26.33%) Java
4 39 (13.88%) ES6
5 38 (13.52%) C#
6 23 (8.19%) Python
7 19 (6.76%) PHP
8 14 (4.98%) SQL
9 10 (3.56%) VB
10 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.42%) C++
11 4 (1.42%) Java 8
12 3 (1.07%) C
12 3 (1.07%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.07%) Scala
13 2 (0.71%) Elm
13 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.71%) VBA
13 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.85%) Degree
4 5 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (21.00%) QA
2 27 (9.61%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 77 (27.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 65 (23.13%) Kubernetes
2 26 (9.25%) Terraform
3 13 (4.63%) Ansible
3 13 (4.63%) Grafana
4 11 (3.91%) Argo
5 10 (3.56%) Prometheus
6 9 (3.20%) Kibana
7 3 (1.07%) logstash
8 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
8 1 (0.36%) nmon
Vendors
1 16 (5.69%) MuleSoft
1 16 (5.69%) Perfecto Mobile
2 12 (4.27%) Atlassian
3 8 (2.85%) hybris
3 8 (2.85%) Xerox
4 7 (2.49%) SAP
5 5 (1.78%) Splunk
6 4 (1.42%) UiPath
7 2 (0.71%) Adobe
7 2 (0.71%) Blue Prism
7 2 (0.71%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.71%) Elastic Path
7 2 (0.71%) IBM
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.71%) Netlify
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle
8 1 (0.36%) Acunetix
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix
8 1 (0.36%) Google
8 1 (0.36%) HP