The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 June 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 407 413
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Contract jobs citing Capybara 11 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 20
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £390 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £635 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +17.24% -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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3915 3782 3274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.85% 17.42% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6975 7008 5327
Median daily rate £488 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.63 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.30% +34.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.68 £31.00 £20.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £92.36 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Capybara
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Capybara in London

Capybara
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capybara in London

Capybara
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capybara in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capybara in London

Capybara
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London -5 2 £450 - 4
Capybara
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for Capybara.

1 27 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 24 (80.00%) BDD
3 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (76.67%) Selenium
5 21 (70.00%) Ruby
6 16 (53.33%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 9 (30.00%) JSON
8 9 (30.00%) JIRA
8 9 (30.00%) Node.js
8 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (26.67%) ATDD
9 8 (26.67%) QA
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
9 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 8 (26.67%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) XML
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) Kanban
10 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
10 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
10 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) REST
10 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
10 7 (23.33%) Front End Development
11 6 (20.00%) Calabash
11 6 (20.00%) Web Development
11 6 (20.00%) SQL

Capybara
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Google Play
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 23 (76.67%) Selenium
3 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (30.00%) JIRA
5 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
6 6 (20.00%) Calabash
7 5 (16.67%) JUnit
7 5 (16.67%) WATIR
8 3 (10.00%) Android Studio
8 3 (10.00%) RSpec
9 2 (6.67%) Gradle
9 2 (6.67%) Subversion
10 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (3.33%) PhantomJS
10 1 (3.33%) Protractor
10 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (3.33%) Travis CI
10 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Automation Tester
1 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 6 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby Automation Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 3 (10.00%) iOS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Developer in Test
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) JSON
1 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 5 (16.67%) Dojo
4 5 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 5 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 5 (16.67%) React
4 5 (16.67%) React Native
4 5 (16.67%) SOAP
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
5 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) Sass
6 3 (10.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (80.00%) BDD
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) ATDD
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Front End Development
5 7 (23.33%) Kanban
6 6 (20.00%) Web Development
7 5 (16.67%) API Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile First
7 5 (16.67%) OOP
7 5 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (16.67%) Prototyping
7 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Analytics
8 4 (13.33%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Ruby
2 8 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Apple
1 5 (16.67%) Telerik
1 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 3 (10.00%) Google