Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 561 543
Rank change year-on-year -45 -18 -5
Contract jobs citing Capybara 28 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.66% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 63
London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £313
90th Percentile £613 £548 £513
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9517 8124 7171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.22% 18.08% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7193 5889 5276
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 20
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £22.17 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £49.50 £57.05 £55.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Central London +9 7 £461 +10.15% 1
South London - 1 £475 -
Capybara
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Capybara.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 20 (71.43%) BDD
3 19 (67.86%) Git (software)
3 19 (67.86%) Selenium
4 18 (64.29%) Ruby
4 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
5 14 (50.00%) TDD
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
8 8 (28.57%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) CSS3
9 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Calabash
9 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) QA
9 7 (25.00%) Docker
10 6 (21.43%) DevOps
10 6 (21.43%) React Native
10 6 (21.43%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (21.43%) RSpec
11 5 (17.86%) Android
11 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
11 5 (17.86%) Confluence
11 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
11 5 (17.86%) Scrum

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 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (7.14%) Mule
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (14.29%) Trello
4 2 (7.14%) CloudBees
4 2 (7.14%) GitHub
4 2 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
4 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Git (software)
1 19 (67.86%) Selenium
2 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
3 7 (25.00%) Calabash
3 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (21.43%) RSpec
5 5 (17.86%) GitLab
5 5 (17.86%) Gradle
5 5 (17.86%) JIRA
6 4 (14.29%) WATIR
7 3 (10.71%) JMeter
7 3 (10.71%) JUnit
8 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
8 2 (7.14%) Mocha
8 2 (7.14%) QUnit
8 2 (7.14%) RubyGems
8 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
8 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Automation Tester
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Tester
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Developer in Test
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) CSS3
2 8 (28.57%) HTML5
3 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (21.43%) React Native
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) Redux
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (14.29%) Sass
6 4 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 3 (10.71%) RESTful
8 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
8 2 (7.14%) LESS
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Android
1 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 20 (71.43%) BDD
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) QA Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) ATDD
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
8 2 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Ruby
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Go
4 3 (10.71%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) Telerik
2 2 (7.14%) Xamarin