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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capybara
England / London
Rank 384 404 386
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18  
Contract jobs citing Capybara 16 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.69% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 20
Median daily rate £438 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £398 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £528 £550
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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3563 3481 3034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.30% 15.79% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2617 2535 2157
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 24 March 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 24 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
City of London +4 1 - - 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Capybara
England

Capybara
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Capybara.

1 21 (87.50%) Ruby
2 19 (79.17%) Cucumber
3 18 (75.00%) BDD
4 17 (70.83%) Selenium
4 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) QA
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) OO
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Web Testing
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) JIRA
10 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Web Analytics
10 6 (25.00%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) Linux
10 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (25.00%) Analytics
10 6 (25.00%) RSpec
10 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
11 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS

Capybara
Top Related 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 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) CloudBees
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Google Play
3 1 (4.17%) Heroku
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Cucumber
2 17 (70.83%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 7 (29.17%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) RSpec
8 5 (20.83%) WATIR
9 4 (16.67%) Calabash
9 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
10 3 (12.50%) NUnit
11 2 (8.33%) Gradle
12 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
12 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
12 1 (4.17%) JUnit
12 1 (4.17%) Mocha
12 1 (4.17%) PhantomJS
12 1 (4.17%) QUnit
12 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 7 (29.17%) QA Tester
4 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) REST
4 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) Sinatra
6 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.17%) Kafka
6 1 (4.17%) Mustache
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
6 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) BDD
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) OO
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
4 7 (29.17%) Web Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 6 (25.00%) Web Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
6 5 (20.83%) OOP
7 4 (16.67%) API Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) QA Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps
9 2 (8.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Ruby
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.33%) R
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) MiFID
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Telerik
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin
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