Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 386 313 456
Rank change year-on-year -73 +143 +126
Contract jobs citing Cypress.io 204 96 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.54% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 2.95% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 76 44
10th Percentile £413 £325 £402
25th Percentile £461 £363 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £650 £575 £616
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £525 £438 £500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7,363 3,256 5,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.58% 18.16% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,279 2,327 4,071
10th Percentile £413 £356 £375
25th Percentile £500 £418 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £686 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £659 £675
England median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 11 27
10th Percentile - £42.00 £26.08
25th Percentile £39.75 £52.75 £44.43
Median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £52.00
Median % change year-on-year -19.09% +5.77% +41.81%
75th Percentile £70.08 £67.25 £78.75
90th Percentile £80.50 £68.00 -
England median hourly rate £51.64 £45.25 £44.50
% change year-on-year +14.11% +1.69% +2.30%

Cypress.io
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cypress.io in London

Cypress.io
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Cypress.io in London

Cypress.io
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cypress.io in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Cypress.io in London

Cypress.io
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 Cypress.io within the London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -35 23 £444 +26.79% 19
South London -15 3 £340 -24.44% 2
West London -19 2 £425 -10.53% 5
Cypress.io
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Cypress.io.

1 131 (64.22%) JavaScript
2 102 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 99 (48.53%) React
4 97 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (38.24%) TypeScript
6 73 (35.78%) Node.js
7 59 (28.92%) CSS
7 59 (28.92%) Jest
7 59 (28.92%) CI/CD
8 58 (28.43%) QA
9 57 (27.94%) Finance
9 57 (27.94%) DevOps
10 52 (25.49%) HTML
10 52 (25.49%) Git (software)
11 49 (24.02%) Redux
12 48 (23.53%) Java
13 46 (22.55%) Docker
14 41 (20.10%) Kubernetes
14 41 (20.10%) Front End Development
14 41 (20.10%) Social Skills
15 38 (18.63%) Microservices
16 37 (18.14%) Software Engineering
16 37 (18.14%) JIRA
16 37 (18.14%) Jenkins
17 36 (17.65%) Selenium
18 34 (16.67%) REST
19 32 (15.69%) GraphQL
20 31 (15.20%) TDD
21 30 (14.71%) Azure
21 30 (14.71%) AWS

Cypress.io
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 9 (4.41%) Appian
1 9 (4.41%) Confluence
2 8 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.96%) CMS
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.98%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.98%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.98%) Magento
2 2 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.98%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.71%) AWS
1 30 (14.71%) Azure
2 23 (11.27%) GitHub
3 16 (7.84%) Serverless
4 14 (6.86%) BrowserStack
5 11 (5.39%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (5.39%) Azure Monitor
5 11 (5.39%) GitHub Actions
6 9 (4.41%) SaaS
7 6 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.45%) GCP
9 4 (1.96%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.96%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.47%) IaaS
10 3 (1.47%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (1.47%) Slack
11 2 (0.98%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (0.98%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) HTTP
1 2 (0.98%) RTSP
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) Relational Database
2 21 (10.29%) MySQL
3 13 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.49%) Redis
7 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 52 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 37 (18.14%) Jenkins
2 37 (18.14%) JIRA
3 36 (17.65%) Selenium
4 26 (12.75%) Cucumber
4 26 (12.75%) Mocha
5 23 (11.27%) Protractor
6 22 (10.78%) Postman
7 20 (9.80%) JMeter
7 20 (9.80%) REST Assured
7 20 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (9.31%) webpack
9 17 (8.33%) Gatling
10 15 (7.35%) SonarQube
11 13 (6.37%) Gradle
11 13 (6.37%) Maven
11 13 (6.37%) Spock
12 10 (4.90%) JUnit
13 9 (4.41%) SoapUI
14 8 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 57 (27.94%) Finance
2 41 (20.10%) Social Skills
3 12 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 11 (5.39%) Retail
5 10 (4.90%) Banking
6 7 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.96%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (1.96%) Law
7 4 (1.96%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (1.96%) Publishing
8 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Front Office
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (44.61%) Developer
2 35 (17.16%) React Developer
3 31 (15.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (10.29%) Test Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 17 (8.33%) Tester
7 13 (6.37%) Software Test Engineer
8 12 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) Automation Tester
9 11 (5.39%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) Senior Test Engineer
10 9 (4.41%) Developer in Test
10 9 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.92%) QA Leader
12 7 (3.43%) Analyst
12 7 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.43%) JavaScript Engineer
12 7 (3.43%) QA Engineer
12 7 (3.43%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (48.53%) React
2 73 (35.78%) Node.js
3 59 (28.92%) CSS
3 59 (28.92%) Jest
4 52 (25.49%) HTML
5 49 (24.02%) Redux
6 34 (16.67%) REST
7 32 (15.69%) GraphQL
8 28 (13.73%) AngularJS
9 17 (8.33%) Chai
10 15 (7.35%) RESTful
11 14 (6.86%) WebdriverIO
12 13 (6.37%) Kafka
13 12 (5.88%) Playwright
14 11 (5.39%) Elastic Stack
14 11 (5.39%) HTML5
15 10 (4.90%) Express
15 10 (4.90%) Sass
15 10 (4.90%) Vue.js
16 9 (4.41%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.82%) User Experience
2 13 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.45%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.96%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.96%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.98%) iPad
6 2 (0.98%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.98%) Replication
6 2 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.49%) CCTV
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.49%) New Media
7 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.29%) Linux
2 9 (4.41%) Unix
3 4 (1.96%) Android
3 4 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 97 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (28.92%) CI/CD
4 57 (27.94%) DevOps
5 41 (20.10%) Front End Development
6 38 (18.63%) Microservices
7 37 (18.14%) Software Engineering
8 31 (15.20%) TDD
9 27 (13.24%) Full Stack Development
9 27 (13.24%) Software Testing
10 26 (12.75%) Asset Management
10 26 (12.75%) BDD
11 25 (12.25%) Fintech
12 24 (11.76%) Analytics
13 21 (10.29%) API Testing
14 20 (9.80%) Open Source
15 19 (9.31%) Scrum
16 18 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (8.33%) SDET
18 16 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 131 (64.22%) JavaScript
2 78 (38.24%) TypeScript
3 48 (23.53%) Java
4 21 (10.29%) C#
5 19 (9.31%) SQL
6 18 (8.82%) ES6
7 17 (8.33%) Python
8 14 (6.86%) PHP
9 9 (4.41%) VB
10 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.47%) Java 11
12 2 (0.98%) Bash
12 2 (0.98%) Elm
13 1 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.49%) ES7
13 1 (0.49%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (4.41%) Degree
2 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.96%) ISEB
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (28.43%) QA
2 14 (6.86%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (22.55%) Docker
2 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (20.10%) Kubernetes
2 20 (9.80%) Terraform
3 13 (6.37%) Ansible
4 12 (5.88%) Grafana
5 11 (5.39%) Argo
6 10 (4.90%) Prometheus
7 9 (4.41%) Kibana
8 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
Vendors
1 13 (6.37%) Atlassian
2 12 (5.88%) Perfecto Mobile
3 11 (5.39%) MuleSoft
4 10 (4.90%) Oracle
5 2 (0.98%) Acunetix
5 2 (0.98%) Adobe
5 2 (0.98%) Dynatrace
5 2 (0.98%) Elastic Path
5 2 (0.98%) Google
5 2 (0.98%) hybris
5 2 (0.98%) IBM
5 2 (0.98%) Netlify
5 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.98%) Splunk
6 1 (0.49%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.49%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.49%) Okta
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow