The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Calabash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Calabash
North West / Manchester
Rank - 100 90
Contract jobs citing Calabash 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.056% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -12.94% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

Calabash 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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 233 246 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.85% 13.85% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 164 137
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

Calabash
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Calabash as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Calabash in Manchester

Calabash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Calabash in Manchester

Calabash
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calabash 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Appium

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Tester
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD