Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Appium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Appium over the 6 months to 29 May 2020 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.

Appium
England > South East
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 227 343 344
Rank change year-on-year +116 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Appium 2 14 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.028% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.50% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £347
90th Percentile £388 £610 £505
England median daily rate £388 £434 £475
% change year-on-year -10.66% -8.68% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £34.50 -

Appium 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 989 2,815 3,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.95% 19.19% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 1,798 1,862
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 69
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £18.25 £36.83 £36.20
90th Percentile £59.80 £57.50 £67.25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.49% +2.35% -

Appium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Appium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Appium in the South East

Appium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Appium in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Appium in the South East

Appium
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Appium within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +65 2 £375 -16.67% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 2 £375 +19.05%
Appium
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Appium 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 South East region with a requirement for Appium.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

Appium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA