Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 349 388
Rank change year-on-year -17 +39 +12
Contract jobs citing Appium 25 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
South East median daily rate £463 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.17% -14.29% +18.64%
10th Percentile £355 £240 £286
90th Percentile £503 £391 £411
England median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 3,040 2,687 2,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.20% 16.83% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,845 1,601 1,705
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 81 84
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.00 £31.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

Appium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Appium as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Appium in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Appium in the South East

Appium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Appium in the South East over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 August 2018. 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 -12 17 £363 +20.83% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 13 - -
Hampshire -4 5 - -
Berkshire -11 4 £363 +26.09% 1
Kent - 3 £463 -
Appium
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (72.00%) Selenium
4 17 (68.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) Android
6 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
6 11 (44.00%) QA
6 11 (44.00%) C#
6 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (44.00%) Docker
7 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
9 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (32.00%) Open Source
9 8 (32.00%) JIRA
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) OO
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
10 7 (28.00%) Spring Boot
10 7 (28.00%) Bitbucket
11 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (24.00%) NUnit
11 6 (24.00%) Xcode
11 6 (24.00%) SOAP
12 5 (20.00%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (8.00%) BrowserStack
3 2 (8.00%) Serverless
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (32.00%) JIRA
5 7 (28.00%) Bitbucket
5 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
6 6 (24.00%) NUnit
6 6 (24.00%) Xcode
7 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (12.00%) TestRail
10 2 (8.00%) JBehave
10 2 (8.00%) JMeter
10 2 (8.00%) JUnit
10 2 (8.00%) Maven
10 2 (8.00%) UI Automator
11 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Economy
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Tester
2 12 (48.00%) Automation Tester
3 8 (32.00%) Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile Tester
5 6 (24.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (16.00%) QA Tester
7 3 (12.00%) Developer in Test
8 2 (8.00%) Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Test Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Android Tester
9 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 1 (4.00%) iOS Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (24.00%) SOAP
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
5 2 (8.00%) WireMock
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
2 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) Open Source
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) OWASP
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Android Development
7 3 (12.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (12.00%) OOP
7 3 (12.00%) SDET
8 2 (8.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Perfecto Mobile
2 2 (8.00%) Xamarin