Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 345 375
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30 -16
Contract jobs citing Appium 32 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.058% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 0.39% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
South East median daily rate £463 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.71% +1.39% +10.77%
10th Percentile £350 £265 £328
90th Percentile £525 £392 £394
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
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 3,046 2,332 2,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.09% 15.09% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,864 1,375 1,616
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +1.71% +10.92%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 92
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +19.33%
10th Percentile £36.98 £18.45 £31.26
90th Percentile £67.25 £74.91 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +3 21 £350 -4.11% 4
Buckinghamshire +9 16 - -
Berkshire -9 5 £350 +1.45% 3
Kent - 4 £463 -
Surrey - 3 £500 - 1
Hampshire -8 1 £425 - 2
Appium
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 25 (78.13%) Selenium
4 21 (65.63%) Mobile App
5 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
5 19 (59.38%) Java
6 16 (50.00%) QA
6 16 (50.00%) JIRA
7 15 (46.88%) TDD
8 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (43.75%) Android
8 14 (43.75%) Docker
9 13 (40.63%) Bitbucket
9 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
9 13 (40.63%) Apple iOS
9 13 (40.63%) SOAP
10 12 (37.50%) SQL
10 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (34.38%) Open Source
11 11 (34.38%) Confluence
11 11 (34.38%) REST
11 11 (34.38%) Apple Swift
11 11 (34.38%) Web Services
11 11 (34.38%) Windows
11 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
11 11 (34.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (31.25%) Internet
12 10 (31.25%) Scrum
12 10 (31.25%) JavaScript

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 11 (34.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.25%) BrowserStack
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Serverless
4 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Selenium
2 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
3 16 (50.00%) JIRA
4 13 (40.63%) Bitbucket
4 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 11 (34.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
8 3 (9.38%) JMeter
8 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
8 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
8 3 (9.38%) TestRail
8 3 (9.38%) UI Automator
9 2 (6.25%) Calabash
9 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
9 2 (6.25%) JBehave
9 2 (6.25%) JUnit
9 2 (6.25%) Maven
9 2 (6.25%) Protractor
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Economy
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Tester
2 13 (40.63%) Automation Tester
3 7 (21.88%) Java Automation Tester
4 6 (18.75%) QA Automation Tester
4 6 (18.75%) QA Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Developer in Test
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Test Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Tester
8 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) SOAP
2 11 (34.38%) REST
2 11 (34.38%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.63%) Node.js
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
6 2 (6.25%) React Native
6 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.25%) WireMock
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.13%) Chai
7 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.13%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Mobile App
2 7 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Android
2 13 (40.63%) Apple iOS
3 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (34.38%) Open Source
6 10 (31.25%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) BDD
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (21.88%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 7 (21.88%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.50%) QA Automation
8 4 (12.50%) SDET
9 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) OOP
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Apple Swift
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft