Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for eggPlant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited eggPlant over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

TestPlant eggPlant
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 380 396
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.20% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
South East median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
England median daily rate £478 £390 £280
% change year-on-year +22.44% +39.29% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

eggPlant 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 2985 2537 2611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 15.16% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 1550 1596
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £570 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 78 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing eggPlant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for eggPlant in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for eggPlant in the South East

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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 eggPlant within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Berkshire +9 2 £450 +28.57%
Thames Valley -9 2 £450 +28.57%
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England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing eggPlant 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 South East region with a requirement for eggPlant.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle

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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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Gatling
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk