Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for RSpec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSpec 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.

RSpec
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - +126 +5
Contract jobs citing RSpec 1 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.036% - 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% - 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 18
Surrey median daily rate £375 - £425
10th Percentile £363 - £330
90th Percentile £388 - £438
South East median daily rate £375 £369 £425
% change year-on-year +1.69% -13.24% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

RSpec 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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 634 412 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.98% 17.65% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 284 331
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 9
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £37.75 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £45.65 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing RSpec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Surrey

RSpec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RSpec in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RSpec 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 Surrey region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

RSpec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby