Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cypress.io skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cypress.io over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 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.

Cypress.io
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 661 817
Rank change year-on-year +210 +156 +64
Contract jobs citing Cypress.io 175 75 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 60 68
Median daily rate £425 £475 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +7.65% -13.90%
10th Percentile £325 £387 £313
90th Percentile £588 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £458
% change year-on-year -1.18% -7.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

Cypress.io is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8,273 11,713 20,884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.45% 17.15% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,625 7,967 14,527
Median daily rate £475 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.04% +3.78%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £327
90th Percentile £645 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -4.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 163 257
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £44.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +6.38% -1.38%
10th Percentile £31.05 £16.50 £25.24
90th Percentile £61.25 £63.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £44.39
% change year-on-year +1.12% +0.26% -1.37%

Cypress.io
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cypress.io as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cypress.io in the UK

Cypress.io
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cypress.io.

Daily rate trend for Cypress.io in the UK

Cypress.io
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cypress.io over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cypress.io in the UK

Cypress.io
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cypress.io within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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
England +216 138 £438 -12.50% 72
London +130 109 £450 -18.18% 43
UK excluding London +177 46 £420 -1.18% 34
Work from Home -182 37 £450 +20.00% 13
Scotland +52 20 £420 +8.39% 4
South East +113 8 £345 -18.82% 11
North of England +72 6 £336 -25.33% 6
East of England +57 6 £375 -3.85% 4
South West +84 5 £450 - 3
North West +55 4 £336 -20.94% 5
Midlands +53 2 £550 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +44 2 £475 +5.56% 1
West Midlands +35 2 £550 +22.22% 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cypress.io 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 with a requirement for Cypress.io.

1 110 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 86 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (46.86%) Test Automation
4 75 (42.86%) React
5 67 (38.29%) Redux
6 57 (32.57%) CSS
7 55 (31.43%) Front End Development
8 50 (28.57%) TypeScript
9 49 (28.00%) Jest
9 49 (28.00%) TDD
10 47 (26.86%) HTML
11 45 (25.71%) Selenium
12 44 (25.14%) Node.js
13 42 (24.00%) Unit Testing
14 41 (23.43%) User Experience
15 40 (22.86%) DevOps
16 37 (21.14%) webpack
17 36 (20.57%) Jenkins
17 36 (20.57%) BDD
18 35 (20.00%) Git (software)
19 34 (19.43%) Finance
19 34 (19.43%) Scrum
20 33 (18.86%) Software Engineering
20 33 (18.86%) Python
20 33 (18.86%) AWS
21 32 (18.29%) Java
21 32 (18.29%) Docker
22 31 (17.71%) AngularJS
23 29 (16.57%) Azure
24 28 (16.00%) Asset Management

Cypress.io
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (5.14%) Apache
1 9 (5.14%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (1.14%) CMS
2 2 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.57%) Headless CMS
3 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.86%) AWS
2 29 (16.57%) Azure
3 15 (8.57%) GitHub
4 13 (7.43%) Serverless
5 11 (6.29%) npm
6 10 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (5.71%) PaaS
7 9 (5.14%) Amazon ECS
7 9 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (5.14%) IaaS
8 7 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (3.43%) SaaS
10 4 (2.29%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.29%) BrowserStack
11 3 (1.71%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (1.71%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.14%) Yarn
13 1 (0.57%) Firebase
13 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) DMARC
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.14%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.00%) MySQL
4 7 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.43%) MS Access
6 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.71%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.14%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.14%) Redis
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.57%) CockroachDB
9 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 45 (25.71%) Selenium
2 37 (21.14%) webpack
3 36 (20.57%) Jenkins
4 35 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 22 (12.57%) Cucumber
6 19 (10.86%) Jasmine
7 14 (8.00%) GitLab
7 14 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (5.71%) Postman
8 10 (5.71%) WebDriver
9 9 (5.14%) Mocha
9 9 (5.14%) Storybook
10 7 (4.00%) JIRA
10 7 (4.00%) JMeter
10 7 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (4.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.43%) Gatling
12 5 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.86%) Protractor
12 5 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (19.43%) Finance
2 14 (8.00%) Public Sector
3 9 (5.14%) Front Office
4 4 (2.29%) Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (55.43%) Developer
2 53 (30.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (16.00%) React Developer
4 18 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 17 (9.71%) Tester
6 12 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (5.71%) QA Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) Test Engineer
8 9 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.57%) Mobile Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) UI Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Architect
10 7 (4.00%) Developer in Test
10 7 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.43%) Automation Tester
11 6 (3.43%) ETL Tester
11 6 (3.43%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (2.86%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.86%) React
2 67 (38.29%) Redux
3 57 (32.57%) CSS
4 49 (28.00%) Jest
5 47 (26.86%) HTML
6 44 (25.14%) Node.js
7 31 (17.71%) AngularJS
8 27 (15.43%) .NET
9 24 (13.71%) HTML5
9 24 (13.71%) REST
9 24 (13.71%) RESTful
10 22 (12.57%) CSS3
11 21 (12.00%) Vue.js
12 20 (11.43%) GraphQL
13 13 (7.43%) gRPC
14 10 (5.71%) .NET Core
15 9 (5.14%) Chai
15 9 (5.14%) NumPy
15 9 (5.14%) Pandas
15 9 (5.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.43%) User Experience
2 11 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.71%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.14%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.57%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.14%) Android
2 2 (1.14%) Linux
2 2 (1.14%) Windows
3 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.86%) Test Automation
3 55 (31.43%) Front End Development
4 49 (28.00%) TDD
5 42 (24.00%) Unit Testing
6 40 (22.86%) DevOps
7 36 (20.57%) BDD
8 34 (19.43%) Scrum
9 33 (18.86%) Software Engineering
10 28 (16.00%) Asset Management
11 26 (14.86%) Microservices
12 19 (10.86%) Integration Testing
13 17 (9.71%) Kanban
14 15 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (8.00%) Fintech
15 14 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
16 13 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (7.43%) Translating Business Requirements
17 12 (6.86%) Regression Testing
17 12 (6.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 50 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 33 (18.86%) Python
4 32 (18.29%) Java
5 16 (9.14%) C#
6 13 (7.43%) ES6
6 13 (7.43%) Kotlin
7 10 (5.71%) SQL
8 9 (5.14%) Ruby
9 4 (2.29%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.29%) PHP
10 3 (1.71%) Go
10 3 (1.71%) Java 8
11 1 (0.57%) ES7
11 1 (0.57%) F#
11 1 (0.57%) Rust
11 1 (0.57%) Scala
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.57%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.86%) Degree
3 3 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) HNC
5 1 (0.57%) HND
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.71%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (18.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.29%) Terraform
3 1 (0.57%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Grafana
3 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.57%) Istio
Vendors
1 16 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle
3 4 (2.29%) Google
4 2 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe
5 1 (0.57%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.57%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.57%) MEDITECH
5 1 (0.57%) Pega
5 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.57%) Splunk
5 1 (0.57%) Xamarin