The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
SpecFlow
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.54% 7.67% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 35
Median daily rate £350 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Median hourly rate £50.78 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SpecFlow across the Bedfordshire region.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SpecFlow
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Test Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA