The first table below looks at the demand for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Behat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
199 248 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.06% 10.22% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 117 78
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Behat
South East

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Behat across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Behat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Behat.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Drupal
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) PHP5
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Behat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Behat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef