The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Behat 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +47.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Behat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
527 546 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.74% 20.63% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 303 315
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £38.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Behat
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell