The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave 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 JBehave over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 123 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JBehave 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.077% 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £369 £230
% change year-on-year
+18.71% +60.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
236 231 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.08% 9.16% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 144 74
Average daily rate £356 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.55% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £10.65 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.85 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) JUnit
4 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) VXML
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) JMS
5 4 (50.00%) CCXML
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (50.00%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) Gradle
6 3 (37.50%) Ant
6 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) TDD
7 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) Kanban
7 2 (25.00%) QA
7 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (25.00%) WebDriver

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 5 (62.50%) JUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) Gradle
5 3 (37.50%) Ant
6 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) JMS
2 4 (50.00%) VXML
2 4 (50.00%) CCXML
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cadence