The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
South East / Berkshire
Rank 106 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.052% 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £355 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 - £30.00

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
225 214 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.61% 8.69% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 124 133
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £42.75 £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £175.00 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 1 - -
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) GAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Officer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle