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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 107 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00
SpecFlow
South East

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
221 188 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.13% 7.39% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 112 136
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £175.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Officer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle