The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 28 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.50% 0.48% 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 3.03% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
SpecFlow
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.17% 15.79% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 12
Average daily rate £363 £405 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) YAGNI
3 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
3 1 (16.67%) COM+
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
2 1 (16.67%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6