The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 25 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.76% 0.78% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £379
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.61% 10.08% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 21
Average daily rate £500 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £413 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SpecFlow
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft