The first table below looks at the demand for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 188 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Contract jobs citing JBehave 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.085% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 0.73% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Average daily rate
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£575 £450 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £370 £175
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +111.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
793 819 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.75% 11.56% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 613 606
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +26.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JBehave
London

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JBehave
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBehave across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 29 (96.67%) BDD
2 21 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 20 (66.67%) Java
3 20 (66.67%) TDD
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) Finance
5 12 (40.00%) SOAP
6 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 11 (36.67%) Selenium
7 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 10 (33.33%) Robotium
7 10 (33.33%) Calabash
7 10 (33.33%) eggPlant
8 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
8 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
8 8 (26.67%) Banking
8 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (23.33%) Pair Programming
9 7 (23.33%) QA
10 6 (20.00%) Kanban
10 6 (20.00%) SOA
11 5 (16.67%) Python
11 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (16.67%) JMX
11 5 (16.67%) Scala
11 5 (16.67%) Android
11 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
12 4 (13.33%) REST

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
3 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 10 (33.33%) Robotium
3 10 (33.33%) Calabash
3 10 (33.33%) eggPlant
4 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
5 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (10.00%) Hudson
5 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (6.67%) Maven
6 2 (6.67%) Ant
6 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) Mockito
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Test Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
2 12 (40.00%) SOAP
3 5 (16.67%) JMX
4 4 (13.33%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) REST
5 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Android
1 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) BDD
2 21 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (66.67%) TDD
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Pair Programming
8 6 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (20.00%) Kanban
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.67%) Test Management
10 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.33%) OO
11 1 (3.33%) Project Management
11 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
11 1 (3.33%) System Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) Scala
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) XPath
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) XQuery
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
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