The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 195 209 217
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing JBehave 2 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 1.95% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 7
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£475 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £345 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £615 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £353 £180
% change year-on-year
+41.84% +95.83%
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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
799 870 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.53% 11.99% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 641 537
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) BDD
3 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
5 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 13 (59.09%) Java
6 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) SOAP
7 9 (40.91%) Robotium
7 9 (40.91%) Calabash
7 9 (40.91%) eggPlant
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 6 (27.27%) Selenium
8 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
9 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
9 5 (22.73%) Android
9 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
9 5 (22.73%) JMX
9 5 (22.73%) SOA
9 5 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (18.18%) QA
10 4 (18.18%) REST
11 3 (13.64%) Appium
11 3 (13.64%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (4.55%) uiautomator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 9 (40.91%) Robotium
2 9 (40.91%) Calabash
2 9 (40.91%) eggPlant
3 6 (27.27%) Selenium
3 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
4 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
5 3 (13.64%) Appium
6 1 (4.55%) jMock
6 1 (4.55%) JSUnit
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Test Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) JMX
4 4 (18.18%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) BDD
3 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
6 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Line Management
9 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.55%) User Stories
9 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) HP
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
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