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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JBehave
Rank 186 180 209
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs citing JBehave 7 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.41% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 3.04% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 2
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£550 £625 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
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
636 790 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.76% 13.47% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 626 608
Average daily rate £450 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) Selenium
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
4 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
6 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 7 (41.18%) QA
7 7 (41.18%) JUnit
8 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) Hudson
8 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
9 5 (29.41%) Scala
9 5 (29.41%) Mockito
9 5 (29.41%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (29.41%) OO
9 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (29.41%) Spring
9 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
9 5 (29.41%) Banking
10 4 (23.53%) Use Case
10 4 (23.53%) JIRA
10 4 (23.53%) Front Office
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 4 (23.53%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
3 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
4 7 (41.18%) JUnit
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Hudson
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Mockito
6 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) TestNG
8 2 (11.76%) Subversion
8 2 (11.76%) Maven
8 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
8 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
8 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (11.76%) Calabash
9 1 (5.88%) Appium
9 1 (5.88%) RSpec
9 1 (5.88%) Gradle
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Front Office
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) JMS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Akka
5 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (29.41%) Feature Driven Development
8 5 (29.41%) OO
9 4 (23.53%) Use Case
9 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 3 (17.65%) OOD
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
10 3 (17.65%) Kanban
10 3 (17.65%) V-Model
11 2 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Groovy
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle