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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 182 212 212
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Contract jobs citing JBehave 13 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.67% 0.71% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £353 £175
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +101.42%
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
777 842 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.57% 11.84% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 626 618
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JBehave
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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 22 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 22 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 33 (97.06%) BDD
2 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
2 23 (67.65%) Test Automation
2 23 (67.65%) Java
2 23 (67.65%) TDD
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Selenium
4 14 (41.18%) Finance
4 14 (41.18%) Web Services
5 13 (38.24%) Scrum
5 13 (38.24%) WebDriver
6 12 (35.29%) Calabash
6 12 (35.29%) SOAP
7 11 (32.35%) Robotium
8 10 (29.41%) eggPlant
9 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
9 9 (26.47%) QA
9 9 (26.47%) Automated Testing
10 8 (23.53%) Banking
10 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
11 7 (20.59%) Kanban
11 7 (20.59%) Pair Programming
11 7 (20.59%) SOA
12 6 (17.65%) Android
12 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
13 5 (14.71%) REST
13 5 (14.71%) Scala
13 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
13 5 (14.71%) Python
13 5 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
2 15 (44.12%) Selenium
3 13 (38.24%) WebDriver
4 12 (35.29%) Calabash
5 11 (32.35%) Robotium
6 10 (29.41%) eggPlant
7 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
8 4 (11.76%) JIRA
8 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
9 3 (8.82%) Hudson
9 3 (8.82%) JUnit
9 3 (8.82%) Subversion
10 2 (5.88%) Maven
10 2 (5.88%) Ant
10 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
10 2 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
11 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.94%) Mockito
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 5 (14.71%) QA Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Web Services
2 12 (35.29%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) REST
3 5 (14.71%) JMX
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
1 5 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Android
1 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) BDD
2 23 (67.65%) Test Automation
2 23 (67.65%) TDD
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Automated Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Kanban
6 7 (20.59%) Pair Programming
6 7 (20.59%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Test Management
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.94%) System Testing
9 1 (2.94%) User Stories
9 1 (2.94%) OO
9 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) Scala
2 5 (14.71%) Python
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) XPath
4 2 (5.88%) XQuery
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
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