The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 151 118 184
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +66
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 16 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 1.25% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 8.08% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 24
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £503 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00
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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
587 532 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.44% 15.43% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 440 633
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SpecFlow
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 SpecFlow across the City of London region.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (78.57%) Selenium
4 17 (60.71%) TDD
4 17 (60.71%) WebDriver
5 16 (57.14%) .NET
6 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
6 13 (46.43%) BDD
6 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) NUnit
7 10 (35.71%) Scrum
8 9 (32.14%) MSTest
9 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
10 7 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (25.00%) OO
10 7 (25.00%) ATDD
10 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (25.00%) RESTful
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
11 6 (21.43%) ISEB
11 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 6 (21.43%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) Windows

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Selenium
2 17 (60.71%) WebDriver
3 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (35.71%) NUnit
5 9 (32.14%) MSTest
6 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (10.71%) Protractor
10 2 (7.14%) TestDirector
11 1 (3.57%) Calabash
11 1 (3.57%) Capybara
11 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
11 1 (3.57%) Gradle
11 1 (3.57%) QUnit
11 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
11 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Automation Tester
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
1 9 (32.14%) Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Developer in Test
4 4 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (25.00%) RESTful
3 7 (25.00%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.57%) DHTML
8 1 (3.57%) Kafka
8 1 (3.57%) Kendo UI
8 1 (3.57%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (3.57%) LESS
8 1 (3.57%) Swagger
8 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Fintech
1 2 (7.14%) IVR
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) TDD
3 13 (46.43%) BDD
4 10 (35.71%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 7 (25.00%) ATDD
6 7 (25.00%) OO
7 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Testing
8 5 (17.86%) OOP
8 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) SOLID
9 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.29%) Test Management
9 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Load Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
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