The first table below looks at the demand for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 25 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 East Midlands 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
173 112 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.96% 7.73% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 51 49
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
SpecFlow
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SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SpecFlow across the East Midlands region.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) ATDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA