The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 149 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Behat 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.031% - 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£338 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 - £300
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
472 260 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.83% 10.71% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 127 178
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 36
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.28% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £22.58 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £55.00 £45.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Behat
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Behat 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 Behat.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Behat 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 Behat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend