The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 38 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.69% 0.32% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 1.96% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
SpecFlow
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.99% 16.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 18
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +8 6 £375 -
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) YAGNI
3 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
3 1 (16.67%) COM+
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
2 1 (16.67%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6