The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 577 592 592
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Behat 26 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.058% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 20
Median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Behat
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14233 14747 13901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 29.28% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9892 10332 9643
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 236 161
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Behat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in England

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in England

Behat
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Behat across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Behat Daily Rate Histogram in England

Behat
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 15 £325 -13.33% 4
East Midlands - 6 £450 -
South East +12 2 £350 - 3
North West - 2 £320 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Behat
UK

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Behat 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 England region with a requirement for Behat.

1 86 (98.85%) PHP
2 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (83.91%) BDD
4 59 (67.82%) Jenkins
5 55 (63.22%) JavaScript
6 54 (62.07%) Git (software)
7 53 (60.92%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (60.92%) Docker
8 48 (55.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (49.43%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (47.13%) OO
11 40 (45.98%) Cucumber
11 40 (45.98%) OO PHP
12 39 (44.83%) Doctrine
13 38 (43.68%) WebDriver
14 35 (40.23%) Elasticsearch
15 34 (39.08%) HTML
15 34 (39.08%) CSS
16 33 (37.93%) Zend
17 30 (34.48%) HTTP
18 27 (31.03%) Zend Framework
18 27 (31.03%) PHPUnit
19 26 (29.89%) Relational Database
20 25 (28.74%) Linux
20 25 (28.74%) MVC
21 24 (27.59%) Symfony
22 22 (25.29%) Front End Development
23 21 (24.14%) CSS3
24 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
24 20 (22.99%) Case Management

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 35 (40.23%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (14.94%) Confluence
2 13 (14.94%) Drupal
3 6 (6.90%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Photoshop
1 13 (14.94%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (49.43%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (29.89%) Relational Database
3 19 (21.84%) MySQL
4 5 (5.75%) GIS
4 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 59 (67.82%) Jenkins
2 54 (62.07%) Git (software)
3 40 (45.98%) Cucumber
4 38 (43.68%) WebDriver
5 27 (31.03%) PHPUnit
6 14 (16.09%) JIRA
7 13 (14.94%) Grunt
7 13 (14.94%) gulp
7 13 (14.94%) Protractor
8 8 (9.20%) Selenium
9 6 (6.90%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.60%) Ant
11 3 (3.45%) Appium
11 3 (3.45%) JMeter
12 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
13 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (1.15%) JUnit
13 1 (1.15%) Maven
13 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.75%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Electronics
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (82.76%) Developer
2 36 (41.38%) PHP Developer
3 35 (40.23%) Senior Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Senior PHP Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (8.05%) PHP Zend Developer
9 6 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Symfony Developer
10 5 (5.75%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.83%) Doctrine
2 34 (39.08%) CSS
2 34 (39.08%) HTML
3 27 (31.03%) Zend Framework
4 24 (27.59%) Symfony
5 21 (24.14%) CSS3
6 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
7 15 (17.24%) JMS
8 14 (16.09%) Web Services
9 13 (14.94%) Gherkin
9 13 (14.94%) jQuery
9 13 (14.94%) LESS
10 12 (13.79%) Twig
11 11 (12.64%) RESTful
12 8 (9.20%) HTML5
12 8 (9.20%) LAMP
12 8 (9.20%) Sass
13 6 (6.90%) RequireJS
14 5 (5.75%) Ajax
14 5 (5.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Visualisation
2 9 (10.34%) User Experience
3 3 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Linux
2 17 (19.54%) Unix
3 15 (17.24%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.60%) Windows
5 3 (3.45%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (83.91%) BDD
3 53 (60.92%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (55.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (47.13%) OO
6 40 (45.98%) OO PHP
7 25 (28.74%) MVC
8 22 (25.29%) Front End Development
9 20 (22.99%) Case Management
10 19 (21.84%) Mentoring
11 18 (20.69%) TDD
12 16 (18.39%) Configuration Management
12 16 (18.39%) Open Source
12 16 (18.39%) Web Development
13 12 (13.79%) Line Management
14 11 (12.64%) OOP
14 11 (12.64%) Service Design
15 7 (8.05%) Refactoring
15 7 (8.05%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (8.05%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 86 (98.85%) PHP
2 55 (63.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.90%) PHP 5
4 4 (4.60%) Java
4 4 (4.60%) SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) DBS Check
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) Degree
5 2 (2.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) WAI
2 9 (10.34%) QA
3 5 (5.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.15%) SDET
System Software
1 53 (60.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Zend
2 2 (2.30%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.15%) Pardot
3 1 (1.15%) PayPal
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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