The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 582 583 510
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -73
Contract jobs citing JBehave 50 27 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.053% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.41% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 71
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £356 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JBehave
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7551 6562 6170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.74% 12.98% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5160 4252 4020
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 127 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.37 £31.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in England

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in England

JBehave
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBehave across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in England

JBehave
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBehave across the England region.

JBehave Hourly Rate Trend in England

JBehave
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +14 30 £450 -7.69% 4
South East +2 10 £525 +27.27% 2
East Midlands - 5 £325 -
South West +7 2 £375 +20.96% 2
East of England +4 1 £425 -11.68%
Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
North West -8 1 £340 -28.42%
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 89 (92.71%) Java
2 65 (67.71%) Cucumber
3 61 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (54.17%) BDD
5 49 (51.04%) JUnit
6 40 (41.67%) Selenium
7 33 (34.38%) Test Automation
8 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (31.25%) Scrum
9 28 (29.17%) JIRA
9 28 (29.17%) SQL
10 27 (28.13%) Maven
11 26 (27.08%) Spring
11 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 26 (27.08%) OO
12 25 (26.04%) TDD
12 25 (26.04%) Jenkins
13 22 (22.92%) REST
13 22 (22.92%) JSON
13 22 (22.92%) Java EE
14 20 (20.83%) Open Source
14 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
15 19 (19.79%) QA
15 19 (19.79%) HTML
16 18 (18.75%) Oracle
16 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
17 17 (17.71%) Mobile App
17 17 (17.71%) CSS
17 17 (17.71%) Python
17 17 (17.71%) SOAP

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.46%) JBoss
2 7 (7.29%) GeoServer
3 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.17%) CMS
5 3 (3.13%) Apache
5 3 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.08%) Confluence
6 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Google App Engine
1 11 (11.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
1 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.29%) GIS
6 5 (5.21%) VoltDB
7 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.13%) DB2
8 3 (3.13%) QGIS
9 2 (2.08%) Big Data
9 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.08%) OLTP
10 1 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 65 (67.71%) Cucumber
2 49 (51.04%) JUnit
3 40 (41.67%) Selenium
4 28 (29.17%) JIRA
5 27 (28.13%) Maven
6 25 (26.04%) Jenkins
7 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 16 (16.67%) Mockito
9 11 (11.46%) SoapUI
9 11 (11.46%) WebDriver
10 9 (9.38%) Appium
10 9 (9.38%) Subversion
11 8 (8.33%) Gradle
11 8 (8.33%) JMeter
12 7 (7.29%) Calabash
12 7 (7.29%) FitNesse
13 6 (6.25%) Cobertura
13 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
13 6 (6.25%) TestNG
13 6 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (15.63%) Banking
2 14 (14.58%) Finance
3 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Front Office
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) Developer
2 53 (55.21%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.75%) Developer in Test
4 11 (11.46%) Tester
5 10 (10.42%) Agile Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 7 (7.29%) GIS Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Java Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Test Automation Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Test Automation Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Automation Test Expert
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Java Applications Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) Spring
2 22 (22.92%) Java EE
2 22 (22.92%) JSON
2 22 (22.92%) REST
3 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 19 (19.79%) HTML
5 17 (17.71%) CSS
5 17 (17.71%) SOAP
6 16 (16.67%) Web Services
7 15 (15.63%) Hibernate
7 15 (15.63%) XML
8 12 (12.50%) HTML5
9 11 (11.46%) Drools
10 10 (10.42%) J2EE
11 8 (8.33%) JDBC
12 7 (7.29%) Gherkin
12 7 (7.29%) PostGIS
13 6 (6.25%) JPA
13 6 (6.25%) jQuery
14 4 (4.17%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (5.21%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) Derivative
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) Fintech
7 1 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) Linux
2 11 (11.46%) Unix
2 11 (11.46%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Android
3 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (54.17%) BDD
3 33 (34.38%) Test Automation
4 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (31.25%) Scrum
5 26 (27.08%) OO
6 25 (26.04%) TDD
7 20 (20.83%) Open Source
8 13 (13.54%) Functional Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.46%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.29%) MVVM
11 7 (7.29%) Regression Testing
11 7 (7.29%) SDLC
11 7 (7.29%) SOA
12 6 (6.25%) API Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 89 (92.71%) Java
2 28 (29.17%) SQL
3 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.71%) Python
5 7 (7.29%) C#
6 4 (4.17%) C++
6 4 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.08%) Perl
7 2 (2.08%) Scala
8 1 (1.04%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.04%) Groovy
8 1 (1.04%) VBA
8 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.17%) ISEB
5 3 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.25%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) yum
4 1 (1.04%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) Google
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.25%) HP
5 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.17%) ESRI
7 2 (2.08%) Caplin
7 2 (2.08%) Currenex
7 2 (2.08%) FXall
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.04%) Solace
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