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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JBehave
Rank 518 463 469
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +6
Contract jobs citing JBehave 39 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 1.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 64 33
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£423 £420 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.23% -27.77%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6331 5210 4865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.63% 11.85% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4348 3361 3082
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 198
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -41 34 £425 +0.59% 9
East of England - 4 £400 -
South East -3 1 £525 +23.52% 1
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 69 (92.00%) Java
2 54 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (62.67%) Selenium
4 46 (61.33%) Cucumber
4 46 (61.33%) BDD
5 39 (52.00%) TDD
6 38 (50.67%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (45.33%) JUnit
8 32 (42.67%) WebDriver
9 28 (37.33%) Scrum
10 27 (36.00%) QA
11 26 (34.67%) Git (software)
11 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
12 25 (33.33%) SQL
12 25 (33.33%) XML
13 22 (29.33%) HTML
14 21 (28.00%) Web Services
14 21 (28.00%) Hudson
15 20 (26.67%) SOAP
15 20 (26.67%) Maven
16 18 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (22.67%) Kanban
17 17 (22.67%) Linux
18 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
19 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
19 15 (20.00%) REST
20 14 (18.67%) Ant
20 14 (18.67%) Python
20 14 (18.67%) Finance
20 14 (18.67%) JSON

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (12.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
1 8 (10.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.00%) DB2
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (62.67%) Selenium
2 46 (61.33%) Cucumber
3 34 (45.33%) JUnit
4 32 (42.67%) WebDriver
5 26 (34.67%) Git (software)
5 26 (34.67%) Jenkins
6 21 (28.00%) Hudson
7 20 (26.67%) Maven
8 18 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (18.67%) Ant
9 14 (18.67%) JIRA
10 12 (16.00%) Eclipse
10 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
10 12 (16.00%) TeamCity
11 11 (14.67%) IntelliJ
11 11 (14.67%) TestNG
11 11 (14.67%) Subversion
12 10 (13.33%) Mockito
13 9 (12.00%) JMeter
14 7 (9.33%) Capybara
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Tester
4 7 (9.33%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Automation Tester
5 6 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) XML
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
3 21 (28.00%) Web Services
4 20 (26.67%) SOAP
5 15 (20.00%) REST
6 14 (18.67%) JSON
7 10 (13.33%) Spring
8 8 (10.67%) JDBC
8 8 (10.67%) JSP
9 7 (9.33%) CSS
9 7 (9.33%) Spring MVC
10 5 (6.67%) RESTful
11 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.33%) HTML5
12 3 (4.00%) Ajax
12 3 (4.00%) JMS
12 3 (4.00%) XSLT
12 3 (4.00%) Struts
13 2 (2.67%) J2EE
13 2 (2.67%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Digital Media
2 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Derivative
4 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) AIX
3 3 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (61.33%) BDD
3 39 (52.00%) TDD
4 38 (50.67%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (37.33%) Scrum
6 17 (22.67%) Kanban
7 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
8 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
8 11 (14.67%) Extreme Programming
9 10 (13.33%) Use Case
9 10 (13.33%) SOA
9 10 (13.33%) OO
9 10 (13.33%) DevOps
10 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.00%) V-Model
11 8 (10.67%) Test Scripting
11 8 (10.67%) Security Testing
11 8 (10.67%) Content Management
11 8 (10.67%) Pair Programming
11 8 (10.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) Java
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.67%) Python
5 13 (17.33%) Ruby
6 12 (16.00%) Scala
7 10 (13.33%) Perl
8 9 (12.00%) Groovy
9 6 (8.00%) C++
10 5 (6.67%) C#
11 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.33%) XPath
11 1 (1.33%) C
11 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) ISEB
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Puppet
1 7 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Adobe
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Cadence
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
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