The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 468 485 543
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +58
Contract jobs citing JBehave 98 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.10% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 0.87% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 32 8
Average daily rate £425 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.45% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6439 5066 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.30% 11.53% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 3258 3258
Average daily rate £375 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 139 193
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JBehave
UK

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 16 April 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +27 88 £425 - 14
South West - 9 £330 -
Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 2
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 134 (82.21%) Java
2 124 (76.07%) Cucumber
3 116 (71.17%) Selenium
4 114 (69.94%) BDD
5 90 (55.21%) Test Automation
5 90 (55.21%) TDD
6 88 (53.99%) WebDriver
7 74 (45.40%) Scrum
8 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (38.04%) Ruby
9 62 (38.04%) Web Services
10 57 (34.97%) SOAP
10 57 (34.97%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (31.90%) JUnit
12 48 (29.45%) XML
12 48 (29.45%) Git (software)
12 48 (29.45%) Mobile App
13 45 (27.61%) SOA
13 45 (27.61%) Subversion
14 41 (25.15%) Automated Testing
15 37 (22.70%) HTML
15 37 (22.70%) REST
16 36 (22.09%) Jenkins
16 36 (22.09%) Kanban
16 36 (22.09%) Maven
17 35 (21.47%) Finance
17 35 (21.47%) Calabash
18 32 (19.63%) Banking
19 31 (19.02%) SQL
19 31 (19.02%) QA

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (7.36%) CMS
2 9 (5.52%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.61%) OpenCms
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.61%) Liferay
3 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.61%) Jetty
3 1 (0.61%) Magnolia
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Internet
2 4 (2.45%) HTTP
3 3 (1.84%) SSL
3 3 (1.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.45%) DB2
3 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) Big Data
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.23%) MySQL
4 2 (1.23%) OLAP
4 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 124 (76.07%) Cucumber
2 116 (71.17%) Selenium
3 88 (53.99%) WebDriver
4 52 (31.90%) JUnit
5 48 (29.45%) Git (software)
6 45 (27.61%) Subversion
7 36 (22.09%) Jenkins
7 36 (22.09%) Maven
8 35 (21.47%) Calabash
9 30 (18.40%) Hudson
10 28 (17.18%) SoapUI
11 25 (15.34%) Ant
12 24 (14.72%) Mockito
13 22 (13.50%) JIRA
14 20 (12.27%) CruiseControl
15 17 (10.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (10.43%) TeamCity
15 17 (10.43%) Capybara
16 16 (9.82%) eggPlant
17 15 (9.20%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (21.47%) Finance
2 32 (19.63%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.23%) Front Office
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (46.63%) Developer
2 34 (20.86%) Java Developer
3 32 (19.63%) Tester
4 28 (17.18%) Test Engineer
5 18 (11.04%) Automation Tester
6 10 (6.13%) Senior Tester
7 9 (5.52%) QA Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Senior Automation Tester
8 8 (4.91%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Test Leader
9 4 (2.45%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (2.45%) Agile Tester
9 4 (2.45%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.45%) Analyst
9 4 (2.45%) Test Analyst
10 3 (1.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.84%) Senior Developer
10 3 (1.84%) Lead Developer
10 3 (1.84%) Software Engineer
10 3 (1.84%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (38.04%) Web Services
2 57 (34.97%) SOAP
3 48 (29.45%) XML
4 37 (22.70%) HTML
4 37 (22.70%) REST
5 20 (12.27%) RESTful
5 20 (12.27%) CSS
6 18 (11.04%) JSON
7 11 (6.75%) Spring
8 5 (3.07%) J2EE
8 5 (3.07%) HTML5
9 3 (1.84%) Cocoa
9 3 (1.84%) WSDL
9 3 (1.84%) Flash
9 3 (1.84%) JSP
9 3 (1.84%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (1.23%) Gherkin
10 2 (1.23%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.23%) XSLT
10 2 (1.23%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.45%) Mobile App
2 23 (14.11%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (10.43%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (4.91%) Open Source
5 7 (4.29%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.29%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.68%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.84%) IPTV
7 3 (1.84%) Derivative
7 3 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.84%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.61%) Equities
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.40%) Linux
2 17 (10.43%) UNIX
3 16 (9.82%) Apple iOS
3 16 (9.82%) Android
4 12 (7.36%) Windows
5 3 (1.84%) AIX
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (69.94%) BDD
2 90 (55.21%) Test Automation
2 90 (55.21%) TDD
3 74 (45.40%) Scrum
4 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (34.97%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (27.61%) SOA
7 41 (25.15%) Automated Testing
8 36 (22.09%) Kanban
9 22 (13.50%) Automation Testing
10 18 (11.04%) Extreme Programming
11 17 (10.43%) OO
12 15 (9.20%) Test Scripting
12 15 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.20%) Software Engineering
13 14 (8.59%) User Stories
14 10 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (3.68%) Regression Testing
16 5 (3.07%) Integration Testing
16 5 (3.07%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (82.21%) Java
2 62 (38.04%) Ruby
3 31 (19.02%) SQL
4 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
5 27 (16.56%) Python
6 17 (10.43%) XPath
6 17 (10.43%) Scala
7 15 (9.20%) Groovy
7 15 (9.20%) XQuery
8 6 (3.68%) Perl
9 5 (3.07%) PHP
10 3 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.84%) C#
11 1 (0.61%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (6.13%) ISEB
2 8 (4.91%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.29%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.84%) Puppet
2 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 29 (17.79%) Oracle
2 11 (6.75%) VMware
3 8 (4.91%) Adobe
4 6 (3.68%) HP
5 2 (1.23%) Cognos
5 2 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (0.61%) Sybase
6 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.61%) SOASTA, Inc
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