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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JBehave
Rank 543 469 478
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +9
Contract jobs citing JBehave 25 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 1.36% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 66 30
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £334 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £390
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.38%
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
6393 5890 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.07% 12.33% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4143 3830 3050
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 104 137
Average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.78 £26.90 £22.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.70 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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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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 -48 19 £425 - 7
East of England - 4 £475 -
South East - 1 £413 - 2
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 67 (90.54%) Java
2 58 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (63.51%) Selenium
3 47 (63.51%) BDD
4 42 (56.76%) Cucumber
5 38 (51.35%) TDD
6 34 (45.95%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (43.24%) QA
8 31 (41.89%) JUnit
9 29 (39.19%) WebDriver
10 28 (37.84%) Scrum
11 26 (35.14%) Git (software)
12 24 (32.43%) Jenkins
13 22 (29.73%) SQL
13 22 (29.73%) HTML
14 19 (25.68%) XML
14 19 (25.68%) Hudson
15 18 (24.32%) Web Services
16 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
16 17 (22.97%) Kanban
16 17 (22.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
18 15 (20.27%) Linux
18 15 (20.27%) Maven
19 14 (18.92%) JIRA
19 14 (18.92%) Scala
19 14 (18.92%) Python
19 14 (18.92%) Finance
20 13 (17.57%) Ant
20 13 (17.57%) SOAP

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (10.81%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
1 8 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.41%) DB2
2 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (63.51%) Selenium
2 42 (56.76%) Cucumber
3 31 (41.89%) JUnit
4 29 (39.19%) WebDriver
5 26 (35.14%) Git (software)
6 24 (32.43%) Jenkins
7 19 (25.68%) Hudson
8 17 (22.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (20.27%) Maven
10 14 (18.92%) JIRA
11 13 (17.57%) Ant
12 12 (16.22%) Eclipse
12 12 (16.22%) IntelliJ
13 11 (14.86%) SoapUI
13 11 (14.86%) Mockito
13 11 (14.86%) Subversion
13 11 (14.86%) TeamCity
14 10 (13.51%) TestNG
15 9 (12.16%) JMeter
16 6 (8.11%) Appium
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Front Office
4 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) QA Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Tester
5 5 (6.76%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.41%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Scala Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) QA Specialist
8 2 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Agile Tester
8 2 (2.70%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Test Specialist
8 2 (2.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) HTML
2 19 (25.68%) XML
3 18 (24.32%) Web Services
4 13 (17.57%) SOAP
5 12 (16.22%) REST
6 10 (13.51%) JSON
7 8 (10.81%) HTML5
7 8 (10.81%) CSS
7 8 (10.81%) JDBC
8 7 (9.46%) JSP
9 6 (8.11%) Spring
10 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.41%) jQuery
10 4 (5.41%) RESTful
11 3 (4.05%) JMS
11 3 (4.05%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.05%) CSS3
11 3 (4.05%) Akka
12 2 (2.70%) Ajax
12 2 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Digital Media
2 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) Derivative
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) Open Source
5 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.70%) Online Games
6 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.35%) Equities
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) AIX
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (63.51%) BDD
3 38 (51.35%) TDD
4 34 (45.95%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (37.84%) Scrum
6 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
6 17 (22.97%) Kanban
7 10 (13.51%) Use Case
7 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.51%) OO
7 10 (13.51%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (12.16%) V-Model
8 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.16%) DevOps
9 8 (10.81%) Feature Driven Development
9 8 (10.81%) ATDD
9 8 (10.81%) SOA
10 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
10 7 (9.46%) Security Testing
10 7 (9.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (90.54%) Java
2 22 (29.73%) SQL
3 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) Scala
4 14 (18.92%) Python
5 11 (14.86%) Ruby
6 9 (12.16%) Groovy
7 8 (10.81%) Perl
8 7 (9.46%) C#
9 6 (8.11%) C++
10 2 (2.70%) C
11 1 (1.35%) Haskell
11 1 (1.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) ISEB
2 5 (6.76%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (43.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
1 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Adobe
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Splunk
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
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