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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 564 494 515
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +21
Contract jobs citing JBehave 20 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 1.06% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 56 37
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£525 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £350 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £203
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +72.83%
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
6722 5665 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.74% 11.93% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4530 3760 3278
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 109 215
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.58 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £53.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 -19 17 £525 +23.52% 10
South East -16 2 £525 +35.48%
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 86 (81.90%) Java
2 85 (80.95%) Cucumber
3 81 (77.14%) BDD
4 79 (75.24%) TDD
5 75 (71.43%) Selenium
6 74 (70.48%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (54.29%) WebDriver
8 46 (43.81%) Test Automation
9 37 (35.24%) JUnit
9 37 (35.24%) Linux
10 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
11 35 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (32.38%) Scrum
12 34 (32.38%) HTML
13 31 (29.52%) XML
13 31 (29.52%) Ruby
14 30 (28.57%) SOA
15 29 (27.62%) Git (software)
16 27 (25.71%) QA
17 26 (24.76%) Web Services
17 26 (24.76%) Hudson
18 25 (23.81%) SOAP
18 25 (23.81%) OO
18 25 (23.81%) CSS
19 24 (22.86%) Subversion
20 23 (21.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 23 (21.90%) TeamCity
20 23 (21.90%) Mockito
21 22 (20.95%) SoapUI
22 21 (20.00%) Adobe CQ

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 21 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
2 8 (7.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) uiautomator
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) DB2
1 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.95%) Big Data
3 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (80.95%) Cucumber
2 75 (71.43%) Selenium
3 57 (54.29%) WebDriver
4 37 (35.24%) JUnit
5 29 (27.62%) Git (software)
6 26 (24.76%) Hudson
7 24 (22.86%) Subversion
8 23 (21.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (21.90%) TeamCity
8 23 (21.90%) Mockito
9 22 (20.95%) SoapUI
10 20 (19.05%) Maven
11 14 (13.33%) eggPlant
12 12 (11.43%) Robotium
13 11 (10.48%) Calabash
14 10 (9.52%) JMeter
15 7 (6.67%) FitNesse
15 7 (6.67%) Ant
15 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
16 6 (5.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (44.76%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Tester
3 16 (15.24%) Automation Tester
4 12 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Test Leader
6 8 (7.62%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.71%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Architect
10 3 (2.86%) Agile Tester
11 2 (1.90%) Senior Automation Tester
11 2 (1.90%) Senior Architect
11 2 (1.90%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) HTML
2 31 (29.52%) XML
3 26 (24.76%) Web Services
4 25 (23.81%) SOAP
4 25 (23.81%) CSS
5 14 (13.33%) REST
6 12 (11.43%) Spring
7 7 (6.67%) Spring MVC
8 6 (5.71%) JSON
9 5 (4.76%) JMX
10 4 (3.81%) CCXML
10 4 (3.81%) RESTful
10 4 (3.81%) XSLT
10 4 (3.81%) VXML
10 4 (3.81%) JMS
10 4 (3.81%) Ajax
10 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.86%) Cocoa
11 3 (2.86%) Flash
11 3 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (16.19%) Open Source
3 12 (11.43%) New Media
4 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.86%) IPTV
7 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.86%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.86%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Replication
9 1 (0.95%) Derivative
9 1 (0.95%) Online Games
9 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.57%) Android
3 6 (5.71%) Windows
4 5 (4.76%) UNIX
5 2 (1.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (77.14%) BDD
2 79 (75.24%) TDD
3 74 (70.48%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (43.81%) Test Automation
5 35 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (32.38%) Scrum
7 30 (28.57%) SOA
8 25 (23.81%) OO
9 18 (17.14%) User Stories
10 16 (15.24%) Kanban
11 13 (12.38%) Automation Testing
11 13 (12.38%) Pair Programming
12 11 (10.48%) Automated Testing
13 10 (9.52%) Test Scripting
14 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
15 8 (7.62%) MVC
15 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
16 7 (6.67%) Regression Testing
17 5 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) Java
2 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 31 (29.52%) Ruby
4 18 (17.14%) Python
5 16 (15.24%) PHP
6 12 (11.43%) C#
7 7 (6.67%) Perl
7 7 (6.67%) Scala
8 6 (5.71%) SQL
8 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.76%) XPath
10 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.90%) Groovy
12 1 (0.95%) VBScript
12 1 (0.95%) VB
12 1 (0.95%) C++
12 1 (0.95%) C
12 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) ISEB
2 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Puppet
1 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Adobe
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.95%) VMware
3 1 (0.95%) Cadence
3 1 (0.95%) Apple
3 1 (0.95%) HP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £340.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago