The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 574 589 581
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing JBehave 59 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.094% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.67% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 29
Median daily rate £425 £438 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £333 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8290 7338 6598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.52% 14.07% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5640 4885 4272
Median daily rate £438 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 130 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing JBehave as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 41 £425 - 4
East of England +26 11 £490 +19.51% 1
South East +16 4 £540 -1.81%
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 - - 1
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JBehave also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for JBehave.

1 103 (97.17%) Java
2 81 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (63.21%) Cucumber
4 61 (57.55%) JUnit
5 57 (53.77%) Selenium
6 56 (52.83%) Maven
7 54 (50.94%) BDD
8 45 (42.45%) Jenkins
9 42 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (38.68%) Test Automation
11 40 (37.74%) TDD
12 36 (33.96%) SQL
13 34 (32.08%) JIRA
13 34 (32.08%) QA
14 33 (31.13%) JSON
14 33 (31.13%) Linux
15 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
16 30 (28.30%) Oracle
17 29 (27.36%) XML
17 29 (27.36%) Spring
17 29 (27.36%) TeamCity
18 27 (25.47%) SoapUI
18 27 (25.47%) Continuous Delivery
19 26 (24.53%) WebDriver
19 26 (24.53%) HTML
19 26 (24.53%) Eclipse
20 24 (22.64%) SOAP
20 24 (22.64%) Ant
20 24 (22.64%) Functional Testing
20 24 (22.64%) Java EE

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (18.87%) JBoss
2 10 (9.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.72%) Apache
4 3 (2.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.94%) Confluence
6 1 (0.94%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.72%) Google App Engine
2 5 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.43%) Big Data
3 10 (9.43%) VoltDB
4 8 (7.55%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.83%) DB2
6 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.89%) Cloudera CDH
7 2 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.94%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 67 (63.21%) Cucumber
2 61 (57.55%) JUnit
3 57 (53.77%) Selenium
4 56 (52.83%) Maven
5 45 (42.45%) Jenkins
6 34 (32.08%) JIRA
7 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
8 29 (27.36%) TeamCity
9 27 (25.47%) SoapUI
10 26 (24.53%) Eclipse
10 26 (24.53%) WebDriver
11 24 (22.64%) Ant
12 21 (19.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (18.87%) Subversion
14 15 (14.15%) JMeter
14 15 (14.15%) TestNG
15 14 (13.21%) SpecFlow
16 13 (12.26%) Mockito
17 9 (8.49%) TestLink
18 7 (6.60%) Cobertura
General
1 22 (20.75%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (61.32%) Developer
2 63 (59.43%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Developer in Test
4 14 (13.21%) Tester
5 13 (12.26%) Agile Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (11.32%) Test Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Automation Tester
9 7 (6.60%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (5.66%) QA Tester
11 5 (4.72%) Automation Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Automation Test Expert
11 5 (4.72%) Core Java Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.72%) QA Automation Tester
11 5 (4.72%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.13%) JSON
2 29 (27.36%) Spring
2 29 (27.36%) XML
3 26 (24.53%) HTML
4 24 (22.64%) Java EE
4 24 (22.64%) SOAP
5 22 (20.75%) HTML5
6 18 (16.98%) AngularJS
6 18 (16.98%) Web Services
7 17 (16.04%) REST
8 15 (14.15%) CSS
9 13 (12.26%) Hibernate
10 12 (11.32%) Gherkin
11 11 (10.38%) J2EE
12 9 (8.49%) JDBC
13 8 (7.55%) JMS
14 6 (5.66%) Drools
15 5 (4.72%) JAXB
15 5 (4.72%) JPA
15 5 (4.72%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 9 (8.49%) User Experience
2 8 (7.55%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Linux
2 19 (17.92%) Unix
3 10 (9.43%) Windows
4 3 (2.83%) AIX
4 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.94%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (50.94%) BDD
3 42 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (38.68%) Test Automation
5 40 (37.74%) TDD
6 27 (25.47%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (22.64%) Functional Testing
8 19 (17.92%) E-Commerce
8 19 (17.92%) Scrum
9 17 (16.04%) OO
10 16 (15.09%) ATDD
11 15 (14.15%) Open Source
11 15 (14.15%) Unit Testing
12 13 (12.26%) Front End Development
13 12 (11.32%) Automation Testing
13 12 (11.32%) Defect Management
14 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
15 10 (9.43%) API Testing
15 10 (9.43%) Feature Driven Development
15 10 (9.43%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (97.17%) Java
2 36 (33.96%) SQL
3 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.87%) Python
4 20 (18.87%) Ruby
5 13 (12.26%) C#
5 13 (12.26%) Perl
6 9 (8.49%) Groovy
7 2 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) VBScript
8 1 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.77%) Degree
5 3 (2.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.08%) QA
2 17 (16.04%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.60%) BladeLogic
2 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.77%) Puppet
3 4 (3.77%) yum
4 2 (1.89%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (1.89%) MOM
5 1 (0.94%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Oracle
2 11 (10.38%) HP
3 8 (7.55%) Google
4 7 (6.60%) Perforce
5 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.72%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.77%) Caplin
7 4 (3.77%) IBM
8 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.89%) CA
9 2 (1.89%) Currenex
9 2 (1.89%) FXall
9 2 (1.89%) Solace
10 1 (0.94%) ESRI
10 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft