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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 548 515 533
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Contract jobs citing JBehave 35 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.87% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 32
Average daily rate
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£463 £411 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £351 £178
% change year-on-year
+24.55% +97.88%
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
6674 5761 5953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.97% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4342 3772 3435
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 £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 123 208
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +4 26 £475 +11.76% 10
South East -19 6 £525 +35.48% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 108 (83.72%) Cucumber
2 107 (82.95%) BDD
2 107 (82.95%) Java
3 97 (75.19%) TDD
4 88 (68.22%) Selenium
5 67 (51.94%) WebDriver
6 50 (38.76%) Test Automation
7 49 (37.98%) JUnit
8 48 (37.21%) Linux
8 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
9 47 (36.43%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (35.66%) XML
11 44 (34.11%) HTML
11 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (33.33%) Scrum
13 42 (32.56%) SOA
13 42 (32.56%) Git (software)
13 42 (32.56%) Hudson
14 41 (31.78%) Subversion
15 40 (31.01%) Ruby
16 37 (28.68%) Mockito
17 36 (27.91%) OO
18 35 (27.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 35 (27.13%) TeamCity
19 33 (25.58%) Web Services
19 33 (25.58%) CSS
20 31 (24.03%) QA
20 31 (24.03%) Enterprise Software
21 26 (20.16%) SOAP
22 25 (19.38%) Adobe CQ

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (19.38%) Adobe CQ
2 12 (9.30%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.78%) Liferay
3 1 (0.78%) Jetty
3 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) OpenCms
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
2 2 (1.55%) DB2
2 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Redis
3 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 108 (83.72%) Cucumber
2 88 (68.22%) Selenium
3 67 (51.94%) WebDriver
4 49 (37.98%) JUnit
5 42 (32.56%) Git (software)
5 42 (32.56%) Hudson
6 41 (31.78%) Subversion
7 37 (28.68%) Mockito
8 35 (27.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 35 (27.13%) TeamCity
9 22 (17.05%) SoapUI
10 18 (13.95%) Maven
11 16 (12.40%) eggPlant
12 13 (10.08%) Calabash
12 13 (10.08%) Robotium
13 12 (9.30%) JIRA
14 11 (8.53%) JMeter
15 9 (6.98%) Eclipse
16 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
16 8 (6.20%) Capybara
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (50.39%) Developer
2 27 (20.93%) Tester
3 26 (20.16%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Automation Tester
5 11 (8.53%) Test Engineer
6 10 (7.75%) Test Leader
7 8 (6.20%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) QA Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Python Developer
9 5 (3.88%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Senior Tester
10 4 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Agile Tester
11 3 (2.33%) Architect
11 3 (2.33%) Software Engineer
12 2 (1.55%) Applications Tester
12 2 (1.55%) Analyst
12 2 (1.55%) Test Analyst
12 2 (1.55%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) XML
2 44 (34.11%) HTML
3 33 (25.58%) Web Services
3 33 (25.58%) CSS
4 26 (20.16%) SOAP
5 16 (12.40%) REST
6 11 (8.53%) Spring
7 8 (6.20%) JSON
8 6 (4.65%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.65%) Ajax
8 6 (4.65%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.65%) XSLT
9 5 (3.88%) JMX
10 4 (3.10%) JMS
10 4 (3.10%) VXML
10 4 (3.10%) CCXML
10 4 (3.10%) RESTful
11 3 (2.33%) Cocoa Touch
11 3 (2.33%) J2EE
11 3 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.63%) Open Source
3 12 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 12 (9.30%) New Media
4 5 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.33%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.33%) IPTV
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Online Games
8 1 (0.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.21%) Linux
2 9 (6.98%) UNIX
2 9 (6.98%) Android
2 9 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (82.95%) BDD
2 97 (75.19%) TDD
3 50 (38.76%) Test Automation
4 47 (36.43%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (33.33%) Scrum
7 42 (32.56%) SOA
8 36 (27.91%) OO
9 22 (17.05%) Kanban
10 19 (14.73%) User Stories
11 15 (11.63%) Automated Testing
12 14 (10.85%) Pair Programming
12 14 (10.85%) Automation Testing
13 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
14 10 (7.75%) Test Scripting
15 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
15 9 (6.98%) Regression Testing
16 8 (6.20%) Extreme Programming
17 7 (5.43%) MVC
18 6 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (82.95%) Java
2 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 40 (31.01%) Ruby
4 23 (17.83%) Python
5 16 (12.40%) PHP
6 12 (9.30%) C#
7 11 (8.53%) SQL
7 11 (8.53%) Scala
8 8 (6.20%) XPath
9 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.10%) Perl
10 4 (3.10%) Groovy
11 3 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.78%) XQuery
12 1 (0.78%) VBScript
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) ISEB
2 7 (5.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (24.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Adobe
2 6 (4.65%) VMware
2 6 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.55%) Cognos
3 2 (1.55%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.78%) Apple
4 1 (0.78%) Sybase
4 1 (0.78%) JBoss
4 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago