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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 552 488 486
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -2
Contract jobs citing JBehave 40 63 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 1.15% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 43
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£425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £355 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £350 £253
% change year-on-year
+14.42% +38.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
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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
6669 5465 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.82% 11.53% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4635 3598 3373
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 121 215
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £17.50 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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 -28 30 £425 +1.19% 15
East of England - 6 £400 - 1
South East -25 2 £525 +35.48%
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 68 (89.47%) Java
2 53 (69.74%) Selenium
3 50 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (60.53%) Cucumber
5 45 (59.21%) TDD
6 43 (56.58%) BDD
7 35 (46.05%) WebDriver
8 34 (44.74%) JUnit
9 28 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (35.53%) HTML
10 27 (35.53%) Scrum
11 26 (34.21%) Linux
11 26 (34.21%) Maven
12 24 (31.58%) XML
13 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
14 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
15 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
16 19 (25.00%) Ruby
16 19 (25.00%) Web Services
17 18 (23.68%) QA
17 18 (23.68%) Hudson
18 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
18 16 (21.05%) TeamCity
18 16 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 16 (21.05%) SOAP
18 16 (21.05%) Ant
19 15 (19.74%) CSS
19 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
20 14 (18.42%) SOA
20 14 (18.42%) Finance

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 13 (17.11%) Adobe CQ
2 7 (9.21%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) DB2
1 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (69.74%) Selenium
2 46 (60.53%) Cucumber
3 35 (46.05%) WebDriver
4 34 (44.74%) JUnit
5 26 (34.21%) Maven
6 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 18 (23.68%) Hudson
8 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
8 16 (21.05%) TeamCity
8 16 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (21.05%) Ant
9 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
10 13 (17.11%) Mockito
11 12 (15.79%) Subversion
12 10 (13.16%) SoapUI
13 9 (11.84%) JMeter
13 9 (11.84%) IntelliJ
14 8 (10.53%) JIRA
15 6 (7.89%) SpecFlow
16 5 (6.58%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Tester
4 9 (11.84%) Automation Tester
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.53%) HTML
2 24 (31.58%) XML
3 19 (25.00%) Web Services
4 16 (21.05%) SOAP
5 15 (19.74%) CSS
6 10 (13.16%) Spring
6 10 (13.16%) REST
7 8 (10.53%) JSON
8 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
8 7 (9.21%) JDBC
9 6 (7.89%) JSP
10 5 (6.58%) JMS
10 5 (6.58%) XSLT
11 4 (5.26%) VXML
11 4 (5.26%) RESTful
11 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.26%) CCXML
12 3 (3.95%) Ajax
12 3 (3.95%) Struts
13 2 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Open Source
2 9 (11.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Derivative
5 2 (2.63%) New Media
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.32%) IPTV
6 1 (1.32%) Online Games
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) AIX
3 3 (3.95%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (59.21%) TDD
3 43 (56.58%) BDD
4 28 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (35.53%) Scrum
6 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.42%) SOA
7 14 (18.42%) Kanban
8 12 (15.79%) OO
9 10 (13.16%) DevOps
10 9 (11.84%) Pair Programming
10 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
11 8 (10.53%) MVC
11 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.53%) Automation Testing
12 7 (9.21%) User Stories
12 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
13 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
13 6 (7.89%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) Java
2 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.00%) Ruby
4 14 (18.42%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) Python
5 9 (11.84%) Perl
6 8 (10.53%) Scala
7 6 (7.89%) PHP
8 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.26%) C#
9 4 (5.26%) C++
10 3 (3.95%) Groovy
10 3 (3.95%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Adobe
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Splunk
4 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Cadence
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
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