The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 502 513 527
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing JBehave 60 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.088% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 0.75% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 27
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £370 £175
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +111.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6404 5496 5676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 11.79% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4187 3524 3394
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 134 203
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 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JBehave
UK

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 July 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 July 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 +11 46 £463 +2.77% 7
South East -11 6 - - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £320 -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 132 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 129 (83.77%) Java
3 125 (81.17%) BDD
4 110 (71.43%) TDD
5 109 (70.78%) Selenium
6 81 (52.60%) WebDriver
7 71 (46.10%) Test Automation
8 60 (38.96%) JUnit
8 60 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (38.96%) Scrum
9 54 (35.06%) Ruby
10 52 (33.77%) XML
11 50 (32.47%) Linux
11 50 (32.47%) JavaScript
12 49 (31.82%) Git (software)
12 49 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (31.17%) SOA
13 48 (31.17%) Subversion
14 46 (29.87%) Web Services
14 46 (29.87%) Hudson
15 45 (29.22%) HTML
16 37 (24.03%) OO
16 37 (24.03%) QA
16 37 (24.03%) Mockito
17 35 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 35 (22.73%) TeamCity
17 35 (22.73%) SOAP
18 34 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
19 33 (21.43%) CSS
20 31 (20.13%) Kanban

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (16.23%) Adobe CQ
2 14 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) OpenCms
3 1 (0.65%) Jetty
3 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.65%) Liferay
3 1 (0.65%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.95%) SSL
3 3 (1.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.30%) MySQL
3 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.65%) DB2
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.65%) Redis
4 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 132 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 109 (70.78%) Selenium
3 81 (52.60%) WebDriver
4 60 (38.96%) JUnit
5 49 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 48 (31.17%) Subversion
7 46 (29.87%) Hudson
8 37 (24.03%) Mockito
9 35 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 35 (22.73%) TeamCity
10 27 (17.53%) SoapUI
11 23 (14.94%) Maven
12 21 (13.64%) Calabash
13 19 (12.34%) eggPlant
13 19 (12.34%) JIRA
14 18 (11.69%) Robotium
15 17 (11.04%) Jenkins
16 12 (7.79%) Capybara
17 11 (7.14%) Eclipse
18 9 (5.84%) Ant
General
1 27 (17.53%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Back Office
5 2 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (48.70%) Developer
2 35 (22.73%) Tester
3 28 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Automation Tester
5 19 (12.34%) Test Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) QA Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Test Leader
7 9 (5.84%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (3.90%) Python Developer
9 5 (3.25%) Agile Tester
9 5 (3.25%) Senior Tester
9 5 (3.25%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.25%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (1.95%) Senior Automation Tester
11 3 (1.95%) QA Leader
11 3 (1.95%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.95%) Architect
12 2 (1.30%) Consultant
12 2 (1.30%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.77%) XML
2 46 (29.87%) Web Services
3 45 (29.22%) HTML
4 35 (22.73%) SOAP
5 33 (21.43%) CSS
6 26 (16.88%) REST
7 13 (8.44%) JSON
7 13 (8.44%) Spring
8 7 (4.55%) RESTful
9 5 (3.25%) Spring MVC
9 5 (3.25%) Ajax
9 5 (3.25%) JMX
9 5 (3.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.25%) XSLT
10 4 (2.60%) Flash
10 4 (2.60%) JMS
10 4 (2.60%) J2EE
10 4 (2.60%) Cocoa
10 4 (2.60%) VXML
10 4 (2.60%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 16 (10.39%) Open Source
4 12 (7.79%) New Media
5 5 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.25%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.60%) IPTV
6 4 (2.60%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.60%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.60%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) Online Games
9 1 (0.65%) Derivative
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.47%) Linux
2 15 (9.74%) UNIX
3 12 (7.79%) Android
3 12 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (81.17%) BDD
2 110 (71.43%) TDD
3 71 (46.10%) Test Automation
4 60 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (38.96%) Scrum
5 49 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (31.17%) SOA
7 37 (24.03%) OO
8 31 (20.13%) Kanban
9 22 (14.29%) User Stories
9 22 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 21 (13.64%) Automation Testing
11 14 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.44%) Extreme Programming
12 13 (8.44%) Pair Programming
13 11 (7.14%) Test Scripting
14 10 (6.49%) Software Engineering
15 8 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (3.90%) MVC
16 6 (3.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (83.77%) Java
2 54 (35.06%) Ruby
3 50 (32.47%) JavaScript
4 27 (17.53%) Python
5 17 (11.04%) SQL
6 15 (9.74%) PHP
7 14 (9.09%) C#
7 14 (9.09%) Scala
8 10 (6.49%) XPath
9 7 (4.55%) Groovy
10 6 (3.90%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.60%) XQuery
11 4 (2.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
12 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) ISEB
2 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
2 8 (5.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 23 (14.94%) Adobe
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle
3 8 (5.19%) VMware
4 5 (3.25%) HP
5 2 (1.30%) Apple
5 2 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.65%) Sybase
6 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
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