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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 549 552 491
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -61
Contract jobs citing JBehave 53 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.61% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 65
Average daily rate £425 £423 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £343 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £401 £328
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +22.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7055 6386 5319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 13.61% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4768 4358 3425
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 116 118
Average hourly rate £41.80 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £46.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 31 £425 - 7
South East +9 8 £493 -6.19%
South West - 7 £381 -
North West - 6 £463 -
East of England +1 1 £425 +6.25% 1
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 90 (84.11%) Java
2 78 (72.90%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (67.29%) Cucumber
4 67 (62.62%) BDD
5 52 (48.60%) Selenium
6 40 (37.38%) TDD
7 38 (35.51%) Scrum
7 38 (35.51%) Test Automation
8 33 (30.84%) QA
9 31 (28.97%) SQL
9 31 (28.97%) OO
10 29 (27.10%) JIRA
11 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (26.17%) JUnit
12 27 (25.23%) Banking
13 26 (24.30%) JavaScript
14 24 (22.43%) Jenkins
15 23 (21.50%) Git (software)
16 22 (20.56%) Maven
17 21 (19.63%) HTML
17 21 (19.63%) WebDriver
18 20 (18.69%) Finance
19 19 (17.76%) Spring
19 19 (17.76%) Web Services
20 16 (14.95%) Python
20 16 (14.95%) Open Source
21 15 (14.02%) Java EE
21 15 (14.02%) Appium
22 14 (13.08%) TeamCity
22 14 (13.08%) CSS

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (8.41%) JBoss
2 5 (4.67%) CMS
2 5 (4.67%) Confluence
3 4 (3.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
1 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) GIS
3 8 (7.48%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.74%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.80%) QGIS
6 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.80%) VoltDB
7 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.87%) DB2
7 2 (1.87%) OLTP
8 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 72 (67.29%) Cucumber
2 52 (48.60%) Selenium
3 29 (27.10%) JIRA
4 28 (26.17%) JUnit
5 24 (22.43%) Jenkins
6 23 (21.50%) Git (software)
7 22 (20.56%) Maven
8 21 (19.63%) WebDriver
9 15 (14.02%) Appium
10 14 (13.08%) TeamCity
11 13 (12.15%) JMeter
12 10 (9.35%) Gradle
13 9 (8.41%) FitNesse
14 8 (7.48%) Calabash
14 8 (7.48%) Mockito
14 8 (7.48%) SoapUI
14 8 (7.48%) Subversion
15 7 (6.54%) Mercurial
15 7 (6.54%) SpecFlow
15 7 (6.54%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (25.23%) Banking
2 20 (18.69%) Finance
3 7 (6.54%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Front Office
5 2 (1.87%) Games
5 2 (1.87%) International Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (42.99%) Developer
2 38 (35.51%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.15%) Developer in Test
3 13 (12.15%) QA Engineer
3 13 (12.15%) Tester
4 12 (11.21%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Test Specialist
6 10 (9.35%) Architect
6 10 (9.35%) Java Architect
7 9 (8.41%) GIS Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Automation Specialist
8 8 (7.48%) Test Automation Specialist
9 7 (6.54%) Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.61%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (5.61%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.67%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.63%) HTML
2 19 (17.76%) Spring
2 19 (17.76%) Web Services
3 15 (14.02%) Java EE
4 14 (13.08%) CSS
4 14 (13.08%) Hibernate
5 11 (10.28%) HTML5
5 11 (10.28%) REST
6 10 (9.35%) AngularJS
6 10 (9.35%) XML
7 9 (8.41%) PostGIS
8 7 (6.54%) .NET
8 7 (6.54%) CSS3
8 7 (6.54%) jQuery
8 7 (6.54%) JSON
9 6 (5.61%) Gherkin
9 6 (5.61%) Leaflet
9 6 (5.61%) SOAP
10 5 (4.67%) J2EE
10 5 (4.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.54%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (5.61%) Derivative
4 5 (4.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.74%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (3.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.87%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.87%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) Unix
4 5 (4.67%) Android
4 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (72.90%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (62.62%) BDD
3 40 (37.38%) TDD
4 38 (35.51%) Scrum
4 38 (35.51%) Test Automation
5 31 (28.97%) OO
6 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.95%) Open Source
8 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
9 11 (10.28%) Multithreading
9 11 (10.28%) Regression Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Automation Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Kanban
11 9 (8.41%) OOD
11 9 (8.41%) SDLC
11 9 (8.41%) User Stories
12 8 (7.48%) Microservices
12 8 (7.48%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (7.48%) Performance Testing
12 8 (7.48%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (84.11%) Java
2 31 (28.97%) SQL
3 26 (24.30%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.95%) Python
5 9 (8.41%) Scala
6 8 (7.48%) C++
7 6 (5.61%) C#
8 5 (4.67%) Ruby
8 5 (4.67%) VBA
9 4 (3.74%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) Degree
3 5 (4.67%) ISEB
4 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (30.84%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SDET
3 1 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.93%) EMIR
3 1 (0.93%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.80%) MOM
3 2 (1.87%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle
2 6 (5.61%) ESRI
3 4 (3.74%) Google
3 4 (3.74%) HP
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Solace
5 2 (1.87%) Calypso
5 2 (1.87%) Perforce
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
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