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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 487 509 520
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Contract jobs citing JBehave 66 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.080% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 28
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -28.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £353 £175
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +101.42%
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
6182 5455 5595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.90% 11.77% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4045 3493 3374
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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 127 137 196
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 £33.50 £25.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £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 22 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 22 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 +39 51 £450 - 9
South East -6 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 £315 - 2
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 137 (85.09%) Cucumber
2 135 (83.85%) Java
3 130 (80.75%) BDD
4 116 (72.05%) Selenium
5 112 (69.57%) TDD
6 86 (53.42%) WebDriver
7 76 (47.20%) Test Automation
8 65 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (39.75%) Scrum
10 63 (39.13%) JUnit
11 55 (34.16%) Ruby
12 53 (32.92%) XML
13 51 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (31.68%) Git (software)
14 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
14 50 (31.06%) SOA
15 49 (30.43%) Linux
15 49 (30.43%) Subversion
16 48 (29.81%) Web Services
17 46 (28.57%) HTML
17 46 (28.57%) Hudson
18 40 (24.84%) QA
19 37 (22.98%) Mockito
20 36 (22.36%) OO
20 36 (22.36%) SOAP
21 35 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 35 (21.74%) TeamCity
22 34 (21.12%) Kanban
22 34 (21.12%) Enterprise Software
23 33 (20.50%) CSS

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (15.53%) Adobe CQ
2 14 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.62%) Jetty
3 1 (0.62%) Liferay
3 1 (0.62%) OpenCms
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) HTTP
2 4 (2.48%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.86%) Internet
3 3 (1.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.24%) MySQL
3 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.24%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) Redis
4 1 (0.62%) DB2
4 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 137 (85.09%) Cucumber
2 116 (72.05%) Selenium
3 86 (53.42%) WebDriver
4 63 (39.13%) JUnit
5 51 (31.68%) Git (software)
6 49 (30.43%) Subversion
7 46 (28.57%) Hudson
8 37 (22.98%) Mockito
9 35 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 35 (21.74%) TeamCity
10 27 (16.77%) SoapUI
11 24 (14.91%) Calabash
11 24 (14.91%) Maven
12 20 (12.42%) JIRA
12 20 (12.42%) eggPlant
13 18 (11.18%) Jenkins
13 18 (11.18%) Robotium
14 12 (7.45%) Capybara
15 11 (6.83%) Eclipse
16 10 (6.21%) Ant
General
1 31 (19.25%) Finance
2 15 (9.32%) Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.86%) Games
5 2 (1.24%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (48.45%) Developer
2 39 (24.22%) Tester
3 30 (18.63%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.66%) Automation Tester
5 19 (11.80%) Test Engineer
6 11 (6.83%) QA Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Test Leader
8 9 (5.59%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (3.73%) Senior Tester
10 5 (3.11%) QA Automation Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) Agile Tester
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.48%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Senior Automation Tester
12 3 (1.86%) Mobile Tester
12 3 (1.86%) QA Leader
12 3 (1.86%) Architect
13 2 (1.24%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.92%) XML
2 48 (29.81%) Web Services
3 46 (28.57%) HTML
4 36 (22.36%) SOAP
5 33 (20.50%) CSS
6 26 (16.15%) REST
7 14 (8.70%) Spring
8 13 (8.07%) JSON
9 9 (5.59%) RESTful
10 5 (3.11%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.11%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.11%) Ajax
10 5 (3.11%) JMX
10 5 (3.11%) XSLT
11 4 (2.48%) Flash
11 4 (2.48%) J2EE
11 4 (2.48%) JMS
11 4 (2.48%) VXML
11 4 (2.48%) Cocoa
11 4 (2.48%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.12%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 19 (11.80%) Open Source
4 12 (7.45%) New Media
5 6 (3.73%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.11%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.48%) IPTV
7 4 (2.48%) Video on Demand
7 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.86%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.62%) Social Media
10 1 (0.62%) Online Games
10 1 (0.62%) Derivative
10 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.43%) Linux
2 15 (9.32%) UNIX
3 13 (8.07%) Android
3 13 (8.07%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.59%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (80.75%) BDD
2 112 (69.57%) TDD
3 76 (47.20%) Test Automation
4 65 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (39.75%) Scrum
6 51 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (31.06%) SOA
8 36 (22.36%) OO
9 34 (21.12%) Kanban
10 23 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 22 (13.66%) Automation Testing
11 22 (13.66%) User Stories
12 14 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 13 (8.07%) Extreme Programming
14 12 (7.45%) Pair Programming
14 12 (7.45%) Test Scripting
15 11 (6.83%) Software Engineering
16 8 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (3.73%) Regression Testing
17 6 (3.73%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 135 (83.85%) Java
2 55 (34.16%) Ruby
3 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.15%) Python
5 18 (11.18%) SQL
6 15 (9.32%) PHP
7 14 (8.70%) C#
7 14 (8.70%) Scala
8 11 (6.83%) XPath
9 8 (4.97%) Groovy
10 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.11%) XQuery
12 4 (2.48%) Perl
12 4 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
13 1 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) C++
13 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (10.56%) ISEB
2 8 (4.97%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (24.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.62%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 23 (14.29%) Adobe
2 15 (9.32%) Oracle
3 8 (4.97%) VMware
4 5 (3.11%) HP
5 2 (1.24%) Cognos
5 2 (1.24%) Apple
6 1 (0.62%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.62%) Sybase
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago