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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 570 520 514
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -6
Contract jobs citing JBehave 30 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.89% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 37
Average daily rate
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£525 £410 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.04% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £583 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
6791 5708 5806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.79% 11.89% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4610 3816 3311
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 £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 229
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.45 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -24 26 £525 +23.52% 13
Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 85 (88.54%) Java
2 72 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 71 (73.96%) Selenium
4 68 (70.83%) TDD
4 68 (70.83%) BDD
5 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (54.17%) WebDriver
7 37 (38.54%) JUnit
7 37 (38.54%) Linux
7 37 (38.54%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
8 35 (36.46%) Test Automation
9 34 (35.42%) HTML
10 33 (34.38%) XML
11 31 (32.29%) Scrum
12 28 (29.17%) Ruby
12 28 (29.17%) Git (software)
13 27 (28.13%) Hudson
13 27 (28.13%) QA
14 25 (26.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 25 (26.04%) TeamCity
15 24 (25.00%) OO
15 24 (25.00%) CSS
15 24 (25.00%) SOA
16 22 (22.92%) Web Services
16 22 (22.92%) Mockito
17 21 (21.88%) SoapUI
18 20 (20.83%) Adobe CQ
18 20 (20.83%) SOAP
18 20 (20.83%) Finance

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (20.83%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) GitHub
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) DB2
1 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 72 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 71 (73.96%) Selenium
3 52 (54.17%) WebDriver
4 37 (38.54%) JUnit
5 28 (29.17%) Git (software)
6 27 (28.13%) Hudson
7 25 (26.04%) TeamCity
7 25 (26.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (22.92%) Mockito
9 21 (21.88%) SoapUI
10 20 (20.83%) Subversion
11 19 (19.79%) Maven
12 10 (10.42%) JMeter
13 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
14 8 (8.33%) Ant
14 8 (8.33%) JIRA
15 7 (7.29%) FitNesse
15 7 (7.29%) SpecFlow
16 6 (6.25%) Eclipse
17 5 (5.21%) Robotium
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Tester
3 16 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 12 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.42%) HTML
2 33 (34.38%) XML
3 24 (25.00%) CSS
4 22 (22.92%) Web Services
5 20 (20.83%) SOAP
6 10 (10.42%) Spring
7 9 (9.38%) REST
8 7 (7.29%) JSON
8 7 (7.29%) Spring MVC
9 5 (5.21%) XSLT
10 4 (4.17%) JMS
10 4 (4.17%) VXML
10 4 (4.17%) Ajax
10 4 (4.17%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.17%) JSP
10 4 (4.17%) RESTful
10 4 (4.17%) CCXML
11 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.08%) Struts
11 2 (2.08%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (17.71%) Open Source
3 11 (11.46%) New Media
4 5 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.08%) Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) IPTV
8 1 (1.04%) Online Games
8 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.04%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) Windows
3 4 (4.17%) AIX
4 3 (3.13%) Android
4 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.83%) TDD
1 68 (70.83%) BDD
2 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.54%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (36.46%) Test Automation
5 31 (32.29%) Scrum
6 24 (25.00%) OO
6 24 (25.00%) SOA
7 15 (15.63%) Kanban
8 13 (13.54%) Pair Programming
8 13 (13.54%) User Stories
8 13 (13.54%) Automation Testing
9 11 (11.46%) Automated Testing
10 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.38%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.38%) DevOps
12 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.33%) MVC
13 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.21%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (88.54%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.17%) Ruby
4 18 (18.75%) Python
5 14 (14.58%) PHP
6 12 (12.50%) SQL
7 11 (11.46%) C#
8 9 (9.38%) Scala
9 7 (7.29%) Perl
10 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 5 (5.21%) XPath
12 4 (4.17%) Groovy
12 4 (4.17%) C++
13 1 (1.04%) VBScript
13 1 (1.04%) VB
13 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) ISEB
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Puppet
1 6 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Adobe
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (1.04%) SAP
4 1 (1.04%) Cadence
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 25 days ago