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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 541 488 467
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -21
Contract jobs citing JBehave 48 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 1.30% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 63 47
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£423 £420 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £367 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +29.16%
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
6641 5443 5392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 11.52% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 3566 3365
Average daily rate £405 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 125 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -13 39 £425 +1.19% 8
East of England - 6 £400 - 1
South East -23 1 £525 +33.33%
West Midlands - - - - 1
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JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (89.86%) Java
2 49 (71.01%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (63.77%) Selenium
4 42 (60.87%) Cucumber
4 42 (60.87%) BDD
5 37 (53.62%) TDD
6 30 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (42.03%) WebDriver
8 28 (40.58%) JUnit
9 27 (39.13%) Scrum
10 23 (33.33%) XML
11 22 (31.88%) HTML
12 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
12 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
13 20 (28.99%) QA
13 20 (28.99%) Maven
13 20 (28.99%) SQL
13 20 (28.99%) Web Services
14 19 (27.54%) Linux
15 18 (26.09%) SOAP
16 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
17 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
17 16 (23.19%) Hudson
18 15 (21.74%) Kanban
18 15 (21.74%) Ruby
19 14 (20.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 14 (20.29%) Python
20 13 (18.84%) Ant
20 13 (18.84%) Finance
21 12 (17.39%) JSON

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (11.59%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) GitHub
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) DB2
1 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (63.77%) Selenium
2 42 (60.87%) Cucumber
3 29 (42.03%) WebDriver
4 28 (40.58%) JUnit
5 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 20 (28.99%) Maven
7 16 (23.19%) Hudson
8 14 (20.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (18.84%) Ant
10 11 (15.94%) SoapUI
10 11 (15.94%) TeamCity
10 11 (15.94%) Eclipse
11 10 (14.49%) JMeter
11 10 (14.49%) JIRA
11 10 (14.49%) Subversion
12 9 (13.04%) IntelliJ
13 8 (11.59%) Mockito
14 7 (10.14%) TestNG
15 6 (8.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Agile Tester
9 2 (2.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) XML
2 22 (31.88%) HTML
3 20 (28.99%) Web Services
4 18 (26.09%) SOAP
5 12 (17.39%) JSON
5 12 (17.39%) REST
6 10 (14.49%) CSS
7 9 (13.04%) Spring
8 7 (10.14%) JDBC
8 7 (10.14%) JSP
9 6 (8.70%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.80%) RESTful
11 3 (4.35%) Ajax
11 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.35%) Struts
11 3 (4.35%) XSLT
12 2 (2.90%) J2EE
12 2 (2.90%) JMS
12 2 (2.90%) Struts2
12 2 (2.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Open Source
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) AIX
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (71.01%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.87%) BDD
3 37 (53.62%) TDD
4 30 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.13%) Scrum
6 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
7 15 (21.74%) Kanban
8 10 (14.49%) OO
8 10 (14.49%) DevOps
9 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
9 9 (13.04%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (13.04%) SOA
10 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.59%) Automated Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.14%) Content Management
11 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
11 7 (10.14%) MVC
12 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.70%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (89.86%) Java
2 20 (28.99%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.74%) Ruby
5 14 (20.29%) Python
6 10 (14.49%) Scala
7 9 (13.04%) Perl
8 6 (8.70%) Groovy
9 5 (7.25%) C++
10 3 (4.35%) C#
10 3 (4.35%) PHP
11 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.45%) XPath
11 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) ISEB
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Puppet
1 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Adobe
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (1.45%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Cadence
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
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