The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 24 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.70% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 6.25% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - -
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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 Guildford region.

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.27% 7.84% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 22
Average daily rate £400 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SpecFlow across the Guildford region.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SpecFlow
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL