The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - 110 -
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £348 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
RSpec
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
320 315 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.53% 14.98% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 196 182
Median daily rate £378 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.00 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing RSpec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RSpec
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

RSpec
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RSpec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 3 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capistrano