The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 109 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.068% 1.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 8.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
SpecFlow
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
319 244 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.54% 15.80% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 192 118
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SpecFlow
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) C

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB