The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 84 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 21 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.34% - 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.79% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £343 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.10% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
239 186 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.22% 16.59% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 118 77
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -58.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
3 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 21 (60.00%) Oracle
5 20 (57.14%) NUnit
6 19 (54.29%) TDD
6 19 (54.29%) Scrum
7 18 (51.43%) .NET
8 17 (48.57%) C#
8 17 (48.57%) Selenium
8 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
10 14 (40.00%) Gherkin
11 12 (34.29%) BDD
12 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
13 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
13 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
13 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
13 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
13 9 (25.71%) QA
13 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (25.71%) jQuery
13 9 (25.71%) JSON
14 8 (22.86%) MVC
14 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (20.00%) Toad
15 7 (20.00%) JavaScript

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) NUnit
2 17 (48.57%) Selenium
3 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 7 (20.00%) Toad
5 6 (17.14%) WebDriver
6 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (11.43%) TeamCity
8 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
9 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
10 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Tester
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Tester
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Software Tester
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database Developer
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Database Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.86%) QA Leader
10 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (25.71%) JSON
3 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.14%) NHibernate
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) WCF
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.71%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (2.86%) REST
9 1 (2.86%) XML
9 1 (2.86%) XSD
9 1 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) TDD
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) BDD
5 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
7 8 (22.86%) MVC
8 7 (20.00%) SDLC
9 6 (17.14%) Data Mapping
9 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.57%) OO
12 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
13 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
13 1 (2.86%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) HP
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