The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 414 422 404
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Behat 14 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.047% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 14
Median daily rate £338 £363 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £326 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £409 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £376 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Behat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7354 7405 7325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.17% 31.42% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 5397 5229
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 51 42
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Behat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in London

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in London

Behat
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 4 £388 +10.71%
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Behat 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 London region with a requirement for Behat.

1 34 (97.14%) BDD
2 31 (88.57%) PHP
3 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (82.86%) Git (software)
5 27 (77.14%) HTML
6 25 (71.43%) CSS
7 23 (65.71%) TDD
8 22 (62.86%) Cucumber
9 19 (54.29%) Sass
10 18 (51.43%) MVC
11 17 (48.57%) CSS3
12 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
12 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
13 11 (31.43%) Jasmine
13 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
13 11 (31.43%) MySQL
14 10 (28.57%) OO
14 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 10 (28.57%) Vagrant
15 9 (25.71%) RESTful
15 9 (25.71%) HTML5
15 9 (25.71%) SQL
15 9 (25.71%) XML
15 9 (25.71%) Scrum
16 8 (22.86%) Ajax
16 8 (22.86%) Degree
16 8 (22.86%) WAI
16 8 (22.86%) JIRA
16 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.43%) GIS
5 2 (5.71%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Git (software)
2 22 (62.86%) Cucumber
3 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
4 11 (31.43%) Jasmine
5 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 10 (28.57%) Vagrant
6 8 (22.86%) Grunt
6 8 (22.86%) gulp
6 8 (22.86%) JIRA
6 8 (22.86%) Mocha
7 6 (17.14%) Selenium
8 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
8 4 (11.43%) Subversion
9 3 (8.57%) Ant
9 3 (8.57%) Appium
9 3 (8.57%) JMeter
9 3 (8.57%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (5.71%) Yeoman
11 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 3 (8.57%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (8.57%) HTML Developer
7 3 (8.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) Sass
4 17 (48.57%) CSS3
5 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
6 9 (25.71%) RESTful
6 9 (25.71%) XML
7 8 (22.86%) Ajax
7 8 (22.86%) Twig
7 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) Laravel
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.29%) JSON
9 5 (14.29%) Symfony
10 4 (11.43%) DHTML
10 4 (11.43%) LESS
10 4 (11.43%) SOAP
10 4 (11.43%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) CentOS
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) BDD
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) TDD
4 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
6 10 (28.57%) OO
7 9 (25.71%) Scrum
8 8 (22.86%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.00%) API Development
9 7 (20.00%) Open Source
9 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (14.29%) OO PHP
10 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (14.29%) Web Design
10 5 (14.29%) Web Development
11 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (11.43%) Data Management
11 4 (11.43%) Validation
11 4 (11.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) PHP
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Apex Code
5 4 (11.43%) SOQL
5 4 (11.43%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) WAI
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (11.43%) Zend
2 1 (2.86%) comScore
2 1 (2.86%) Gigya