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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behat
England / London
Rank 392 402 388
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Behat 12 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 13
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6811 6702 6298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.01% 31.68% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5121 4952 4642
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £22.62 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £52.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Behat across the London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Behat Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 -3 2 £350 -12.50%
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 21 (87.50%) PHP
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) Web Development
4 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) BDD
5 12 (50.00%) Drupal
5 12 (50.00%) QA
6 10 (41.67%) PHPUnit
7 9 (37.50%) TDD
7 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 9 (37.50%) MySQL
8 8 (33.33%) RESTful
8 8 (33.33%) HTML5
8 8 (33.33%) CSS3
8 8 (33.33%) Sass
9 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) LAMP
10 6 (25.00%) B2B
10 6 (25.00%) B2C
10 6 (25.00%) OOP
10 6 (25.00%) Apache
10 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
10 6 (25.00%) Kanban
10 6 (25.00%) PHP 5
10 6 (25.00%) Zend
10 6 (25.00%) Zend Framework
10 6 (25.00%) Jasmine

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 12 (50.00%) Drupal
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) PHPUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
4 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Appium
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Drupal Developer
3 7 (29.17%) PHP Developer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) CSS3
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
4 8 (33.33%) RESTful
4 8 (33.33%) Sass
5 7 (29.17%) LAMP
6 6 (25.00%) RequireJS
6 6 (25.00%) Zend Framework
7 5 (20.83%) Node.js
8 2 (8.33%) Symfony
9 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) BDD
2 13 (54.17%) Web Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (25.00%) B2B
5 6 (25.00%) B2C
5 6 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 6 (25.00%) Kanban
5 6 (25.00%) OOP
5 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) QA Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) PHP 5
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) Pardot
2 1 (4.17%) PayPal
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) SAP