The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 375 384 366
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Behat 16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.041% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
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£400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £238 -
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Behat
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3108 2881 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.80% 13.16% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2380 2093 1868
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Behat across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 2 £365 -2.66% 4
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Behat 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 Behat.

1 36 (94.74%) PHP
2 27 (71.05%) BDD
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 13 (34.21%) Scrum
6 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 11 (28.95%) Selenium
7 11 (28.95%) PHPUnit
7 11 (28.95%) Cucumber
7 11 (28.95%) TDD
7 11 (28.95%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
10 8 (21.05%) Ruby
10 8 (21.05%) Laravel
10 8 (21.05%) Zend
11 7 (18.42%) Symfony
11 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
11 7 (18.42%) Java
12 6 (15.79%) SQL
12 6 (15.79%) MySQL
12 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
12 6 (15.79%) Web Development
12 6 (15.79%) Sass
12 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
12 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (15.79%) HTML5
12 6 (15.79%) jQuery

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Behat 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 Behat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) nginx
1 1 (2.63%) WordPress
1 1 (2.63%) Drupal
1 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 11 (28.95%) PHPUnit
2 11 (28.95%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.16%) Hudson
5 4 (10.53%) JMeter
5 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.89%) Mercurial
6 3 (7.89%) Subversion
7 2 (5.26%) JIRA
7 2 (5.26%) RSpec
8 1 (2.63%) Yeoman
8 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Tester
4 7 (18.42%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) Laravel
4 7 (18.42%) Symfony
4 7 (18.42%) Gherkin
5 6 (15.79%) Sass
5 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (15.79%) HTML5
5 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 5 (13.16%) RESTful
7 4 (10.53%) Yii
7 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.89%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (7.89%) XML
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) Ajax
9 2 (5.26%) LAMP
9 2 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (5.26%) OAuth
10 1 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Interactive TV
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Social Network
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.53%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) BDD
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Scrum
4 11 (28.95%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) OO
6 9 (23.68%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Web Development
8 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.89%) OOP
9 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) SOA
9 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Microservices
10 2 (5.26%) Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) System Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) PHP
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Ruby
4 7 (18.42%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PHP5
7 1 (2.63%) Golang
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Capistrano
1 4 (10.53%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Zend
2 2 (5.26%) SendGrid
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
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