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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 406 420 405
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Behat 22 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.047% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 6
Median daily rate £420 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £425 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +39.34%
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
6985 7321 7133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.32% 31.33% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5360 5322 5148
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £16.09 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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 +51 6 £400 +14.28% 1
Westminster - 1 £400 -
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (94.44%) BDD
2 32 (88.89%) PHP
3 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
4 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
6 26 (72.22%) HTML
7 23 (63.89%) CSS
7 23 (63.89%) Cucumber
8 20 (55.56%) Sass
8 20 (55.56%) TDD
9 17 (47.22%) CSS3
10 16 (44.44%) MVC
11 13 (36.11%) WebDriver
12 11 (30.56%) HTML5
12 11 (30.56%) Jasmine
12 11 (30.56%) Vagrant
12 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
13 10 (27.78%) XML
13 10 (27.78%) MySQL
13 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.78%) RESTful
14 9 (25.00%) Grunt
14 9 (25.00%) SQL
14 9 (25.00%) Web Services
14 9 (25.00%) Selenium
15 8 (22.22%) WAI
15 8 (22.22%) JIRA
15 8 (22.22%) Scrum
15 8 (22.22%) Laravel
15 8 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement

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 (19.44%) Confluence
2 6 (16.67%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (63.89%) Cucumber
3 13 (36.11%) WebDriver
4 11 (30.56%) Jasmine
4 11 (30.56%) Vagrant
5 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 9 (25.00%) Grunt
6 9 (25.00%) Selenium
7 8 (22.22%) gulp
7 8 (22.22%) JIRA
7 8 (22.22%) Mocha
8 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
8 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
8 4 (11.11%) Subversion
9 3 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (5.56%) Ant
10 2 (5.56%) Appium
10 2 (5.56%) JMeter
10 2 (5.56%) Yeoman
11 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (13.89%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 3 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (8.33%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 23 (63.89%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) Sass
4 17 (47.22%) CSS3
5 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) RESTful
6 10 (27.78%) XML
7 9 (25.00%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 8 (22.22%) Laravel
8 8 (22.22%) Twig
9 7 (19.44%) Symfony
10 6 (16.67%) JSON
10 6 (16.67%) REST
10 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.89%) Zend Framework
12 4 (11.11%) Ajax
12 4 (11.11%) DHTML
12 4 (11.11%) SOAP
12 4 (11.11%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) BDD
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) TDD
4 16 (44.44%) MVC
5 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
6 8 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (19.44%) API Development
7 7 (19.44%) Open Source
7 7 (19.44%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) OO
9 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (13.89%) Web Design
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Validation
10 4 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) PHP
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) Apex Code
5 4 (11.11%) SOQL
5 4 (11.11%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) WAI
2 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Zend
2 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) comScore
3 1 (2.78%) Gigya