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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 397 404 418
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing Behat 20 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.071% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £305 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -2.43%
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
6953 6947 7123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.07% 30.70% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5355 4985 5234
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 46 18
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.18 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +48 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Westminster - 1 £400 -
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 36 (90.00%) BDD
2 35 (87.50%) PHP
3 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
4 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (72.50%) HTML
6 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
7 23 (57.50%) Cucumber
7 23 (57.50%) CSS
8 21 (52.50%) TDD
9 20 (50.00%) Sass
10 19 (47.50%) MVC
11 16 (40.00%) CSS3
12 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
13 12 (30.00%) MySQL
13 12 (30.00%) RESTful
13 12 (30.00%) Front End Development
14 11 (27.50%) HTML5
14 11 (27.50%) Laravel
14 11 (27.50%) Jasmine
14 11 (27.50%) Vagrant
15 10 (25.00%) XML
15 10 (25.00%) Selenium
16 9 (22.50%) Symfony
16 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (22.50%) SQL
16 9 (22.50%) Grunt
16 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
16 9 (22.50%) JIRA
17 8 (20.00%) Mocha
17 8 (20.00%) 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 (17.50%) Confluence
2 5 (12.50%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
2 23 (57.50%) Cucumber
3 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 11 (27.50%) Jasmine
4 11 (27.50%) Vagrant
5 10 (25.00%) Selenium
6 9 (22.50%) Grunt
6 9 (22.50%) JIRA
7 8 (20.00%) gulp
7 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (20.00%) Mocha
8 5 (12.50%) PHPUnit
8 5 (12.50%) Subversion
9 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (7.50%) Yeoman
11 1 (2.50%) Appium
11 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.50%) Bower
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (17.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Tester
8 3 (7.50%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (7.50%) HTML Developer
8 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) QA Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) CSS
3 20 (50.00%) Sass
4 16 (40.00%) CSS3
5 12 (30.00%) RESTful
6 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) Laravel
7 10 (25.00%) XML
8 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
8 9 (22.50%) Symfony
9 8 (20.00%) Twig
10 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) Zend Framework
12 5 (12.50%) JSON
12 5 (12.50%) REST
13 4 (10.00%) Ajax
13 4 (10.00%) jQuery
13 4 (10.00%) LESS
13 4 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) CentOS
3 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) BDD
2 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) TDD
4 19 (47.50%) MVC
5 12 (30.00%) Front End Development
6 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 8 (20.00%) Web Development
8 7 (17.50%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.00%) API Development
9 6 (15.00%) Open Source
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
10 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.00%) OOD
11 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (10.00%) Validation
11 4 (10.00%) Web Design
11 4 (10.00%) Workflow
12 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) PHP
2 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) Apex Code
5 4 (10.00%) SOQL
5 4 (10.00%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) WAI
2 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Zend
2 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) comScore
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