The first table below looks at the demand for JBehave 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 JBehave over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 326 366 407
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +41
Contract jobs citing JBehave 86 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% 0.85% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 16 8
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.45% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JBehave
England

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in London

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in London

JBehave
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBehave across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in London

JBehave
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 JBehave within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 21 £475 +18.75% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
JBehave
England

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 124 (82.12%) Java
2 113 (74.83%) Cucumber
3 111 (73.51%) BDD
4 105 (69.54%) Selenium
5 90 (59.60%) TDD
6 88 (58.28%) WebDriver
7 78 (51.66%) Test Automation
8 62 (41.06%) Web Services
8 62 (41.06%) Ruby
8 62 (41.06%) Scrum
9 56 (37.09%) SOAP
9 56 (37.09%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (32.45%) XML
11 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
12 48 (31.79%) Mobile App
13 46 (30.46%) SOA
13 46 (30.46%) Subversion
14 43 (28.48%) JUnit
15 40 (26.49%) Automated Testing
16 37 (24.50%) HTML
16 37 (24.50%) REST
17 36 (23.84%) Jenkins
18 35 (23.18%) Calabash
18 35 (23.18%) Maven
19 31 (20.53%) Banking
19 31 (20.53%) Hudson
20 30 (19.87%) Kanban
20 30 (19.87%) SQL
20 30 (19.87%) Linux

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.95%) CMS
2 10 (6.62%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.66%) Liferay
3 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.66%) Jetty
3 1 (0.66%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.66%) OpenCms
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) Internet
2 4 (2.65%) HTTP
3 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.99%) DB2
3 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.32%) OLAP
3 2 (1.32%) MySQL
3 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.32%) Big Data
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 113 (74.83%) Cucumber
2 105 (69.54%) Selenium
3 88 (58.28%) WebDriver
4 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
5 46 (30.46%) Subversion
6 43 (28.48%) JUnit
7 36 (23.84%) Jenkins
8 35 (23.18%) Calabash
8 35 (23.18%) Maven
9 31 (20.53%) Hudson
10 27 (17.88%) SoapUI
11 25 (16.56%) Mockito
12 24 (15.89%) Ant
13 22 (14.57%) JIRA
14 20 (13.25%) CruiseControl
15 18 (11.92%) TeamCity
15 18 (11.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 17 (11.26%) Capybara
17 16 (10.60%) eggPlant
18 15 (9.93%) Robotium
General
1 31 (20.53%) Banking
2 29 (19.21%) Finance
3 9 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.99%) Games
4 3 (1.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) Front Office
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (46.36%) Developer
2 32 (21.19%) Tester
3 27 (17.88%) Java Developer
4 24 (15.89%) Test Engineer
5 18 (11.92%) Automation Tester
6 10 (6.62%) Senior Tester
7 8 (5.30%) Test Leader
7 8 (5.30%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (4.64%) QA Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.65%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.65%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.65%) Analyst
10 4 (2.65%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (2.65%) Agile Tester
11 3 (1.99%) Scala Developer
11 3 (1.99%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.99%) Senior Developer
11 3 (1.99%) Lead Developer
11 3 (1.99%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.06%) Web Services
2 56 (37.09%) SOAP
3 49 (32.45%) XML
4 37 (24.50%) HTML
4 37 (24.50%) REST
5 21 (13.91%) CSS
6 20 (13.25%) RESTful
7 18 (11.92%) JSON
8 7 (4.64%) Spring
9 5 (3.31%) HTML5
9 5 (3.31%) J2EE
10 3 (1.99%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (1.99%) WSDL
10 3 (1.99%) Flash
10 3 (1.99%) Cocoa
11 2 (1.32%) Ajax
11 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.32%) JSP
11 2 (1.32%) XSLT
11 2 (1.32%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (31.79%) Mobile App
2 24 (15.89%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (11.26%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (4.64%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.64%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.97%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.65%) Open Source
7 3 (1.99%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.99%) IPTV
7 3 (1.99%) Derivative
8 1 (0.66%) Social Media
8 1 (0.66%) New Media
8 1 (0.66%) Equities
8 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.87%) Linux
2 16 (10.60%) Apple iOS
2 16 (10.60%) Android
3 15 (9.93%) UNIX
4 9 (5.96%) Windows
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (73.51%) BDD
2 90 (59.60%) TDD
3 78 (51.66%) Test Automation
4 62 (41.06%) Scrum
5 56 (37.09%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (30.46%) SOA
8 40 (26.49%) Automated Testing
9 30 (19.87%) Kanban
10 18 (11.92%) Automation Testing
10 18 (11.92%) Extreme Programming
10 18 (11.92%) OO
11 14 (9.27%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.61%) Test Scripting
13 12 (7.95%) User Stories
13 12 (7.95%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (3.97%) Regression Testing
16 5 (3.31%) Integration Testing
16 5 (3.31%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 124 (82.12%) Java
2 62 (41.06%) Ruby
3 30 (19.87%) SQL
4 29 (19.21%) JavaScript
5 26 (17.22%) Python
6 17 (11.26%) XPath
6 17 (11.26%) Scala
7 15 (9.93%) Groovy
7 15 (9.93%) XQuery
8 5 (3.31%) Perl
8 5 (3.31%) PHP
9 3 (1.99%) C#
9 3 (1.99%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.66%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) ISEB
2 8 (5.30%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.31%) Degree
4 2 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 20 (13.25%) Oracle
2 11 (7.28%) VMware
3 9 (5.96%) Adobe
4 6 (3.97%) HP
5 2 (1.32%) Cognos
5 2 (1.32%) Apple
6 1 (0.66%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.66%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.66%) JBoss
6 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.66%) Sybase
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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