The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 364 349 341
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing JBehave 39 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 2.28% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 36
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£423 £420 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £374 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.25% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
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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
3387 2978 2790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.88% 12.51% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2628 2182 2011
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +1 14 £400 -23.80% 6
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
JBehave
England

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (69.09%) Cucumber
3 38 (69.09%) BDD
4 37 (67.27%) Selenium
5 31 (56.36%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (54.55%) TDD
7 25 (45.45%) WebDriver
8 22 (40.00%) JUnit
9 21 (38.18%) Scrum
9 21 (38.18%) SQL
9 21 (38.18%) XML
9 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
10 19 (34.55%) QA
11 17 (30.91%) Linux
11 17 (30.91%) HTML
11 17 (30.91%) SOAP
11 17 (30.91%) Web Services
11 17 (30.91%) Hudson
12 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
13 15 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
14 14 (25.45%) Python
15 13 (23.64%) Finance
15 13 (23.64%) Kanban
16 12 (21.82%) JSON
16 12 (21.82%) Ruby
16 12 (21.82%) Maven
17 11 (20.00%) JIRA
17 11 (20.00%) Scala

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (14.55%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) DB2
2 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (69.09%) Cucumber
2 37 (67.27%) Selenium
3 25 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 22 (40.00%) JUnit
5 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
6 17 (30.91%) Hudson
7 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 15 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (21.82%) Maven
9 11 (20.00%) JIRA
9 11 (20.00%) TeamCity
9 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 10 (18.18%) Subversion
11 8 (14.55%) TestNG
11 8 (14.55%) Mockito
12 7 (12.73%) JMeter
12 7 (12.73%) Ant
13 6 (10.91%) LoadRunner
13 6 (10.91%) Capybara
14 5 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) XML
2 17 (30.91%) Web Services
2 17 (30.91%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) SOAP
3 12 (21.82%) JSON
4 11 (20.00%) REST
5 8 (14.55%) Spring
6 7 (12.73%) CSS
6 7 (12.73%) JSP
7 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
8 4 (7.27%) RESTful
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.64%) JMS
10 2 (3.64%) HTML5
10 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.82%) jQuery
11 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Open Source
2 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Equities
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (69.09%) BDD
3 31 (56.36%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (54.55%) TDD
5 21 (38.18%) Scrum
6 13 (23.64%) Kanban
7 10 (18.18%) OO
7 10 (18.18%) DevOps
8 9 (16.36%) SOA
8 9 (16.36%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
9 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.73%) Content Management
10 7 (12.73%) V-Model
10 7 (12.73%) Use Case
10 7 (12.73%) MVC
11 6 (10.91%) Security Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.45%) Python
5 12 (21.82%) Ruby
6 11 (20.00%) Scala
7 9 (16.36%) Perl
8 7 (12.73%) Groovy
9 5 (9.09%) C++
10 3 (5.45%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) XPath
11 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
1 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Adobe
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Splunk
4 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) VMware