The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 353 350 384
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 91 70 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 2.27% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 39
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
SpecFlow
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
3790 3085 3149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 13.81% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2794 2152 2329
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in London

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in London

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Histogram in London

SpecFlow
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 SpecFlow within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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 +31 32 £413 -2.94% 4
Canary Wharf +4 2 £531 +6.25%
Westminster - 1 £425 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
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SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow.

1 166 (85.13%) C#
2 131 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (61.54%) .NET
4 119 (61.03%) BDD
5 88 (45.13%) SQL
6 86 (44.10%) TDD
7 73 (37.44%) Selenium
8 67 (34.36%) ASP.NET
9 64 (32.82%) Microsoft
10 62 (31.79%) SQL Server
11 61 (31.28%) Gherkin
11 61 (31.28%) AngularJS
12 60 (30.77%) Scrum
13 58 (29.74%) Finance
14 57 (29.23%) QA
15 55 (28.21%) JavaScript
16 50 (25.64%) MVC
17 48 (24.62%) Banking
18 46 (23.59%) Cucumber
19 45 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 36 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
22 35 (17.95%) Test Scripting
22 35 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (17.95%) Visual Studio
23 32 (16.41%) OO
23 32 (16.41%) Automated Testing
24 31 (15.90%) NUnit
24 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
24 31 (15.90%) WebDriver

SpecFlow
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 8 (4.10%) IIS
2 3 (1.54%) CMS
2 3 (1.54%) Node.js
2 3 (1.54%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.51%) JBoss
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Endur
2 6 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.54%) Sonata
4 3 (1.54%) Tercero
5 2 (1.03%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.51%) BASE24
6 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.13%) GitHub
3 7 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.03%) IaaS
4 2 (1.03%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) AMQP
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (31.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.79%) MongoDB
3 18 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (8.21%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.05%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.51%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.51%) GIS
11 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.51%) Power BI
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 73 (37.44%) Selenium
2 46 (23.59%) Cucumber
3 36 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (17.95%) Visual Studio
5 31 (15.90%) NUnit
5 31 (15.90%) WebDriver
6 27 (13.85%) JIRA
7 22 (11.28%) Protractor
7 22 (11.28%) SoapUI
8 21 (10.77%) Git (software)
8 21 (10.77%) Subversion
8 21 (10.77%) TeamCity
9 20 (10.26%) FitNesse
10 17 (8.72%) Jenkins
11 16 (8.21%) Moq
12 10 (5.13%) Jasmine
12 10 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (3.59%) JUnit
13 7 (3.59%) NSubstitute
14 6 (3.08%) JMeter
General
1 58 (29.74%) Finance
2 48 (24.62%) Banking
3 10 (5.13%) Retail
4 7 (3.59%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.56%) Front Office
6 3 (1.54%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
7 2 (1.03%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (44.62%) Developer
2 58 (29.74%) C# Developer
3 45 (23.08%) Analyst
4 43 (22.05%) Test Analyst
5 28 (14.36%) .NET Developer
5 28 (14.36%) Automation Test Analyst
6 22 (11.28%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (8.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (8.21%) Banking Analyst
9 15 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (7.18%) Tester
11 11 (5.64%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.64%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (5.64%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (5.64%) Test Automation Developer
12 10 (5.13%) Developer in Test
12 10 (5.13%) Web Developer
13 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (61.54%) .NET
2 67 (34.36%) ASP.NET
3 61 (31.28%) AngularJS
3 61 (31.28%) Gherkin
4 45 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 39 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (14.36%) .NET Framework
7 24 (12.31%) Web Services
8 22 (11.28%) WCF
9 18 (9.23%) React
10 17 (8.72%) Reactive Extensions
11 16 (8.21%) SignalR
12 15 (7.69%) Entity Framework
13 13 (6.67%) WPF
13 13 (6.67%) XML
14 12 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (6.15%) RESTful
15 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 10 (5.13%) HTML5
16 10 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.15%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (5.13%) IVR
2 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.62%) Blog
3 9 (4.62%) Fintech
4 8 (4.10%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.10%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.05%) User Experience
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Wiki
8 1 (0.51%) APACS
8 1 (0.51%) Contactless
8 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.51%) EMV
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Equities
8 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.67%) Windows
2 9 (4.62%) Unix
3 2 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (61.03%) BDD
3 86 (44.10%) TDD
4 60 (30.77%) Scrum
5 50 (25.64%) MVC
6 35 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (17.95%) Test Scripting
7 32 (16.41%) Automated Testing
7 32 (16.41%) OO
8 29 (14.87%) Test Automation
9 23 (11.79%) Automation Testing
10 20 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 19 (9.74%) Kanban
11 19 (9.74%) Software Testing
12 18 (9.23%) Microservices
13 15 (7.69%) Complex Event Processing
13 15 (7.69%) Web Development
14 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
14 14 (7.18%) Risk Management
15 13 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 166 (85.13%) C#
2 88 (45.13%) SQL
3 55 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.74%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.72%) Java
6 16 (8.21%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.67%) Ruby
8 6 (3.08%) Python
8 6 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.05%) PHP
9 4 (2.05%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.54%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.03%) XAML
12 1 (0.51%) AWK
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
12 1 (0.51%) sed
12 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (11.79%) ISEB
2 8 (4.10%) ISTQB
2 8 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.51%) MCSA
4 1 (0.51%) MCSE
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (29.23%) QA
2 5 (2.56%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.05%) Puppet
3 2 (1.03%) Ansible
3 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.51%) Kibana
4 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 64 (32.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.08%) HP
3 4 (2.05%) Telerik
4 3 (1.54%) Avaloq
4 3 (1.54%) Informatica
4 3 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle
5 2 (1.03%) SimCorp
5 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.03%) Trayport
6 1 (0.51%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
6 1 (0.51%) Rally
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
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