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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 354 356 362
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 76 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 2.20% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 42
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
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
3744 3045 3134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 13.66% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2766 2146 2331
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 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 27 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 +32 27 £425 +1.19% 3
Canary Wharf +6 2 £531 +6.25%
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 137 (83.54%) C#
2 115 (70.12%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (59.76%) .NET
4 90 (54.88%) BDD
5 70 (42.68%) SQL
6 63 (38.41%) Selenium
7 61 (37.20%) TDD
8 56 (34.15%) SQL Server
8 56 (34.15%) QA
9 53 (32.32%) ASP.NET
9 53 (32.32%) Scrum
10 52 (31.71%) Finance
11 51 (31.10%) Gherkin
12 50 (30.49%) Microsoft
13 45 (27.44%) Banking
14 41 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 38 (23.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (21.95%) MVC
16 36 (21.95%) JavaScript
17 35 (21.34%) NUnit
18 34 (20.73%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (19.51%) Visual Studio
19 32 (19.51%) Cucumber
20 30 (18.29%) Test Scripting
21 29 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (17.68%) WebDriver
22 28 (17.07%) .NET Framework
23 26 (15.85%) JIRA
24 25 (15.24%) Automated Testing
24 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC

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 10 (6.10%) IIS
2 3 (1.83%) CMS
2 3 (1.83%) Node.js
2 3 (1.83%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.83%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.61%) Confluence
3 1 (0.61%) Drupal
3 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Office
2 2 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Endur
2 3 (1.83%) Sonata
2 3 (1.83%) Tercero
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) BASE24
4 1 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.44%) GitHub
3 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) AMQP
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
1 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.44%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.22%) OLAP
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) GIS
11 1 (0.61%) Power BI
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 63 (38.41%) Selenium
2 35 (21.34%) NUnit
3 34 (20.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (19.51%) Cucumber
4 32 (19.51%) Visual Studio
5 29 (17.68%) WebDriver
6 26 (15.85%) JIRA
7 23 (14.02%) Protractor
8 22 (13.41%) SoapUI
9 18 (10.98%) TeamCity
10 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
11 15 (9.15%) FitNesse
11 15 (9.15%) Jasmine
11 15 (9.15%) Subversion
12 12 (7.32%) Git (software)
13 11 (6.71%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (6.10%) JUnit
14 10 (6.10%) Moq
15 7 (4.27%) NSubstitute
16 6 (3.66%) JMeter
General
1 52 (31.71%) Finance
2 45 (27.44%) Banking
3 14 (8.54%) Retail
4 8 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Front Office
6 3 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.22%) Law
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (42.68%) Developer
2 43 (26.22%) Analyst
3 41 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 38 (23.17%) C# Developer
5 28 (17.07%) .NET Developer
5 28 (17.07%) Automation Test Analyst
6 17 (10.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (9.76%) Banking Analyst
8 12 (7.32%) Tester
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.10%) QA Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) Test Automation Developer
11 9 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (59.76%) .NET
2 53 (32.32%) ASP.NET
3 51 (31.10%) Gherkin
4 41 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 38 (23.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (17.07%) .NET Framework
7 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (13.41%) WCF
8 22 (13.41%) Web Services
9 14 (8.54%) WPF
10 12 (7.32%) Entity Framework
10 12 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (6.71%) XML
12 10 (6.10%) CSS
13 9 (5.49%) React
14 8 (4.88%) jQuery
14 8 (4.88%) NHibernate
14 8 (4.88%) Reactive Extensions
14 8 (4.88%) RESTful
15 7 (4.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.32%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (4.88%) IVR
3 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Smartcard
5 5 (3.05%) Fintech
6 4 (2.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.83%) Blog
8 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.22%) Wiki
9 1 (0.61%) APACS
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Contactless
9 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.61%) EMV
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.10%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (70.12%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (54.88%) BDD
3 61 (37.20%) TDD
4 53 (32.32%) Scrum
5 36 (21.95%) MVC
6 30 (18.29%) Test Scripting
7 29 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (15.24%) Automated Testing
8 25 (15.24%) Test Automation
9 24 (14.63%) OO
10 23 (14.02%) Unit Testing
11 22 (13.41%) Automation Testing
12 18 (10.98%) Microservices
13 17 (10.37%) Software Testing
14 15 (9.15%) E-Commerce
15 14 (8.54%) DevOps
15 14 (8.54%) Kanban
15 14 (8.54%) Risk Management
16 13 (7.93%) Software Engineering
16 13 (7.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (83.54%) C#
2 70 (42.68%) SQL
3 36 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.59%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.93%) Java
7 5 (3.05%) Ruby
7 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.44%) MATLAB
8 4 (2.44%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.83%) Python
10 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) Scala
11 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) ISEB
2 6 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (0.61%) MCSA
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (34.15%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.22%) Ansible
2 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
3 1 (0.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 50 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) HP
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle
3 4 (2.44%) Telerik
4 3 (1.83%) Avaloq
5 2 (1.22%) Informatica
5 2 (1.22%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.22%) Trayport
6 1 (0.61%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.61%) Rally
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
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