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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
England / London
Rank 327 296 327
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 71 120 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.57% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 3.74% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 86 63
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £345 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 - £30.00

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
3455 3212 3169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.80% 15.33% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 2398 2452
Median daily rate £475 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Median hourly rate £46.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £60.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 17 £425 -5.55% 3
Canary Wharf +1 2 £500 +42.85%
Greenwich - 2 £392 - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 121 (85.21%) C#
2 92 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (64.08%) BDD
4 90 (63.38%) Selenium
5 78 (54.93%) .NET
6 67 (47.18%) TDD
7 57 (40.14%) SQL
8 52 (36.62%) SQL Server
9 49 (34.51%) NUnit
10 47 (33.10%) WebDriver
11 43 (30.28%) Cucumber
12 42 (29.58%) QA
13 35 (24.65%) JavaScript
14 33 (23.24%) ASP.NET
15 32 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (20.42%) Java
18 28 (19.72%) Scrum
19 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
19 27 (19.01%) Test Automation
20 25 (17.61%) Team Foundation Server
20 25 (17.61%) Finance
21 24 (16.90%) Automation Testing
21 24 (16.90%) AngularJS
22 22 (15.49%) NoSQL
22 22 (15.49%) TeamCity
23 21 (14.79%) Git (software)
23 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
24 20 (14.08%) .NET Framework
24 20 (14.08%) OO

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 3 (2.11%) Confluence
1 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.11%) PaaS
6 2 (1.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.15%) AMQP
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.49%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.52%) MySQL
6 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.82%) Big Data
7 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.82%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.11%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 90 (63.38%) Selenium
2 49 (34.51%) NUnit
3 47 (33.10%) WebDriver
4 43 (30.28%) Cucumber
5 25 (17.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (15.49%) TeamCity
7 21 (14.79%) Git (software)
8 18 (12.68%) MSTest
8 18 (12.68%) Visual Studio
9 16 (11.27%) Subversion
10 14 (9.86%) JIRA
10 14 (9.86%) SoapUI
11 11 (7.75%) JMeter
11 11 (7.75%) JUnit
11 11 (7.75%) LoadRunner
11 11 (7.75%) Zephyr
12 9 (6.34%) HP UFT
12 9 (6.34%) Sahi
12 9 (6.34%) WATIR
13 8 (5.63%) Moq
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Banking
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Back Office
5 2 (1.41%) Front Office
5 2 (1.41%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Military
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (35.92%) Developer
2 38 (26.76%) C# Developer
3 28 (19.72%) Tester
4 25 (17.61%) .NET Developer
4 25 (17.61%) Automation Tester
5 24 (16.90%) Analyst
6 20 (14.08%) Test Analyst
7 18 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.15%) Automation Test Analyst
9 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Azure Developer
9 12 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.75%) Angular Developer
11 9 (6.34%) Developer in Test
11 9 (6.34%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (6.34%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (6.34%) Test Engineer
11 9 (6.34%) WPF Developer
12 8 (5.63%) C# WPF Developer
12 8 (5.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (54.93%) .NET
2 33 (23.24%) ASP.NET
3 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (16.90%) AngularJS
5 20 (14.08%) .NET Framework
6 19 (13.38%) SOAP
7 18 (12.68%) NancyFx
7 18 (12.68%) Web Services
7 18 (12.68%) WPF
8 17 (11.97%) React
9 16 (11.27%) HTML
10 15 (10.56%) SignalR
11 14 (9.86%) MSMQ
11 14 (9.86%) Reactive Extensions
11 14 (9.86%) RESTful
12 13 (9.15%) Angular 2
12 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (9.15%) WebSockets
12 13 (9.15%) XML
13 12 (8.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Fintech
2 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.41%) BBC
3 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.41%) IVR
3 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.41%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.70%) Blog
4 1 (0.70%) Clustering
4 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.70%) Equities
4 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.70%) iPad
4 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.68%) Windows
2 9 (6.34%) Unix
3 2 (1.41%) Android
3 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (64.08%) BDD
3 67 (47.18%) TDD
4 28 (19.72%) Scrum
5 27 (19.01%) Test Automation
6 24 (16.90%) Automation Testing
7 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (14.08%) OO
9 19 (13.38%) DevOps
9 19 (13.38%) Microservices
9 19 (13.38%) OOP
10 17 (11.97%) Automated Testing
10 17 (11.97%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.97%) MVVM
11 16 (11.27%) MVC
11 16 (11.27%) SOLID
12 15 (10.56%) Test Scripting
13 14 (9.86%) Agile Testing
14 13 (9.15%) Kanban
15 10 (7.04%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (85.21%) C#
2 57 (40.14%) SQL
3 35 (24.65%) JavaScript
4 29 (20.42%) Java
5 14 (9.86%) Ruby
6 13 (9.15%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.23%) Scala
10 5 (3.52%) Clojure
11 3 (2.11%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.11%) Python
12 2 (1.41%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.70%) C++
13 1 (0.70%) F#
13 1 (0.70%) Go
13 1 (0.70%) PHP
13 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) ISEB
2 4 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (29.58%) QA
2 14 (9.86%) SDET
3 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.11%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.41%) Ansible
3 2 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) HP
3 8 (5.63%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.70%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.70%) New Relic
4 1 (0.70%) SAP
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago