The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 13 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.45% 1.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 46.15% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £370 £303
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.03% +128.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Development Applications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 13.98% 15.17% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
Median daily rate £419 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.27% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £335 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +13.10%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Luton region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 11 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) ATDD
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (100.00%) SDET
2 9 (81.82%) API Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) TestNG
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
4 4 (36.36%) JBehave
4 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) TestNG
3 4 (36.36%) JBehave
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Expert
4 1 (9.09%) C# Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) ATDD
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) API Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) SDET