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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.27% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
SpecFlow
Bedfordshire

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
15 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.82% 14.09% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Median hourly rate - £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 7 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) QA
1 18 (100.00%) BDD
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
3 16 (88.89%) Selenium
3 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
4 15 (83.33%) TeamCity
4 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
4 15 (83.33%) Feature Driven Development
4 15 (83.33%) ATDD
4 15 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (83.33%) SDET
5 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
5 14 (77.78%) JBehave
6 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (72.22%) TestNG
6 13 (72.22%) SoapUI
6 13 (72.22%) JUnit
6 13 (72.22%) Python
6 13 (72.22%) Perl
6 13 (72.22%) Ruby
6 13 (72.22%) JIRA
6 13 (72.22%) Defect Management
7 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
7 11 (61.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (55.56%) Maven
8 10 (55.56%) Ant
8 10 (55.56%) Java

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 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 14 (77.78%) JBehave
4 13 (72.22%) JIRA
4 13 (72.22%) JUnit
4 13 (72.22%) SoapUI
4 13 (72.22%) TestNG
5 11 (61.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
6 10 (55.56%) Ant
6 10 (55.56%) Maven
7 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Developer in Test
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) BDD
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
3 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
4 15 (83.33%) ATDD
4 15 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (83.33%) Feature Driven Development
5 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (72.22%) Defect Management
6 7 (38.89%) API Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
7 2 (11.11%) QA Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) Perl
2 13 (72.22%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) Ruby
3 10 (55.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (83.33%) SDET