The first table below looks at the demand for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Norfolk region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.38% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £294
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +36.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.70% 13.75% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 15
Average daily rate £325 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) WatiN
6 1 (16.67%) CSS

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft