The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank - 169 138
Contract jobs citing Behat 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.023% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.094% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £353 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Behat
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
948 1063 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.76% 24.04% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 691 473
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Behat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in the North West