The first table below looks at the demand for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 123 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing JBehave 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.043% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.45% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
301 250 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 152 113
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Star Schema
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Star Schema
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) WATIR
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (66.67%) RSpec
3 4 (66.67%) Gradle
4 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (50.00%) Hudson
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Management
3 4 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) ATDD
3 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase