The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 247 - 247
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JBehave 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% - 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +30.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JBehave
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1368 1229 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.50% 12.87% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 769 543
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 29
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -12.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.88 £47.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JBehave
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBehave across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JBehave
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 9 £450 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
JBehave
England

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JBehave 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 South East region with a requirement for JBehave.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) JUnit
3 18 (90.00%) Java EE
4 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (60.00%) Web Services
6 11 (55.00%) JMeter
6 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (55.00%) XML
6 11 (55.00%) Linux
6 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
6 11 (55.00%) Selenium
6 11 (55.00%) Maven
6 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (55.00%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (55.00%) SoapUI
6 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (50.00%) Functional Testing
7 10 (50.00%) VoltDB
7 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 10 (50.00%) BDD
7 10 (50.00%) JSON
7 10 (50.00%) Load Testing
7 10 (50.00%) HP
7 10 (50.00%) JBoss
7 10 (50.00%) Unix
7 10 (50.00%) SOAP
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) Oracle
8 8 (40.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) JUnit
2 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (55.00%) JMeter
2 11 (55.00%) Maven
2 11 (55.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (30.00%) Subversion
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 4 (20.00%) TestNG
6 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.00%) Robotium
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Developer in Test
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Java EE
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) XML
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Drools
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) J2SE
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
2 10 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 8 (40.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
6 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 5 (25.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Groovy
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) HP
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO