The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 225 244 228
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 41 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.15% 1.24% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 13
Median daily rate £363 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £336 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.80% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
SpecFlow
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
1301 1128 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.20% 12.12% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 691 588
Median daily rate £425 £363 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £467 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 29
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £36.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £58.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SpecFlow Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SpecFlow
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 SpecFlow within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Hampshire +15 17 £400 +1.91% 4
Surrey - 10 £388 - 3
Berkshire +1 8 £360 +2.85%
East Sussex - 5 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £450 +40.62%
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South East region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 48 (92.31%) C#
2 39 (75.00%) Selenium
3 38 (73.08%) BDD
4 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (63.46%) .NET
6 32 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (48.08%) Scrum
8 21 (40.38%) Java
8 21 (40.38%) WebDriver
9 20 (38.46%) Test Scripting
9 20 (38.46%) SQL
10 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
11 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
11 18 (34.62%) TDD
11 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle
12 15 (28.85%) Web Services
12 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
13 13 (25.00%) F#
14 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
14 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (23.08%) jQuery
14 12 (23.08%) User Stories
15 11 (21.15%) Defect Tracking
15 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
15 11 (21.15%) Migration
16 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
16 10 (19.23%) SOAP

SpecFlow
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 5 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (9.62%) IIS
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (75.00%) Selenium
2 32 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (40.38%) WebDriver
4 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 12 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
6 6 (11.54%) SoapUI
7 5 (9.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (9.62%) HP UFT
7 5 (9.62%) Jasmine
8 4 (7.69%) NUnit
9 3 (5.77%) Moq
9 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.85%) Appium
10 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.85%) MSTest
11 1 (1.92%) Babel
11 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.92%) webpack
11 1 (1.92%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (9.62%) Military
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Tester
2 20 (38.46%) Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Automation Tester
4 14 (26.92%) .NET Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Test Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Angular Developer
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Test Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) .NET
2 15 (28.85%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) jQuery
4 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
4 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (19.23%) React
4 10 (19.23%) SOAP
5 9 (17.31%) Entity Framework
6 8 (15.38%) CSS
6 8 (15.38%) HTML
7 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.46%) Gherkin
8 6 (11.54%) HTML5
8 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (9.62%) Breeze.js
9 5 (9.62%) CSS3
9 5 (9.62%) Durandal
9 5 (9.62%) REST
9 5 (9.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.77%) Tandem
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) BDD
2 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) Scrum
4 20 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 18 (34.62%) TDD
6 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 12 (23.08%) User Stories
7 11 (21.15%) Defect Tracking
7 11 (21.15%) Migration
8 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
8 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
9 8 (15.38%) MVC
9 8 (15.38%) Web Development
10 6 (11.54%) CRM
10 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
11 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) C#
2 21 (40.38%) Java
3 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.00%) F#
6 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
7 5 (9.62%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.77%) C
8 3 (5.77%) C++
8 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) VB
9 2 (3.85%) VBScript
10 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.92%) Progress
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