The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.62% 0.81% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £433 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 - £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.03% +128.33%

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
185 248 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.35% 20.10% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 182 101
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Woking - 2 £446 -
Staines - 1 £375 -
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
3 15 (83.33%) TDD
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) XML
5 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 12 (66.67%) NUnit
5 12 (66.67%) Kanban
5 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (66.67%) RESTful
5 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
6 11 (61.11%) MVVM
6 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
7 10 (55.56%) SOAP
7 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (50.00%) MSTest
9 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
10 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
11 5 (27.78%) .NET
12 3 (16.67%) Web Services
12 3 (16.67%) Scrum
12 3 (16.67%) QA
13 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
13 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Asana
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 12 (66.67%) NUnit
2 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) MSTest
5 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) RESTful
3 10 (55.56%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.56%) Ninject
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
3 15 (83.33%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Kanban
5 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (61.11%) MVVM
6 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
8 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.11%) SOLID
11 1 (5.56%) Coaching
11 1 (5.56%) DevOps
11 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SDET
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle