The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank - 78 84
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.80% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.26% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate
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- £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £385
% change year-on-year
-3.34% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
170 190 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.59% 15.14% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 117 87
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £59.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.31% +58.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Test-First Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SpecFlow 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 SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test-First Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL