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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 88 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 10 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.074% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.91% 0.57% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Median daily rate £388 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
SpecFlow
South East

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
256 176 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.31% 13.03% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 118 147
Median daily rate £450 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.25 £53.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.56% -54.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.50 £47.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.22 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

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 6 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
Reigate - 2 £363 -
Guildford +1 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £400 -
Egham - 1 £375 -
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) BDD
4 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (66.67%) Selenium
6 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
6 8 (53.33%) .NET
6 8 (53.33%) REST
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) TDD
7 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
8 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (40.00%) QA
8 6 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (40.00%) Java
8 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (33.33%) HTML
9 5 (33.33%) CSS
9 5 (33.33%) Web Services
9 5 (33.33%) CRM
9 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (33.33%) jQuery
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (26.67%) MVC
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (26.67%) CSS3
10 4 (26.67%) HTML5
10 4 (26.67%) Cucumber

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 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (20.00%) Moq
5 3 (20.00%) NUnit
5 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.67%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Test Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (33.33%) QA Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Tester
6 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (13.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) LINQ
4 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 3 (20.00%) SOLID
8 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe