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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 79 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.16% 1.73% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -17.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £314 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.50 -
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
213 231 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.82% 16.20% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 159 106
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 31 August 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
Woking - 7 £356 - 3
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (89.47%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
4 12 (63.16%) Selenium
5 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (31.58%) BDD
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 6 (31.58%) QA
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 5 (26.32%) TDD
9 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) CSS3
9 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (26.32%) DevOps
10 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Moq
3 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
1 6 (31.58%) Automation Tester
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
8 3 (15.79%) JSON
8 3 (15.79%) LINQ
8 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) SOLID
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Google
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