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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 75 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 15 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.29% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.21% 2.24% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £314 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.25 -
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
208 223 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.88% 15.63% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 155 115
Median daily rate £380 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £318 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £33.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +10.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 28 September 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 - 10 £358 -
SpecFlow
South East

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 20 (95.24%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) XML
4 14 (66.67%) Selenium
5 12 (57.14%) Scrum
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 9 (42.86%) BDD
8 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
9 7 (33.33%) QA
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
10 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (28.57%) DevOps
11 5 (23.81%) MVC
11 5 (23.81%) ISEB
11 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
11 5 (23.81%) NUnit
11 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
12 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
12 4 (19.05%) HTML5
12 4 (19.05%) CSS3
12 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Selenium
2 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (23.81%) NUnit
4 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
5 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.52%) Moq
6 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.76%) MSTest
7 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Automation Tester
1 8 (38.10%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Tester
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
1 15 (71.43%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) LINQ
6 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 9 (42.86%) BDD
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Kanban
7 3 (14.29%) SOLID
8 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Google