The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 589 530 548
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +18
Contract jobs citing JBehave 24 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.097% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 35
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£483 £402 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £351 £180
% change year-on-year
+42.34% +95.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7286 6223 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.71% 11.78% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4779 4010 3582
Average daily rate £395 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 135 219
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBehave within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JBehave
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBehave within the UK.

JBehave Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JBehave
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBehave within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBehave
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 23 £490 +19.29% 12
London -17 17 £470 +10.58% 8
South East -4 5 £525 +35.48%
City of London +9 2 £475 +11.76% 4
Scotland -20 1 £475 +34.75%
Surbiton - 1 - -
Watford - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 2
South West - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 111 (83.46%) Java
2 110 (82.71%) Cucumber
3 108 (81.20%) BDD
4 94 (70.68%) TDD
5 92 (69.17%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (68.42%) Selenium
7 69 (51.88%) WebDriver
8 56 (42.11%) Test Automation
9 47 (35.34%) JUnit
10 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
11 45 (33.83%) Linux
11 45 (33.83%) Scrum
11 45 (33.83%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (31.58%) XML
12 42 (31.58%) SOA
13 41 (30.83%) HTML
13 41 (30.83%) Ruby
14 40 (30.08%) Hudson
15 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
16 38 (28.57%) Web Services
17 37 (27.82%) Subversion
18 33 (24.81%) QA
19 32 (24.06%) OO
19 32 (24.06%) Mockito
20 31 (23.31%) TeamCity
20 31 (23.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 31 (23.31%) SOAP
21 29 (21.80%) CSS
22 27 (20.30%) Enterprise Software
23 24 (18.05%) SoapUI

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.79%) Adobe CQ
2 8 (6.02%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Jetty
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.26%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.50%) SSL
3 2 (1.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.26%) DB2
1 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.50%) MySQL
2 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.75%) Redis
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 110 (82.71%) Cucumber
2 91 (68.42%) Selenium
3 69 (51.88%) WebDriver
4 47 (35.34%) JUnit
5 40 (30.08%) Hudson
6 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
7 37 (27.82%) Subversion
8 32 (24.06%) Mockito
9 31 (23.31%) TeamCity
9 31 (23.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (18.05%) SoapUI
11 21 (15.79%) Maven
12 17 (12.78%) eggPlant
13 14 (10.53%) Calabash
13 14 (10.53%) Robotium
14 13 (9.77%) JIRA
15 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
16 11 (8.27%) JMeter
17 9 (6.77%) Eclipse
18 8 (6.02%) Ant
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (48.12%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Tester
3 21 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.78%) Automation Tester
5 14 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Test Leader
6 11 (8.27%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) QA Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.76%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Senior Tester
9 4 (3.01%) Agile Tester
10 3 (2.26%) Architect
10 3 (2.26%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.50%) Applications Tester
11 2 (1.50%) Senior Architect
11 2 (1.50%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (31.58%) XML
2 41 (30.83%) HTML
3 38 (28.57%) Web Services
4 31 (23.31%) SOAP
5 29 (21.80%) CSS
6 17 (12.78%) REST
7 12 (9.02%) Spring
8 9 (6.77%) JSON
9 8 (6.02%) RESTful
10 6 (4.51%) Spring MVC
10 6 (4.51%) Ajax
10 6 (4.51%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.51%) XSLT
11 5 (3.76%) JMX
12 4 (3.01%) CCXML
12 4 (3.01%) JMS
12 4 (3.01%) VXML
13 3 (2.26%) Flash
13 3 (2.26%) Cocoa
13 3 (2.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.30%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (12.78%) Open Source
3 13 (9.77%) Mobile App
4 12 (9.02%) New Media
5 5 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.01%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.26%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.26%) IPTV
7 3 (2.26%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.75%) Online Games
9 1 (0.75%) Derivative
9 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.83%) Linux
2 11 (8.27%) UNIX
3 9 (6.77%) Android
3 9 (6.77%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.76%) Windows
5 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (81.20%) BDD
2 94 (70.68%) TDD
3 92 (69.17%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 45 (33.83%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (33.83%) Scrum
6 42 (31.58%) SOA
7 32 (24.06%) OO
8 22 (16.54%) Kanban
9 19 (14.29%) User Stories
10 18 (13.53%) Automated Testing
11 17 (12.78%) Automation Testing
12 15 (11.28%) Pair Programming
13 11 (8.27%) E-Commerce
14 10 (7.52%) Regression Testing
14 10 (7.52%) Test Scripting
15 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
16 7 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
16 7 (5.26%) MVC
17 6 (4.51%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (83.46%) Java
2 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
3 41 (30.83%) Ruby
4 23 (17.29%) Python
5 16 (12.03%) PHP
6 12 (9.02%) C#
7 11 (8.27%) SQL
7 11 (8.27%) Scala
8 9 (6.77%) XPath
9 6 (4.51%) Groovy
9 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.76%) Perl
11 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.50%) XQuery
13 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.75%) C++
13 1 (0.75%) VBScript
13 1 (0.75%) VB
13 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) ISEB
2 6 (4.51%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.50%) Puppet
2 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 20 (15.04%) Adobe
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle
3 6 (4.51%) VMware
4 3 (2.26%) HP
5 1 (0.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) Cadence
5 1 (0.75%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.75%) Sybase
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Cognos
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