The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 553 597 513
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -84
Contract jobs citing JBehave 93 41 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.074% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 0.56% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 76
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £371 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8347 7376 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.38% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5750 4877 4311
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 123 156
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JBehave as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBehave
Hourly Rate Trend

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

JBehave Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JBehave
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +10 53 £425 -10.52% 16
Scotland - 39 £350 -
Edinburgh - 37 £425 -
London -4 33 £425 -19.04% 11
South East +1 11 £450 - 1
Leatherhead - 10 £450 -
Surrey - 10 £450 -
City of London +36 7 £500 -9.09% 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £325 -
Northampton - 6 £325 -
East Midlands - 6 £325 -
Bromley - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £325 -23.52% 1
South West 0 1 £375 -11.76% 1
Berkshire -10 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £425 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 - 1
South Wales - 1 £275 -
Greenock - 1 £345 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Inverclyde - 1 £345 -
Wales - 1 £275 -

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JBehave also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JBehave.

1 143 (97.95%) Java
2 106 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (67.81%) Cucumber
4 84 (57.53%) Maven
5 83 (56.85%) Selenium
6 73 (50.00%) JIRA
7 69 (47.26%) JavaScript
8 65 (44.52%) BDD
9 64 (43.84%) JUnit
10 63 (43.15%) Scrum
11 62 (42.47%) REST
12 58 (39.73%) Python
13 57 (39.04%) Web Services
13 57 (39.04%) Open Source
14 54 (36.99%) Jenkins
15 48 (32.88%) Gradle
15 48 (32.88%) PostGIS
15 48 (32.88%) GeoServer
16 47 (32.19%) TDD
17 45 (30.82%) Leaflet
17 45 (30.82%) OpenLayers
18 44 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (30.14%) GIS
19 43 (29.45%) ESRI
20 41 (28.08%) JSON
20 41 (28.08%) AngularJS
21 40 (27.40%) Spring
22 39 (26.71%) QA
23 36 (24.66%) Oracle
24 33 (22.60%) SQL

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills 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 48 (32.88%) GeoServer
2 24 (16.44%) JBoss
3 14 (9.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.11%) Apache
5 4 (2.74%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.74%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.53%) Google App Engine
1 11 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.74%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.14%) GIS
2 26 (17.81%) Relational Database
3 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
4 23 (15.75%) NoSQL
5 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database
6 17 (11.64%) Spatial Data
7 16 (10.96%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.85%) VoltDB
9 5 (3.42%) Big Data
10 4 (2.74%) DB2
10 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.05%) QGIS
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 99 (67.81%) Cucumber
2 84 (57.53%) Maven
3 83 (56.85%) Selenium
4 73 (50.00%) JIRA
5 64 (43.84%) JUnit
6 54 (36.99%) Jenkins
7 48 (32.88%) Gradle
8 25 (17.12%) Git (software)
9 21 (14.38%) Artifactory
10 19 (13.01%) Eclipse
11 17 (11.64%) TeamCity
12 16 (10.96%) SoapUI
13 15 (10.27%) JMeter
14 14 (9.59%) Mockito
15 13 (8.90%) Cobertura
16 12 (8.22%) Subversion
17 9 (6.16%) WebDriver
18 7 (4.79%) IntelliJ
19 6 (4.11%) Ant
19 6 (4.11%) TestNG
General
1 22 (15.07%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (78.08%) Developer
2 71 (48.63%) Java Developer
3 38 (26.03%) GIS Developer
4 17 (11.64%) Agile Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Developer in Test
6 15 (10.27%) Agile Java Developer
7 14 (9.59%) Web Developer
8 12 (8.22%) GIS Web Developer
9 11 (7.53%) Tester
10 8 (5.48%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.48%) Open Source Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Java Applications Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Agile Tester
12 5 (3.42%) Architect
12 5 (3.42%) QA Tester
12 5 (3.42%) Scrum Master
12 5 (3.42%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (42.47%) REST
2 57 (39.04%) Web Services
3 48 (32.88%) PostGIS
4 45 (30.82%) Leaflet
4 45 (30.82%) OpenLayers
5 41 (28.08%) AngularJS
5 41 (28.08%) JSON
6 40 (27.40%) Spring
7 32 (21.92%) Java EE
7 32 (21.92%) SOAP
8 30 (20.55%) HTML
9 29 (19.86%) XML
10 23 (15.75%) HTML5
11 18 (12.33%) Hibernate
12 15 (10.27%) CSS
13 14 (9.59%) JDBC
14 11 (7.53%) Drools
14 11 (7.53%) J2EE
14 11 (7.53%) JPA
15 8 (5.48%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) User Experience
2 12 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.74%) Derivative
4 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.55%) Linux
2 14 (9.59%) Unix
3 11 (7.53%) Windows
4 4 (2.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (44.52%) BDD
3 63 (43.15%) Scrum
4 57 (39.04%) Open Source
5 47 (32.19%) TDD
6 44 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (21.23%) SDLC
8 26 (17.81%) Test Automation
9 20 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (13.01%) Functional Testing
10 19 (13.01%) Unit Testing
11 15 (10.27%) Microservices
12 14 (9.59%) Web Development
13 13 (8.90%) OO
14 12 (8.22%) Front End Development
15 10 (6.85%) Automated Testing
15 10 (6.85%) Automation Testing
15 10 (6.85%) Load Testing
15 10 (6.85%) Regression Testing
16 7 (4.79%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 143 (97.95%) Java
2 69 (47.26%) JavaScript
3 58 (39.73%) Python
4 33 (22.60%) SQL
5 4 (2.74%) Perl
6 3 (2.05%) Groovy
7 2 (1.37%) C#
7 2 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.68%) VBScript
8 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) Degree
4 3 (2.05%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (26.71%) QA
2 21 (14.38%) WCAG
3 2 (1.37%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (14.38%) Ansible
2 13 (8.90%) BladeLogic
3 11 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.74%) Puppet
6 3 (2.05%) yum
7 1 (0.68%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 43 (29.45%) ESRI
2 36 (24.66%) Oracle
3 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.53%) Google
4 11 (7.53%) HP
5 8 (5.48%) Perforce
6 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.05%) Caplin
7 3 (2.05%) IBM
7 3 (2.05%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.37%) Currenex
8 2 (1.37%) FXall
9 1 (0.68%) CA