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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JBehave
Rank 584 496 516
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +20
Contract jobs citing JBehave 25 107 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 1.55% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 82 32
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £330 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £395
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -16.45%
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
7263 6885 5396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.99% 12.24% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4641 4389 3417
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 124 149
Average hourly rate £37.27 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.19% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.71 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £59.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +4.13%

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 20 April 2015.

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 19 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 20 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -93 24 £425 - 14
London -70 15 £423 -3.42% 8
City of London +13 4 £550 +15.78% 3
South East - 4 £413 - 2
Berkshire - 4 £413 - 1
Yorkshire -17 1 £425 +2.40% 1
Reading - 1 £413 - 1
Warwick - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Goole - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Midlands - - - -

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 65 (92.86%) Java
2 56 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (65.71%) Selenium
4 44 (62.86%) BDD
5 43 (61.43%) Cucumber
6 39 (55.71%) TDD
7 35 (50.00%) QA
8 31 (44.29%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (44.29%) WebDriver
9 29 (41.43%) JUnit
10 25 (35.71%) Scrum
11 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
11 23 (32.86%) Jenkins
12 21 (30.00%) Test Automation
12 21 (30.00%) HTML
13 20 (28.57%) XML
14 18 (25.71%) SQL
15 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
15 17 (24.29%) Kanban
15 17 (24.29%) Hudson
16 15 (21.43%) Subversion
17 14 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 13 (18.57%) Web Services
19 12 (17.14%) OO
19 12 (17.14%) IntelliJ
19 12 (17.14%) Maven
19 12 (17.14%) Scala
20 11 (15.71%) Mockito
20 11 (15.71%) REST
20 11 (15.71%) Banking

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 8 (11.43%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.71%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (65.71%) Selenium
2 43 (61.43%) Cucumber
3 31 (44.29%) WebDriver
4 29 (41.43%) JUnit
5 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
5 23 (32.86%) Jenkins
6 17 (24.29%) Hudson
7 15 (21.43%) Subversion
8 14 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (17.14%) IntelliJ
9 12 (17.14%) Maven
10 11 (15.71%) Mockito
10 11 (15.71%) Eclipse
11 9 (12.86%) Ant
11 9 (12.86%) TeamCity
12 8 (11.43%) JMeter
12 8 (11.43%) JIRA
13 7 (10.00%) TestNG
14 6 (8.57%) Capybara
14 6 (8.57%) Appium
General
1 11 (15.71%) Banking
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Front Office
4 4 (5.71%) Games
5 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Tester
4 9 (12.86%) Automation Tester
5 6 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Scala Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Tester
7 3 (4.29%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) QA Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Test Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) XML
3 13 (18.57%) Web Services
4 11 (15.71%) REST
5 9 (12.86%) JSON
5 9 (12.86%) SOAP
6 8 (11.43%) HTML5
6 8 (11.43%) CSS
6 8 (11.43%) JDBC
7 7 (10.00%) Gherkin
8 6 (8.57%) RESTful
8 6 (8.57%) Spring
9 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.71%) jQuery
9 4 (5.71%) J2EE
9 4 (5.71%) JSP
10 3 (4.29%) Flash
10 3 (4.29%) JMS
10 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.29%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Digital Media
1 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.14%) Derivative
3 3 (4.29%) Online Games
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
4 2 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.43%) Equities
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) UNIX
3 1 (1.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) AIX
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (62.86%) BDD
3 39 (55.71%) TDD
4 31 (44.29%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (35.71%) Scrum
6 21 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 17 (24.29%) Kanban
8 12 (17.14%) OO
9 10 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (12.86%) Test Scripting
11 8 (11.43%) SOA
12 7 (10.00%) Use Case
12 7 (10.00%) Pair Programming
12 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.57%) V-Model
13 6 (8.57%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (92.86%) Java
2 18 (25.71%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.14%) Scala
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby
6 9 (12.86%) Python
7 6 (8.57%) Groovy
7 6 (8.57%) C#
8 4 (5.71%) Perl
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) C
10 1 (1.43%) Haskell
10 1 (1.43%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) ISEB
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.57%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Adobe
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (1.43%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.43%) Coverity
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