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 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 549 605 606
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +1
Contract jobs citing JBehave 90 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.089% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 30
Median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
8743 8094 7276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.88% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5884 5322 4642
Median daily rate £428 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 133
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 August 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 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
England +10 58 £425 -1.44% 8
London 0 41 £425 +0.29% 4
Scotland +37 30 £425 +13.33%
Edinburgh +30 29 £425 +13.33%
City of London +42 10 £500 +6.95%
East of England +25 9 £480 +17.07% 1
Luton - 9 £480 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £480 -
South East +11 5 £495 -10.00%
Surrey +9 4 £495 -10.00%
Leatherhead +14 3 £450 -18.18%
Cardiff - 2 £350 -
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Wales - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £400 -27.27%
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £325 -
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
Camberley - 1 £550 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 159 (97.55%) Java
2 134 (82.21%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (71.78%) Cucumber
4 107 (65.64%) Maven
5 95 (58.28%) Selenium
6 85 (52.15%) JIRA
7 84 (51.53%) BDD
8 74 (45.40%) TDD
9 72 (44.17%) Scrum
9 72 (44.17%) JavaScript
9 72 (44.17%) Jenkins
10 69 (42.33%) Python
11 67 (41.10%) JUnit
12 66 (40.49%) Open Source
13 58 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
14 54 (33.13%) REST
14 54 (33.13%) Web Services
15 53 (32.52%) Gradle
16 52 (31.90%) PostGIS
16 52 (31.90%) GeoServer
17 50 (30.67%) OpenLayers
17 50 (30.67%) Leaflet
17 50 (30.67%) QA
17 50 (30.67%) ESRI
18 46 (28.22%) AngularJS
19 40 (24.54%) Test Automation
20 39 (23.93%) JSON
20 39 (23.93%) GIS
21 38 (23.31%) SQL
22 37 (22.70%) Oracle

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 52 (31.90%) GeoServer
2 24 (14.72%) JBoss
3 14 (8.59%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.07%) Apache
5 3 (1.84%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.84%) CMS
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.61%) Confluence
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.07%) Google App Engine
2 5 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.93%) GIS
2 25 (15.34%) SQL Server
3 23 (14.11%) Relational Database
4 18 (11.04%) NoSQL
4 18 (11.04%) Oracle Database
5 15 (9.20%) Spatial Data
6 12 (7.36%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.13%) Big Data
7 10 (6.13%) VoltDB
8 3 (1.84%) DB2
8 3 (1.84%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.23%) Cloudera CDH
9 2 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.23%) QGIS
10 1 (0.61%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.61%) MySQL
10 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 117 (71.78%) Cucumber
2 107 (65.64%) Maven
3 95 (58.28%) Selenium
4 85 (52.15%) JIRA
5 72 (44.17%) Jenkins
6 67 (41.10%) JUnit
7 53 (32.52%) Gradle
8 33 (20.25%) Git (software)
9 29 (17.79%) TeamCity
10 28 (17.18%) Eclipse
11 25 (15.34%) SoapUI
12 24 (14.72%) WebDriver
13 23 (14.11%) Artifactory
14 22 (13.50%) Ant
15 20 (12.27%) Subversion
16 19 (11.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (9.20%) JMeter
18 13 (7.98%) Mockito
18 13 (7.98%) TestNG
19 12 (7.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (15.95%) Finance
2 16 (9.82%) Banking
3 6 (3.68%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Front Office
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (75.46%) Developer
2 74 (45.40%) Java Developer
3 35 (21.47%) GIS Developer
4 20 (12.27%) Developer in Test
5 18 (11.04%) Agile Developer
6 16 (9.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Tester
7 14 (8.59%) Web Developer
8 12 (7.36%) GIS Web Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Test Engineer
10 10 (6.13%) Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Automation Tester
11 9 (5.52%) Open Source Developer
12 8 (4.91%) Applications Developer
12 8 (4.91%) Java Applications Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Automation Developer
13 6 (3.68%) QA Tester
14 5 (3.07%) Automation Test Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (33.13%) REST
1 54 (33.13%) Web Services
2 52 (31.90%) PostGIS
3 50 (30.67%) Leaflet
3 50 (30.67%) OpenLayers
4 46 (28.22%) AngularJS
5 39 (23.93%) JSON
6 37 (22.70%) Spring
7 31 (19.02%) XML
8 28 (17.18%) HTML
8 28 (17.18%) Java EE
8 28 (17.18%) SOAP
9 24 (14.72%) HTML5
10 17 (10.43%) Hibernate
11 15 (9.20%) CSS
12 13 (7.98%) JDBC
13 12 (7.36%) Gherkin
14 11 (6.75%) J2EE
15 9 (5.52%) JPA
16 8 (4.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.63%) User Experience
2 10 (6.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.91%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Tandem
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.47%) Linux
2 20 (12.27%) Unix
3 12 (7.36%) Windows
4 3 (1.84%) AIX
4 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (82.21%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (51.53%) BDD
3 74 (45.40%) TDD
4 72 (44.17%) Scrum
5 66 (40.49%) Open Source
6 58 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (24.54%) Test Automation
8 31 (19.02%) SDLC
9 29 (17.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (15.95%) Functional Testing
11 19 (11.66%) Unit Testing
12 18 (11.04%) OO
13 17 (10.43%) E-Commerce
14 15 (9.20%) Microservices
14 15 (9.20%) Web Development
15 14 (8.59%) ATDD
16 13 (7.98%) Front End Development
17 12 (7.36%) Automation Testing
18 11 (6.75%) Automated Testing
19 10 (6.13%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (97.55%) Java
2 72 (44.17%) JavaScript
3 69 (42.33%) Python
4 38 (23.31%) SQL
5 18 (11.04%) Ruby
6 11 (6.75%) C#
6 11 (6.75%) Perl
7 9 (5.52%) Groovy
8 2 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) VBScript
9 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (9.82%) Degree
2 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.67%) QA
2 23 (14.11%) WCAG
3 16 (9.82%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (14.11%) Ansible
2 11 (6.75%) BladeLogic
2 11 (6.75%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.45%) Puppet
4 4 (2.45%) yum
5 2 (1.23%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.23%) MOM
6 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (30.67%) ESRI
2 37 (22.70%) Oracle
3 11 (6.75%) HP
4 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.52%) Perforce
6 8 (4.91%) Google
7 5 (3.07%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.45%) Caplin
8 4 (2.45%) IBM
9 3 (1.84%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.23%) CA
10 2 (1.23%) Currenex
10 2 (1.23%) FXall
10 2 (1.23%) Solace
11 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft