The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 539 525 545
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing JBehave 65 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.078% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.68% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 30
Average daily rate
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£450 £402 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.07% -28.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £525 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £353 £175
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +101.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7010 5871 6100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.82% 11.49% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4495 3682 3574
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 143 219
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

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 28 July 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBehave
Top 21 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 28 July 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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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 +17 62 £450 +8.89% 8
London +32 48 £463 +3.64% 7
City of London +15 11 £575 +27.77% 3
South East -26 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 £320 -
Yorkshire - 5 £320 -
Leeds - 5 £320 -
Cardiff - 3 £400 -
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Wales - 3 £400 -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Newport - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 141 (85.45%) Cucumber
2 139 (84.24%) Java
3 134 (81.21%) BDD
4 118 (71.52%) Selenium
5 115 (69.70%) TDD
6 89 (53.94%) WebDriver
7 78 (47.27%) Test Automation
8 66 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (40.00%) Scrum
9 63 (38.18%) JUnit
10 55 (33.33%) Web Services
10 55 (33.33%) XML
11 54 (32.73%) SOA
11 54 (32.73%) Ruby
12 53 (32.12%) JavaScript
12 53 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (31.52%) Git (software)
14 51 (30.91%) Linux
14 51 (30.91%) Subversion
15 50 (30.30%) Hudson
16 48 (29.09%) HTML
17 40 (24.24%) SOAP
18 38 (23.03%) QA
19 37 (22.42%) OO
19 37 (22.42%) Mockito
20 35 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 35 (21.21%) TeamCity
21 34 (20.61%) Enterprise Software
22 33 (20.00%) CSS
23 31 (18.79%) Kanban

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (15.15%) Adobe CQ
2 14 (8.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) OpenCms
3 1 (0.61%) Jetty
3 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.61%) Liferay
3 1 (0.61%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) HTTP
2 6 (3.64%) SSL
2 6 (3.64%) Internet
3 4 (2.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.21%) DB2
3 2 (1.21%) MySQL
3 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.61%) Redis
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 141 (85.45%) Cucumber
2 118 (71.52%) Selenium
3 89 (53.94%) WebDriver
4 63 (38.18%) JUnit
5 52 (31.52%) Git (software)
6 51 (30.91%) Subversion
7 50 (30.30%) Hudson
8 37 (22.42%) Mockito
9 35 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 35 (21.21%) TeamCity
10 31 (18.79%) SoapUI
11 27 (16.36%) Maven
12 22 (13.33%) JIRA
12 22 (13.33%) Jenkins
12 22 (13.33%) Calabash
13 20 (12.12%) eggPlant
14 19 (11.52%) Robotium
15 13 (7.88%) Ant
16 12 (7.27%) Capybara
17 11 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (18.18%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Banking
3 5 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.21%) Back Office
5 2 (1.21%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (49.70%) Developer
2 36 (21.82%) Tester
3 29 (17.58%) Java Developer
4 21 (12.73%) Test Engineer
4 21 (12.73%) Automation Tester
5 11 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 11 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) Senior Tester
7 6 (3.64%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Agile Tester
8 5 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.03%) Automated Test Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Automation Tester
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.82%) QA Leader
10 3 (1.82%) Software Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (33.33%) Web Services
1 55 (33.33%) XML
2 48 (29.09%) HTML
3 40 (24.24%) SOAP
4 33 (20.00%) CSS
5 26 (15.76%) REST
6 16 (9.70%) JSON
7 15 (9.09%) RESTful
8 14 (8.48%) Spring
9 7 (4.24%) J2EE
10 5 (3.03%) XSLT
10 5 (3.03%) Ajax
10 5 (3.03%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.03%) JMX
10 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.42%) Cocoa
11 4 (2.42%) Flash
11 4 (2.42%) JMS
11 4 (2.42%) CCXML
11 4 (2.42%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.61%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 17 (10.30%) Open Source
4 12 (7.27%) New Media
5 7 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.03%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.42%) IPTV
7 4 (2.42%) Video on Demand
7 4 (2.42%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.61%) Online Games
10 1 (0.61%) Derivative
10 1 (0.61%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.91%) Linux
2 19 (11.52%) UNIX
3 12 (7.27%) Android
3 12 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (81.21%) BDD
2 115 (69.70%) TDD
3 78 (47.27%) Test Automation
4 66 (40.00%) Scrum
4 66 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (32.73%) SOA
6 53 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (22.42%) OO
8 31 (18.79%) Kanban
9 26 (15.76%) Automated Testing
10 24 (14.55%) Automation Testing
11 22 (13.33%) User Stories
12 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.88%) Extreme Programming
13 13 (7.88%) Pair Programming
14 11 (6.67%) Test Scripting
15 10 (6.06%) Software Engineering
16 8 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (3.64%) Test Management
17 6 (3.64%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (84.24%) Java
2 54 (32.73%) Ruby
3 53 (32.12%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.36%) Python
5 20 (12.12%) SQL
6 15 (9.09%) PHP
7 14 (8.48%) C#
7 14 (8.48%) Scala
8 13 (7.88%) XPath
9 11 (6.67%) Groovy
10 7 (4.24%) XQuery
11 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.42%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.61%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) VBScript
13 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) ISEB
2 8 (4.85%) ISTQB
2 8 (4.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 23 (13.94%) Adobe
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 8 (4.85%) HP
3 8 (4.85%) VMware
4 2 (1.21%) Apple
4 2 (1.21%) Sybase
4 2 (1.21%) Cognos
5 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) ForgeRock
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
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