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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 582 606 517
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -89
Contract jobs citing JBehave 65 30 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.054% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.42% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 78
Median daily rate £450 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £369 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £578 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.32%
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
8257 7198 6846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 12.89% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4609 4386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 147 135
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 26 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 4 May 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 -1 49 £450 +5.88% 16
London +1 27 £450 -18.18% 3
Scotland 0 16 £350 -6.66% 4
Edinburgh +2 15 £350 -6.66% 2
South East +1 11 £525 +27.27% 3
Leatherhead - 11 £525 -
Surrey - 11 £525 -
East Midlands - 5 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £325 - 1
City of London +39 4 £450 -18.18%
Northampton - 4 £325 - 1
South West +2 3 £375 +5.63% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £375 - 1
East of England +7 1 £425 -11.68% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £425 -11.68%
Cambridge 0 1 £425 -11.68%
Yorkshire -2 1 - - 1
North West -3 1 £340 -28.42%
Somerset - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Knutsford - 1 £340 -
Taunton - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £340 -
Swindon - 1 £375 -
Greenock - 1 £345 -
Inverclyde - 1 £345 -

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 120 (94.49%) Java
2 90 (70.87%) Cucumber
3 87 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (57.48%) BDD
5 64 (50.39%) Selenium
6 57 (44.88%) JUnit
7 49 (38.58%) Maven
7 49 (38.58%) JIRA
8 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
9 42 (33.07%) REST
10 41 (32.28%) Scrum
11 40 (31.50%) Open Source
12 39 (30.71%) QA
12 39 (30.71%) TDD
13 38 (29.92%) Web Services
13 38 (29.92%) AngularJS
14 37 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (29.13%) Python
15 36 (28.35%) Spring
15 36 (28.35%) Jenkins
16 35 (27.56%) Test Automation
17 33 (25.98%) SQL
18 30 (23.62%) Java EE
19 29 (22.83%) JSON
20 28 (22.05%) Gradle
21 27 (21.26%) PostGIS
21 27 (21.26%) GIS
21 27 (21.26%) GeoServer
22 26 (20.47%) OO
23 25 (19.69%) 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 27 (21.26%) GeoServer
2 18 (14.17%) JBoss
3 11 (8.66%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.15%) CMS
4 4 (3.15%) Node.js
5 3 (2.36%) Apache
5 3 (2.36%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.57%) Confluence
6 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Google App Engine
1 11 (8.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.15%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) GIS
2 24 (18.90%) NoSQL
3 16 (12.60%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.02%) RDBMS
5 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.51%) VoltDB
7 5 (3.94%) QGIS
8 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.36%) DB2
10 2 (1.57%) Big Data
10 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.57%) OLTP
11 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 90 (70.87%) Cucumber
2 64 (50.39%) Selenium
3 57 (44.88%) JUnit
4 49 (38.58%) JIRA
4 49 (38.58%) Maven
5 36 (28.35%) Jenkins
6 28 (22.05%) Gradle
7 18 (14.17%) Git (software)
8 16 (12.60%) Mockito
9 13 (10.24%) SoapUI
10 12 (9.45%) WebDriver
11 11 (8.66%) Cobertura
12 10 (7.87%) JMeter
12 10 (7.87%) Subversion
13 9 (7.09%) Appium
14 7 (5.51%) Calabash
14 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
14 7 (5.51%) FitNesse
14 7 (5.51%) TestNG
15 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Banking
3 4 (3.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.36%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Front Office
5 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (68.50%) Developer
2 64 (50.39%) Java Developer
3 24 (18.90%) GIS Developer
4 21 (16.54%) Developer in Test
5 12 (9.45%) Agile Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Tester
6 9 (7.09%) Architect
7 8 (6.30%) Test Specialist
8 7 (5.51%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Applications Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Java Applications Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Test Automation Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Test Automation Specialist
10 5 (3.94%) Agile Tester
10 5 (3.94%) Automation Test Expert
10 5 (3.94%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.07%) REST
2 38 (29.92%) AngularJS
2 38 (29.92%) Web Services
3 36 (28.35%) Spring
4 30 (23.62%) Java EE
5 29 (22.83%) JSON
6 27 (21.26%) PostGIS
7 24 (18.90%) SOAP
8 22 (17.32%) HTML
8 22 (17.32%) Leaflet
8 22 (17.32%) OpenLayers
9 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
10 17 (13.39%) CSS
10 17 (13.39%) XML
11 13 (10.24%) JDBC
12 12 (9.45%) HTML5
13 11 (8.66%) Drools
13 11 (8.66%) JPA
14 10 (7.87%) J2EE
15 8 (6.30%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (4.72%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (3.94%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.94%) User Experience
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) Derivative
4 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.15%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Linux
2 13 (10.24%) Unix
3 11 (8.66%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Android
4 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (57.48%) BDD
3 41 (32.28%) Scrum
4 40 (31.50%) Open Source
5 39 (30.71%) TDD
6 37 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (27.56%) Test Automation
8 26 (20.47%) OO
9 18 (14.17%) SDLC
10 17 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (13.39%) Microservices
10 17 (13.39%) Unit Testing
11 16 (12.60%) Functional Testing
12 12 (9.45%) Front End Development
13 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
14 8 (6.30%) Regression Testing
14 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
15 7 (5.51%) Load Testing
15 7 (5.51%) MVVM
15 7 (5.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 120 (94.49%) Java
2 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
3 37 (29.13%) Python
4 33 (25.98%) SQL
5 7 (5.51%) C#
6 4 (3.15%) C++
6 4 (3.15%) Ruby
7 2 (1.57%) Perl
7 2 (1.57%) Scala
8 1 (0.79%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.79%) Groovy
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
8 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.15%) ISEB
5 3 (2.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (30.71%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) SDET
3 2 (1.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) BladeLogic
2 9 (7.09%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.57%) Ansible
3 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.57%) Puppet
3 2 (1.57%) yum
4 1 (0.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (19.69%) Oracle
2 19 (14.96%) ESRI
3 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.45%) Google
5 8 (6.30%) HP
6 5 (3.94%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.57%) Caplin
7 2 (1.57%) Currenex
7 2 (1.57%) FXall
7 2 (1.57%) IBM
7 2 (1.57%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.79%) Solace
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