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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBehave
Rank 555 523 560
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +37
Contract jobs citing JBehave 40 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 0.88% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 31
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£475 £401 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.52% +12.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £351 £175
% change year-on-year
+24.55% +100.71%
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
7258 6250 6319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.72% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4640 4003 3619
Average daily rate £390 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 132 217
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 £24.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 2014.

JBehave Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBehave
Top 18 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 22 August 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 -41 39 £463 +15.19% 15
London +4 30 £475 +11.76% 10
South East -4 6 £525 +33.33% 1
City of London +20 3 £575 +35.29% 3
Surbiton - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £320 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £320 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £320 - 2
Cardiff - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 124 (84.35%) Cucumber
2 122 (82.99%) Java
3 120 (81.63%) BDD
4 105 (71.43%) TDD
5 100 (68.03%) Selenium
6 75 (51.02%) WebDriver
7 57 (38.78%) Test Automation
8 53 (36.05%) Scrum
8 53 (36.05%) JUnit
8 53 (36.05%) XML
9 52 (35.37%) Linux
10 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
10 51 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (32.65%) Hudson
13 47 (31.97%) Git (software)
13 47 (31.97%) HTML
13 47 (31.97%) SOA
14 46 (31.29%) Subversion
14 46 (31.29%) Ruby
15 44 (29.93%) Web Services
16 38 (25.85%) Mockito
17 37 (25.17%) OO
18 36 (24.49%) QA
18 36 (24.49%) TeamCity
18 36 (24.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 35 (23.81%) SOAP
20 34 (23.13%) CSS
21 32 (21.77%) Enterprise Software
22 29 (19.73%) Kanban

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (17.69%) Adobe CQ
2 13 (8.84%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) OpenCms
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.68%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.68%) Liferay
3 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.68%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) HTTP
2 3 (2.04%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.04%) SSL
2 3 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.04%) DB2
1 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.36%) MySQL
2 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 124 (84.35%) Cucumber
2 100 (68.03%) Selenium
3 75 (51.02%) WebDriver
4 53 (36.05%) JUnit
5 48 (32.65%) Hudson
6 47 (31.97%) Git (software)
7 46 (31.29%) Subversion
8 38 (25.85%) Mockito
9 36 (24.49%) TeamCity
9 36 (24.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 26 (17.69%) SoapUI
11 21 (14.29%) Maven
12 17 (11.56%) eggPlant
13 16 (10.88%) JIRA
14 15 (10.20%) Calabash
14 15 (10.20%) Robotium
15 14 (9.52%) Jenkins
16 13 (8.84%) Capybara
17 12 (8.16%) JMeter
18 11 (7.48%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (17.01%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Back Office
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (48.98%) Developer
2 32 (21.77%) Tester
3 27 (18.37%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.24%) Automation Tester
5 15 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.16%) Test Leader
7 11 (7.48%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) QA Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Agile Tester
11 4 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.72%) Senior Tester
12 3 (2.04%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.04%) Architect
12 3 (2.04%) Automated Test Developer
13 2 (1.36%) QA Leader
13 2 (1.36%) Senior Automation Tester
13 2 (1.36%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.05%) XML
2 47 (31.97%) HTML
3 44 (29.93%) Web Services
4 35 (23.81%) SOAP
5 34 (23.13%) CSS
6 21 (14.29%) REST
7 14 (9.52%) JSON
8 13 (8.84%) Spring
9 9 (6.12%) RESTful
10 6 (4.08%) XSLT
10 6 (4.08%) Ajax
10 6 (4.08%) Spring MVC
10 6 (4.08%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.40%) J2EE
11 5 (3.40%) JMX
12 4 (2.72%) CCXML
12 4 (2.72%) VXML
12 4 (2.72%) JMS
13 3 (2.04%) Cocoa
13 3 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.77%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.88%) Open Source
3 15 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 12 (8.16%) New Media
5 5 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.72%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.04%) IPTV
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.04%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.37%) Linux
2 14 (9.52%) UNIX
3 9 (6.12%) Android
3 9 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.40%) Windows
5 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (81.63%) BDD
2 105 (71.43%) TDD
3 57 (38.78%) Test Automation
4 53 (36.05%) Scrum
5 51 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (31.97%) SOA
8 37 (25.17%) OO
9 29 (19.73%) Kanban
10 21 (14.29%) User Stories
11 19 (12.93%) Automated Testing
12 18 (12.24%) Automation Testing
13 15 (10.20%) Pair Programming
14 14 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
15 12 (8.16%) Regression Testing
15 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
16 10 (6.80%) Test Scripting
17 9 (6.12%) Software Engineering
18 7 (4.76%) MVC
19 6 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (82.99%) Java
2 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 46 (31.29%) Ruby
4 27 (18.37%) Python
5 16 (10.88%) PHP
6 15 (10.20%) SQL
7 12 (8.16%) Scala
7 12 (8.16%) C#
8 10 (6.80%) XPath
9 7 (4.76%) Groovy
10 6 (4.08%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.72%) Perl
12 3 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.04%) XQuery
13 1 (0.68%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) C
13 1 (0.68%) VBScript
13 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (10.20%) ISEB
2 7 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.33%) Adobe
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle
2 8 (5.44%) VMware
3 4 (2.72%) HP
4 2 (1.36%) Cognos
4 2 (1.36%) Sybase
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.68%) Apple
5 1 (0.68%) ForgeRock
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