The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 93 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Behat 1 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.060% - 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% - 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 26
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Behat
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
216 215 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.93% 13.92% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 148 182
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Behat across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Behat across the West Yorkshire region.

Behat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Behat
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds - - - -
Behat
Yorkshire

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Behat 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 Behat.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) RIA
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Behat 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 Behat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) RIA
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C++