The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec 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 RSpec over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RSpec 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.098% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £71.00
RSpec
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
376 230 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.49% 13.02% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 164 114
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

RSpec
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

RSpec
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 RSpec within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 - 2 £313 -
RSpec
Yorkshire

RSpec
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RSpec 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 RSpec.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) RSS
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Capybara
2 1 (50.00%) Resque
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RSpec 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 RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Capybara
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Resque
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) RSS
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capistrano