The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 104 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £485 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.98% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
SpecFlow
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
240 363 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.37% 16.84% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 228 130
Median daily rate £410 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £14.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Leeds +11 1 - - 1
SpecFlow
Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Sahi
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) WATIR
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Sahi
4 1 (25.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP