The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank - - 109
Contract jobs citing Behat 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Behat
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
310 304 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.74% 13.98% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 210 159
Average daily rate £345 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Behat
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Behat Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Behat
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
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West Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
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
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) RIA
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 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++