The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - 141 -
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.034% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £413 £358
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
RSpec
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
529 435 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.39% 14.76% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 292 172
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RSpec
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RSpec 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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