The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 139 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 3 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.82% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £344
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
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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
534 464 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.84% 15.93% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 328 223
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £285 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SpecFlow Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
West Yorkshire -18 3 £325 +8.33% 1
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SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) XSD
6 2 (25.00%) WSDL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Ansible
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (12.50%) Test Planning

SpecFlow
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) JMeter
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) WSDL
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Dropwizard
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Swagger
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) ATDD
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik