The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SpecFlow
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.51% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 2.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +31.94% -  

SpecFlow is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 116 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.95% 19.69% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 79 62
Median daily rate £356 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +40.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Cambridgeshire

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SpecFlow in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) WSO2
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BrowserStack
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) WSO2