Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 50 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.16% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 2.41% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Devon median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £277 £366 £325
90th Percentile £420 £399 £375
South West median daily rate £375 £366 £360
% change year-on-year +2.39% +1.74% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £38.00 - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 87 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 18.79% 15.90% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 61
Devon median daily rate £425 £417 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.74% +7.64%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £263
90th Percentile £522 £538 £501
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.45% +1.15%
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.32% -2.02% +0.48%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Devon

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Devon

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Devon over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SpecFlow in Devon

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 10 £360 -7.10%
SpecFlow
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) NUnit
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) NuGet
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) JMeter
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (40.00%) NuGet
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) TypeScript