Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - +54 -7
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.30% - 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.89% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Devon median daily rate £360 - £350
10th Percentile £340 - £325
90th Percentile £426 - £375
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
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 76 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 16.52% 19.71% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 65
Devon median daily rate £408 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +14.09% -0.67%
10th Percentile £303 £311 £263
90th Percentile £519 £498 £501
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -15.66% -
10th Percentile £31.25 £31.38 £20.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £41.38 £48.72
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +2.44%

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
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 October 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 - 6 £360 -
SpecFlow
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) NuGet
2 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) TDD

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 (66.67%) NuGet
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript