The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for JBehave skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 27 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.

JBehave
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 131 -
Contract jobs citing JBehave 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.039% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JBehave 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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 429 347 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.33% 13.66% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 234 242
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 11
Median hourly rate £43.25 £40.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +6.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JBehave
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for JBehave in the East of England

JBehave
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JBehave in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for JBehave in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JBehave 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 East of England region with a requirement for JBehave.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (50.00%) ATDD
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
6 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
6 3 (37.50%) Open Source
6 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (37.50%) JIRA
6 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Appium
7 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Defect Management

JBehave
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Appium
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
4 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Mockito
5 2 (25.00%) Moq
6 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
6 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
6 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (12.50%) Spock
6 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Expert
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) ATDD
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Kanban
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SDET
6 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft