Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 133 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.069% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.45% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £403 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.83% -23.33% +68.00%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £513
90th Percentile £388 £419 £538
Scotland median daily rate £350 £325 £525
% change year-on-year +7.69% -38.10% +68.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 566 445 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.22% 15.30% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 274 207
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £271 £260
90th Percentile £613 £550 £488
Scotland median daily rate £408 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +1.88% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £44.27 £43.39 £46.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.03% -5.93% +14.23%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £43.00
% change year-on-year -19.34% +0.91% +6.49%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Edinburgh

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
1 1 (50.00%) Calabash
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) JBehave
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL