The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JBehave
UK / England
Rank 526 575 566
Rank change year-on-year +49 -9  
Contract jobs citing JBehave 51 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.076% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 22
Median daily rate £463 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £368 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 £475
% change year-on-year -14.28% -7.89%  
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7223 7107 6284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.51% 14.60% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4758 4080
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 169 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.50 £28.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JBehave
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

JBehave
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBehave in England

JBehave
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBehave in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBehave in England

JBehave
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 37 £500 +8.10% 2
East of England +4 9 £275 -35.29% 1
South West +2 3 £375 +7.14% 1
North West +21 1 - -
Yorkshire +9 1 £375 - 1
JBehave
UK

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for JBehave.

1 111 (85.38%) Cucumber
2 110 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (80.77%) Java
4 99 (76.15%) Selenium
5 69 (53.08%) BDD
6 64 (49.23%) TDD
7 61 (46.92%) Jenkins
8 59 (45.38%) Scrum
9 56 (43.08%) JUnit
10 54 (41.54%) Maven
11 52 (40.00%) JIRA
11 52 (40.00%) WebDriver
12 47 (36.15%) Git (software)
13 45 (34.62%) Test Automation
13 45 (34.62%) QA
14 42 (32.31%) Spring
14 42 (32.31%) Automation Testing
15 41 (31.54%) Finance
16 38 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (25.38%) SQL
18 32 (24.62%) Continuous Delivery
19 30 (23.08%) Automated Testing
20 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
20 29 (22.31%) Banking
20 29 (22.31%) Regression Testing
20 29 (22.31%) Relational Database
21 28 (21.54%) Kanban
21 28 (21.54%) FitNesse
21 28 (21.54%) TeamCity
21 28 (21.54%) Open Source

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (14.62%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.77%) Confluence
3 8 (6.15%) GeoServer
4 4 (3.08%) Apache
5 1 (0.77%) CICS
5 1 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.77%) CMS
5 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.77%) JBoss
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.77%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.77%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.15%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) Firewall
1 1 (0.77%) IPv4
1 1 (0.77%) Network Security
1 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) Relational Database
2 22 (16.92%) DB2
3 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Big Data
6 1 (0.77%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.77%) MySQL
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.77%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 111 (85.38%) Cucumber
2 99 (76.15%) Selenium
3 61 (46.92%) Jenkins
4 56 (43.08%) JUnit
5 54 (41.54%) Maven
6 52 (40.00%) JIRA
6 52 (40.00%) WebDriver
7 47 (36.15%) Git (software)
8 28 (21.54%) FitNesse
8 28 (21.54%) TeamCity
9 27 (20.77%) Concordion
10 26 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 22 (16.92%) Gradle
12 20 (15.38%) Ant
12 20 (15.38%) SoapUI
13 17 (13.08%) Mockito
14 15 (11.54%) Eclipse
14 15 (11.54%) Hudson
14 15 (11.54%) Subversion
15 13 (10.00%) Appium
General
1 41 (31.54%) Finance
2 29 (22.31%) Banking
3 7 (5.38%) Back Office
4 3 (2.31%) Publishing
5 2 (1.54%) Front Office
5 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (30.77%) Developer
2 30 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Analyst
3 20 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 16 (12.31%) QA Engineer
4 16 (12.31%) Test Engineer
4 16 (12.31%) Tester
5 12 (9.23%) Automation Tester
6 11 (8.46%) Test Automation Engineer
7 10 (7.69%) Test Manager
8 9 (6.92%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Developer in Test
10 7 (5.38%) Agile Test Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
12 5 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
13 4 (3.08%) Agile Test Analyst
13 4 (3.08%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) Spring
2 27 (20.77%) Gherkin
3 23 (17.69%) RESTful
3 23 (17.69%) XML
4 19 (14.62%) JSON
5 18 (13.85%) HTML
6 17 (13.08%) Hibernate
7 14 (10.77%) AngularJS
8 10 (7.69%) CSS
8 10 (7.69%) HTML5
8 10 (7.69%) SOAP
9 9 (6.92%) REST
10 8 (6.15%) Leaflet
10 8 (6.15%) OpenLayers
10 8 (6.15%) PostGIS
11 7 (5.38%) Web Services
12 6 (4.62%) JMS
12 6 (4.62%) Spring MVC
13 5 (3.85%) Backbone.js
13 5 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 5 (3.85%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.54%) Equities
5 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.08%) Linux
1 17 (13.08%) Unix
2 7 (5.38%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (53.08%) BDD
3 64 (49.23%) TDD
4 59 (45.38%) Scrum
5 45 (34.62%) Test Automation
6 42 (32.31%) Automation Testing
7 38 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (24.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (23.08%) Automated Testing
10 29 (22.31%) Regression Testing
10 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
11 28 (21.54%) Kanban
11 28 (21.54%) Open Source
12 24 (18.46%) ATDD
13 22 (16.92%) Microservices
13 22 (16.92%) Test Strategy
14 20 (15.38%) DevOps
15 18 (13.85%) OO
16 17 (13.08%) Non-Functional Testing
17 14 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 105 (80.77%) Java
2 33 (25.38%) SQL
3 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.38%) Python
5 17 (13.08%) Shell Script
6 14 (10.77%) Ruby
7 11 (8.46%) Perl
8 8 (6.15%) C#
9 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.77%) C++
10 1 (0.77%) Groovy
10 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) ISEB
3 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (34.62%) QA
2 20 (15.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 20 (15.38%) EMIR
2 20 (15.38%) MiFID
3 8 (6.15%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.69%) Puppet
3 5 (3.85%) Capistrano
3 5 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.85%) Nagios
4 2 (1.54%) CA Endevor
4 2 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.77%) Ansible
5 1 (0.77%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.77%) MOM
5 1 (0.77%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Atlassian
2 15 (11.54%) Perforce
3 10 (7.69%) Oracle
4 8 (6.15%) ESRI
5 7 (5.38%) Google
5 7 (5.38%) Sybase
6 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.31%) Charles River
7 3 (2.31%) HP
7 3 (2.31%) Splunk
8 2 (1.54%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.54%) IBM
8 2 (1.54%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.77%) CA
9 1 (0.77%) Calypso
9 1 (0.77%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.77%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.77%) Solace
9 1 (0.77%) Temenos