Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 82 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 14 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.81% 0.95% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.54% 4.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Scotland median daily rate £358 £313 £525
% change year-on-year +14.40% -40.48% +68.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 396 266 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.97% 21.01% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 158 129
Glasgow median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £291 £261
90th Percentile £550 £525 £440
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +1257.14% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% -3.49% +6.49%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Glasgow

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Glasgow

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SpecFlow in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Cucumber
2 13 (92.86%) TeamCity
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 13 (92.86%) JMeter
3 11 (78.57%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) JBehave
3 11 (78.57%) Calabash
3 11 (78.57%) Appium
3 11 (78.57%) Gatling
4 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 10 (71.43%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) Ruby
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (35.71%) JIRA
5 5 (35.71%) SDET
5 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Confluence
6 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) Scala
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Cucumber
2 13 (92.86%) JMeter
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 13 (92.86%) TeamCity
3 11 (78.57%) Appium
3 11 (78.57%) Calabash
3 11 (78.57%) Gatling
3 11 (78.57%) JBehave
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) SDET
3 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) API Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source Development
6 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker