Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 98 81
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.27% 0.89% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 4.24% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -
10th Percentile £363 £325 £305
90th Percentile £478 £388 £315
Scotland median daily rate £413 £350 £336
% change year-on-year +17.86% +4.09% -
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 328 330 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.50% 21.02% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 209 82
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £293
90th Percentile £539 £464 £471
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £102.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% -55.32% +211.95%
10th Percentile £33.50 £44.00 £14.74
90th Percentile £42.70 £48.00 £195.00
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.21 £43.39
% change year-on-year +44.55% -44.20% +31.48%

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) Appium
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Gatling
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) JBehave
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) SDET
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management

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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Appium
2 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) Gatling
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) JBehave
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby