The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 26 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.

SpecFlow
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 86 118
Rank change year-on-year -16 +32  
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 3 27 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 1.37% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 8.33% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +3.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +31.94% -  

SpecFlow 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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 192 324 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 10.68% 16.50% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 197 203
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 13
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £43.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £59.31 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Hampshire

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Hampshire

SpecFlow
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Andover -3 2 £348 -0.71% 1
Winchester - 1 £325 - 2
SpecFlow
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 17 (94.44%) .NET
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) F#
3 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (77.78%) Scrum
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle
5 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
6 11 (61.11%) BDD
7 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) Windows
7 10 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (50.00%) Linux
8 9 (50.00%) IIS
8 9 (50.00%) C#
8 9 (50.00%) Web Services
8 9 (50.00%) XML
8 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (50.00%) HP
8 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
8 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 9 (50.00%) Oracle APEX

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 9 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 4 (22.22%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (27.78%) Ant
5 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
5 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 5 (27.78%) TestNG
6 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
6 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
6 4 (22.22%) Toad
7 3 (16.67%) Moq
7 3 (16.67%) MSTest
7 3 (16.67%) NuGet
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (16.67%) webpack
8 2 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (11.11%) WiX
General
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) OAuth2
6 3 (16.67%) OpenID
6 3 (16.67%) React
6 3 (16.67%) Redux
6 3 (16.67%) XML-RPC
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.11%) Breeze.js
7 2 (11.11%) Durandal
7 2 (11.11%) Kendo UI
7 2 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (50.00%) DevOps
6 9 (50.00%) Integration Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
8 7 (38.89%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (33.33%) MVC
10 5 (27.78%) Change Data Capture
10 5 (27.78%) Full Text Search
10 5 (27.78%) Migration
10 5 (27.78%) OWASP
10 5 (27.78%) Release Management
10 5 (27.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) F#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) VB
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
6 3 (16.67%) ES6
7 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) DevExpress
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago