Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Behat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Behat over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Behat
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 570 556
Rank change year-on-year -36 -14 -1
Contract jobs citing Behat 22 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.057% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 30
London median daily rate £325 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% -10.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £243 £313 £323
90th Percentile £449 £449 £461
England median daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Behat is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,032 14,880 14,403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.65% 35.52% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,171 11,101 10,760
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 78 96
London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +19.21% +4.86%
10th Percentile £20.75 £20.80 £16.44
90th Percentile £47.83 £71.25 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Behat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Behat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Behat in London

Behat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Behat in London

Behat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Behat in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Behat in London

Behat
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -29 1 £400 +14.29% 2
Behat
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Behat 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 London region with a requirement for Behat.

1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) BDD
4 11 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
6 9 (40.91%) Laravel
6 9 (40.91%) Sass
6 9 (40.91%) phpspec
7 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
8 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
9 6 (27.27%) Heroku
9 6 (27.27%) Symfony
9 6 (27.27%) OO
9 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (27.27%) API Design
9 6 (27.27%) REST
9 6 (27.27%) Twilio
9 6 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
10 5 (22.73%) Docker
10 5 (22.73%) TDD
10 5 (22.73%) MySQL
11 4 (18.18%) DevOps
12 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
12 3 (13.64%) CSS3

Behat
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
1 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) Heroku
2 6 (27.27%) Twilio
3 2 (9.09%) Fastly
3 2 (9.09%) GitHub
3 2 (9.09%) Yarn
4 1 (4.55%) Office 365
4 1 (4.55%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) Bower
4 1 (4.55%) Grunt
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) PhpStorm
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Development Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Tester
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) Laravel
2 9 (40.91%) phpspec
2 9 (40.91%) Sass
3 6 (27.27%) REST
3 6 (27.27%) Symfony
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) Node.js
5 2 (9.09%) Doctrine
6 1 (4.55%) Compass CSS Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Drush
6 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) LESS
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) Swagger
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) BDD
3 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
6 6 (27.27%) API Design
6 6 (27.27%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (9.09%) Microservices
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (9.09%) Scrum
11 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (4.55%) Exploratory Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
11 1 (4.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com