Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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.

Behat
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 574 581
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing Behat 6 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.077% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 17
London median daily rate £350 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £317 £303
90th Percentile £406 £452 £425
England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Behat is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15100 14722 14368
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.90% 32.44% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11223 11102 10346
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 56 83
London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £18.20 £19.00 £13.60
90th Percentile £53.30 £57.50 £70.00
England median hourly rate £40.50 £37.25 £36.38
% change year-on-year +8.72% +2.41% +3.93%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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 -7 1 £350 -12.50%
Behat
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Drupal
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (16.67%) Mink
5 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Mink
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Drupal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle