Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 15 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 23 41
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 4.07% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - 23.91% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Staffordshire median daily rate - £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.62% -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +25.93% -3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 46 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 21.72% 17.04% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 28
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £271
90th Percentile £481 £430 £363
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 - £30.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% +40.43% -25.25%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Staffordshire

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Staffordshire