The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JBehave skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 22 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.

JBehave
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 551 600
Rank change year-on-year -28 +49  
Contract jobs citing JBehave 36 94 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.17% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.13% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 55 31
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JBehave 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8258 8338 7465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.46% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5649 5746 4927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

JBehave
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JBehave in the UK

JBehave
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBehave in the UK

JBehave
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBehave over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBehave in the UK

JBehave
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +27 34 £475 +11.76% 24
London +10 26 £475 +11.76% 8
Yorkshire +30 5 £375 +15.38% 3
City of London +3 5 £500 - 4
West Midlands - 3 - - 2
Sheffield - 3 £375 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
West Yorkshire +23 2 £369 +13.46% 3
Leeds +13 2 £369 +13.46% 3
Glasgow +11 2 - - 2
Scotland -3 2 - - 2
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Warwick - 2 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JBehave also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JBehave.

1 81 (86.17%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (85.11%) Cucumber
3 78 (82.98%) Java
4 74 (78.72%) Selenium
5 70 (74.47%) Test Automation
6 54 (57.45%) JUnit
7 48 (51.06%) Jenkins
8 46 (48.94%) TDD
9 45 (47.87%) Git (software)
10 38 (40.43%) SQL
11 36 (38.30%) BDD
12 35 (37.23%) Scrum
13 34 (36.17%) Maven
14 33 (35.11%) Spring
14 33 (35.11%) QA
15 31 (32.98%) JIRA
16 30 (31.91%) Finance
17 27 (28.72%) Banking
17 27 (28.72%) Python
18 26 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (26.60%) WebDriver
19 25 (26.60%) XML
20 24 (25.53%) Concordion
21 22 (23.40%) Test Strategy
21 22 (23.40%) Gherkin
21 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
22 21 (22.34%) Continuous Delivery
22 21 (22.34%) Hibernate
22 21 (22.34%) Kanban
23 20 (21.28%) JSON

JBehave
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.83%) Confluence
3 4 (4.26%) Apache
3 4 (4.26%) GeoServer
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.19%) JBoss
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.19%) WildFly
5 2 (2.13%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.13%) GemFire
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Basecamp
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Bluemix
3 2 (2.13%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) GitHub
4 1 (1.06%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 20 (21.28%) DB2
3 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.32%) Big Data
6 4 (4.26%) GIS
7 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.19%) MySQL
7 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.13%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.13%) QlikView
8 2 (2.13%) Spatial Data
9 1 (1.06%) HBase
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.06%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 80 (85.11%) Cucumber
2 74 (78.72%) Selenium
3 54 (57.45%) JUnit
4 48 (51.06%) Jenkins
5 45 (47.87%) Git (software)
6 34 (36.17%) Maven
7 31 (32.98%) JIRA
8 25 (26.60%) WebDriver
9 24 (25.53%) Concordion
10 18 (19.15%) Gradle
11 17 (18.09%) TeamCity
12 16 (17.02%) Ant
13 15 (15.96%) Hudson
14 13 (13.83%) Subversion
15 12 (12.77%) Calabash
15 12 (12.77%) Mockito
15 12 (12.77%) SpecFlow
16 11 (11.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (11.70%) TestNG
17 10 (10.64%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 27 (28.72%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Front Office
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.09%) QA Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Tester
6 8 (8.51%) Developer in Test
6 8 (8.51%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) DevOps Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Digital Transformation
8 6 (6.38%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (6.38%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Agile Test Manager
9 5 (5.32%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) Spring
2 25 (26.60%) XML
3 22 (23.40%) Gherkin
4 21 (22.34%) Hibernate
5 20 (21.28%) JSON
6 17 (18.09%) RESTful
7 13 (13.83%) SOAP
8 12 (12.77%) JMS
9 10 (10.64%) REST
9 10 (10.64%) Web Services
10 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.45%) Java EE
11 6 (6.38%) CSS
11 6 (6.38%) HTML
12 5 (5.32%) Spring Boot
12 5 (5.32%) Spring MVC
13 4 (4.26%) Leaflet
13 4 (4.26%) OpenLayers
13 4 (4.26%) PostGIS
14 3 (3.19%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.13%) Equities
4 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.02%) Unix
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Android
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (86.17%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (74.47%) Test Automation
3 46 (48.94%) TDD
4 36 (38.30%) BDD
5 35 (37.23%) Scrum
6 26 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (23.40%) Test Strategy
8 21 (22.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (22.34%) Kanban
9 20 (21.28%) Microservices
10 19 (20.21%) DevOps
11 18 (19.15%) Regression Testing
12 17 (18.09%) Open Source
13 16 (17.02%) OO
14 15 (15.96%) Integration Testing
15 13 (13.83%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 13 (13.83%) Software Delivery
16 12 (12.77%) SDET
17 11 (11.70%) Domain-Driven Design
17 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (82.98%) Java
2 38 (40.43%) SQL
3 27 (28.72%) Python
4 16 (17.02%) Shell Script
5 14 (14.89%) C#
6 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.51%) Perl
8 7 (7.45%) Ruby
9 5 (5.32%) Scala
10 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.13%) GraphQL
11 2 (2.13%) Groovy
12 1 (1.06%) C
12 1 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (35.11%) QA
2 13 (13.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 13 (13.83%) EMIR
2 13 (13.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Ansible
1 2 (2.13%) MOM
1 2 (2.13%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.06%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.06%) Nagios
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Perforce
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 9 (9.57%) Atlassian
3 9 (9.57%) Sybase
4 4 (4.26%) ESRI
5 3 (3.19%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.19%) Charles River
5 3 (3.19%) Google
5 3 (3.19%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.19%) Splunk
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.13%) New Relic
6 2 (2.13%) Solace
7 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.06%) HP
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) Reuters
7 1 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
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