Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 779 676 755
Rank change year-on-year -103 +79 +66
Contract jobs citing JBehave 100 213 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 1.24% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 110 93
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £341 £263 £328
90th Percentile £538 £551 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £421
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.04% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JBehave is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19118 17172 16327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.69% 16.51% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13309 11571 10870
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 250 341
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.30 £53.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

JBehave
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JBehave as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England -27 87 £475 +18.75% 14
London -35 53 £490 +12.00% 10
UK excluding London -58 46 £413 +3.13% 4
East of England -31 14 £450 +43.08% 4
Midlands +26 11 - -
West Midlands - 11 - -
Scotland -60 8 £325 -18.75%
North of England +49 7 £401 +7.00%
Yorkshire +16 6 £401 +12.63%
Wales -11 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
North East +62 1 - -
South West +8 1 - -
South East -7 1 £375 -16.67%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 91 (91.00%) Java
2 77 (77.00%) Cucumber
3 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (68.00%) Test Automation
5 62 (62.00%) Jenkins
6 57 (57.00%) Selenium
7 55 (55.00%) JUnit
8 50 (50.00%) BDD
9 49 (49.00%) JIRA
9 49 (49.00%) TDD
10 41 (41.00%) SQL
10 41 (41.00%) Ruby
11 39 (39.00%) Python
12 38 (38.00%) Spring
13 37 (37.00%) Scrum
13 37 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (35.00%) Maven
15 34 (34.00%) RESTful
16 33 (33.00%) Hibernate
17 31 (31.00%) Git (software)
17 31 (31.00%) NoSQL
18 29 (29.00%) Kanban
18 29 (29.00%) Oracle
19 28 (28.00%) TeamCity
19 28 (28.00%) REST
19 28 (28.00%) SDET
20 27 (27.00%) WebDriver
21 26 (26.00%) Confluence
21 26 (26.00%) Web Services
22 25 (25.00%) Functional Testing

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 26 (26.00%) Confluence
2 21 (21.00%) Tomcat
3 19 (19.00%) JBoss
4 14 (14.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (11.00%) Apache Spark
5 11 (11.00%) GlassFish
5 11 (11.00%) WildFly
6 10 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.00%) Jetty
7 5 (5.00%) Tornado
8 4 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.00%) Apache
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.00%) SaaS
3 4 (4.00%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.00%) Bluemix
4 3 (3.00%) IaaS
4 3 (3.00%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (3.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.00%) Basecamp
6 1 (1.00%) GitHub
6 1 (1.00%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.00%) NoSQL
2 20 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.00%) Hadoop
4 16 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (14.00%) Big Data
5 14 (14.00%) MySQL
6 12 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (7.00%) Redis
8 5 (5.00%) Couchbase
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.00%) Riak
9 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.00%) DB2
10 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.00%) Hazelcast
11 2 (2.00%) QlikView
11 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
12 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 77 (77.00%) Cucumber
2 62 (62.00%) Jenkins
3 57 (57.00%) Selenium
4 55 (55.00%) JUnit
5 49 (49.00%) JIRA
6 35 (35.00%) Maven
7 31 (31.00%) Git (software)
8 28 (28.00%) TeamCity
9 27 (27.00%) WebDriver
10 24 (24.00%) SoapUI
11 22 (22.00%) SpecFlow
12 19 (19.00%) JMeter
13 17 (17.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (14.00%) Appium
14 14 (14.00%) FitNesse
15 13 (13.00%) Hudson
16 12 (12.00%) TestNG
17 11 (11.00%) Ant
17 11 (11.00%) TestRail
18 10 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Banking
3 12 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (11.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (42.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 15 (15.00%) Analyst
4 15 (15.00%) Developer in Test
5 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Test Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Digital Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 12 (12.00%) Tester
8 11 (11.00%) Development Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Test Development Engineer
9 10 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
10 9 (9.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (9.00%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (8.00%) Java Engineer
11 8 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
12 7 (7.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.00%) Spring
2 34 (34.00%) RESTful
3 33 (33.00%) Hibernate
4 28 (28.00%) REST
5 26 (26.00%) Web Services
6 23 (23.00%) JMS
6 23 (23.00%) Node.js
7 22 (22.00%) AngularJS
8 20 (20.00%) JSON
9 18 (18.00%) Java EE
9 18 (18.00%) Spring Boot
10 17 (17.00%) Gherkin
11 11 (11.00%) HornetQ
11 11 (11.00%) JAX-RS
11 11 (11.00%) RESTEasy
11 11 (11.00%) WireMock
12 10 (10.00%) Middleware
12 10 (10.00%) SOAP
12 10 (10.00%) XML
13 9 (9.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) RIA
4 4 (4.00%) Derivative
4 4 (4.00%) Equities
4 4 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (3.00%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.00%) Android
1 15 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.00%) Linux
2 9 (9.00%) Unix
3 2 (2.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 50 (50.00%) BDD
4 49 (49.00%) TDD
5 37 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (37.00%) Scrum
6 29 (29.00%) Kanban
7 28 (28.00%) SDET
8 25 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 24 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (24.00%) DevOps
10 19 (19.00%) Open Source
11 18 (18.00%) SOA
12 17 (17.00%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (16.00%) ATDD
13 16 (16.00%) DSDM
13 16 (16.00%) Integration Testing
14 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
14 15 (15.00%) Unit Testing
15 14 (14.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (91.00%) Java
2 41 (41.00%) Ruby
2 41 (41.00%) SQL
3 39 (39.00%) Python
4 23 (23.00%) C#
5 14 (14.00%) Scala
6 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.00%) Perl
8 7 (7.00%) Groovy
9 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.00%) C++
11 1 (1.00%) GraphQL
11 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.00%) R
11 1 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) ISEB
2 4 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) MiFID
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 20022
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Ansible
2 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.00%) IBM
4 4 (4.00%) Splunk
5 3 (3.00%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.00%) Fidessa
5 3 (3.00%) ION Trading
5 3 (3.00%) Murex
5 3 (3.00%) New Relic
5 3 (3.00%) Serena
5 3 (3.00%) Sonatype
6 2 (2.00%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.00%) Charles River
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.00%) FXall
7 1 (1.00%) Reuters
7 1 (1.00%) TIBCO