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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 594 600
Rank change year-on-year +41 +6  
Contract jobs citing JBehave 52 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 22
Median daily rate £450 £456 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +7.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £345 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03%  
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 7833 7833 7014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 14.55% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5287 5237 4483
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 186 130
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £32.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBehave in the UK

JBehave
Top 23 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 29 March 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 +55 46 £450 -2.70% 11
London +42 35 £500 +8.10% 3
East of England +3 6 £275 -35.29% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £275 -35.29%
Scotland +17 3 £475 +35.71%
Wiltshire +5 3 £375 +7.14%
Swindon 0 3 £375 +7.14%
South West -6 3 £375 +7.14% 2
Peterborough - 3 £275 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Glasgow - 2 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 2
North West +30 1 - - 1
Cheshire +27 1 - -
Yorkshire +18 1 £375 - 1
Cambridge +9 1 - -
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £375 - 1
Cardiff - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 141 (88.13%) Cucumber
2 138 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (85.63%) Java
4 129 (80.63%) Selenium
5 87 (54.38%) Scrum
6 83 (51.88%) JUnit
7 73 (45.63%) QA
7 73 (45.63%) BDD
8 71 (44.38%) TDD
9 65 (40.63%) Maven
10 62 (38.75%) Jenkins
11 58 (36.25%) SQL
11 58 (36.25%) JIRA
12 54 (33.75%) Automated Testing
13 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
14 50 (31.25%) WebDriver
15 48 (30.00%) XML
16 47 (29.38%) Spring
17 43 (26.88%) JSON
18 42 (26.25%) Test Automation
19 41 (25.63%) HTML
19 41 (25.63%) Finance
20 39 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (24.38%) Automation Testing
21 38 (23.75%) Unix
22 36 (22.50%) Linux
23 35 (21.88%) Open Source
24 34 (21.25%) CSS
24 34 (21.25%) Gradle
25 32 (20.00%) Relational Database

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 24 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (11.88%) Tomcat
3 16 (10.00%) GeoServer
4 15 (9.38%) Confluence
5 4 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) CICS
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.63%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.63%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.25%) Basecamp
3 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Firewall
1 1 (0.63%) IPv4
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
1 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (15.63%) DB2
3 10 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.63%) GIS
5 8 (5.00%) Spatial Data
6 7 (4.38%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Cloudera CDH
9 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.63%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.63%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.63%) QGIS
9 1 (0.63%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 141 (88.13%) Cucumber
2 129 (80.63%) Selenium
3 83 (51.88%) JUnit
4 65 (40.63%) Maven
5 62 (38.75%) Jenkins
6 58 (36.25%) JIRA
7 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
8 50 (31.25%) WebDriver
9 34 (21.25%) Gradle
10 30 (18.75%) Concordion
11 27 (16.88%) TeamCity
12 26 (16.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (16.25%) FitNesse
13 23 (14.38%) Ant
14 19 (11.88%) SoapUI
15 17 (10.63%) Mockito
15 17 (10.63%) Subversion
16 16 (10.00%) Hudson
17 15 (9.38%) Eclipse
18 13 (8.13%) TestNG
General
1 41 (25.63%) Finance
2 31 (19.38%) Banking
3 7 (4.38%) Back Office
4 4 (2.50%) Marketing
5 3 (1.88%) Electronics
5 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.88%) Publishing
5 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Front Office
6 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (45.63%) Developer
2 63 (39.38%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.25%) Analyst
3 18 (11.25%) QA Engineer
3 18 (11.25%) Test Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) Tester
5 12 (7.50%) Test Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Automation Tester
7 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (6.25%) Test Manager
8 8 (5.00%) Angular Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Developer in Test
8 8 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Open Source Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.00%) XML
2 47 (29.38%) Spring
3 43 (26.88%) JSON
4 41 (25.63%) HTML
5 34 (21.25%) CSS
6 26 (16.25%) Gherkin
7 23 (14.38%) AngularJS
7 23 (14.38%) RESTful
8 22 (13.75%) Dropwizard
9 19 (11.88%) Hibernate
10 18 (11.25%) REST
11 17 (10.63%) Web Services
12 16 (10.00%) PostGIS
13 15 (9.38%) Leaflet
13 15 (9.38%) OpenLayers
14 12 (7.50%) SOAP
15 11 (6.88%) HTML5
16 6 (3.75%) Backbone.js
16 6 (3.75%) CSS3
16 6 (3.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.13%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.25%) Equities
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.75%) Unix
2 36 (22.50%) Linux
3 26 (16.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (54.38%) Scrum
3 73 (45.63%) BDD
4 71 (44.38%) TDD
5 54 (33.75%) Automated Testing
6 42 (26.25%) Test Automation
7 39 (24.38%) Automation Testing
7 39 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (21.88%) Open Source
9 32 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 31 (19.38%) Microservices
11 30 (18.75%) Kanban
11 30 (18.75%) Regression Testing
12 29 (18.13%) Software Testing
13 23 (14.38%) ATDD
13 23 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (14.38%) Software Delivery
13 23 (14.38%) Test Strategy
14 22 (13.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 137 (85.63%) Java
2 58 (36.25%) SQL
3 31 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.50%) Python
5 20 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.88%) Ruby
7 10 (6.25%) Perl
8 6 (3.75%) C#
9 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (11.88%) Degree
1 19 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.25%) ISEB
4 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (45.63%) QA
2 21 (13.13%) MiFID
3 20 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (12.50%) EMIR
4 7 (4.38%) SDET
5 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (16.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.00%) Puppet
3 5 (3.13%) Capistrano
3 5 (3.13%) Nagios
4 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.25%) Ansible
5 2 (1.25%) CA Endevor
5 2 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.63%) MOM
6 1 (0.63%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 18 (11.25%) Perforce
2 16 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 15 (9.38%) ESRI
4 10 (6.25%) Oracle
5 7 (4.38%) Google
5 7 (4.38%) Sybase
6 4 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.88%) Charles River
7 3 (1.88%) HP
7 3 (1.88%) SAP
7 3 (1.88%) Splunk
8 2 (1.25%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.25%) IBM
8 2 (1.25%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.63%) CA
9 1 (0.63%) Calypso
9 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.63%) Solace
9 1 (0.63%) Temenos
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