The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 6 56 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.75% 23.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 31.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 45 0
Average daily rate £388 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £306
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +19.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 179 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 75.69% 74.27% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 110 62
Average daily rate £384 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BDD
Hampshire

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BDD across the Basingstoke region.

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) Twitter
3 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (50.00%) Xbox
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Test-First Development
4 5 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) Blog
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) ReSharper

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (40.00%) NCrunch
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 9 (90.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) LESS
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Xbox
1 5 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (50.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Test-First Development
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) OOP
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Twitter
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
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