The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 86 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs citing BDD 33 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 0.98% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.26% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 13
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -
BDD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1908 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 77.56% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 956 888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 67 25
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.33 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +2 22 £360 +2.85% 10
Bracknell - 4 - -
Maidenhead 0 3 £448 +32.59% 3
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (66.67%) TDD
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 16 (35.56%) Selenium
5 15 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 15 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) Cucumber
7 12 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (24.44%) C#
8 11 (24.44%) SpecFlow
9 9 (20.00%) Gherkin
9 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (20.00%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
10 8 (17.78%) Kanban
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) User Stories
10 8 (17.78%) DevOps
11 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.56%) SOAP
11 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
12 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 6 (13.33%) JIRA
12 6 (13.33%) Ruby
12 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.33%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (8.89%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Selenium
2 13 (28.89%) Cucumber
3 11 (24.44%) SpecFlow
4 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
6 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
7 6 (13.33%) JIRA
8 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (6.67%) Appium
9 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.22%) Ant
10 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
10 1 (2.22%) Gradle
10 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.22%) Maven
10 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
10 1 (2.22%) RSpec
10 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
1 13 (28.89%) Tester
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Automation Tester
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (15.56%) SOAP
3 6 (13.33%) REST
4 5 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (6.67%) .NET
5 3 (6.67%) LAMP
5 3 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) HTML
6 2 (4.44%) JSON
6 2 (4.44%) Symfony
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.22%) CSS
7 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.22%) Java EE
7 1 (2.22%) Laravel
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (66.67%) TDD
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 15 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.78%) DevOps
6 8 (17.78%) Kanban
6 8 (17.78%) User Stories
7 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 5 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.89%) Test Management
10 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) Ruby
5 5 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) Groovy
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SDET
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
1 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.22%) ForgeRock
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Pega
2 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.22%) VMware
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