The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 15 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.97% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 0.71% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £538 £500 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +63.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.03% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 141 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 86.14% 80.11% 83.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 90 95
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 £303 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Median hourly rate £27.31 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.98 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £22.50 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Appium
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) Calabash
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
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