The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing BDD 2 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.52% 9.93% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 14.56% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 8
Median daily rate £388 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +31.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £384
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +8.14%
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 Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 103 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.52% 68.21% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 76 128
Median daily rate £394 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 17
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +80.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Brighton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Protractor
5 3 (27.27%) React
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Protractor
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Angular Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) React
2 1 (9.09%) Akka
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
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