The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Brighton 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.46% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 143 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 67.12% 76.88% 73.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 78 123
Average daily rate £350 £364 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% -9.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.10 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 - £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
BDD
East Sussex

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Haml
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Redis
5 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) Sass

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Haml
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano