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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 13 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing BDD 21 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.17% 1.15% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.38% 1.33% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +13.63%
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
East Sussex

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
146 226 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 77.66% 86.26% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 164 63
Median daily rate £475 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.15 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Brighton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 33 (89.19%) TDD
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
3 16 (43.24%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
7 10 (27.03%) React
8 9 (24.32%) Kanban
8 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
8 9 (24.32%) Spring
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 7 (18.92%) Pair Programming
10 7 (18.92%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
12 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
12 5 (13.51%) Scala
12 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
12 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
12 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
13 4 (10.81%) MVC
13 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
13 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (8.11%) RESTful
14 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
14 3 (8.11%) OO

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 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (2.70%) Gradle
5 1 (2.70%) Hudson
5 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) JMeter
5 1 (2.70%) jMock
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Angular Developer
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Agile Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 10 (27.03%) React
4 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
4 9 (24.32%) Spring
5 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.11%) RESTful
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.41%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) Java EE
10 1 (2.70%) Symfony
10 1 (2.70%) Velocity
10 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) TDD
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) Kanban
5 7 (18.92%) Concurrent Programming
5 7 (18.92%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) OOP
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) Scala
5 1 (2.70%) Groovy
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.70%) Rally