The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 164 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £426 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £308
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +70.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Feature Driven Development
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2757 2881 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.11% 84.39% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2183 2311 3625
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Feature Driven Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Feature Driven Development
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the City of London region.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Feature Driven Development
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development 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 City of London region with a requirement for Feature Driven Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) FogBugz
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) FogBugz
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA