The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 41 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.50 - -
BDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 197 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.22% 71.12% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 118 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.38% -6.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

BDD
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft