The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 22 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 31 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.56% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 0
Median daily rate £515 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 328 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.78% 84.75% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 209 118
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for BDD.

1 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (88.68%) TDD
3 42 (79.25%) .NET
4 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
4 40 (75.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
5 38 (71.70%) MVC
5 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (69.81%) CSS
6 37 (69.81%) HTML
7 36 (67.92%) Web Services
8 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
9 26 (49.06%) SQL
9 26 (49.06%) CRM
10 25 (47.17%) Migration
10 25 (47.17%) Data Migration
10 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (41.51%) Dynamics CRM
11 22 (41.51%) Marketing
12 21 (39.62%) Data Conversion
12 21 (39.62%) Scrum
12 21 (39.62%) Campaign Management
13 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
14 17 (32.08%) C#
14 17 (32.08%) Kanban
15 16 (30.19%) SOLID
16 15 (28.30%) Entity Framework
16 15 (28.30%) Web Development
16 15 (28.30%) .NET Framework

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (7.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.75%) IaaS
2 11 (20.75%) PaaS
2 11 (20.75%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.55%) MSTest
3 4 (7.55%) NUnit
3 4 (7.55%) ReSharper
4 3 (5.66%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.66%) NCover
4 3 (5.66%) NDepend
4 3 (5.66%) NuGet
4 3 (5.66%) StyleCop
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.77%) Grunt
5 2 (3.77%) gulp
5 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.77%) Mocha
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) CRM Developer
3 13 (24.53%) .NET Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Agile Developer
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Business Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Digital Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Digital Business Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (79.25%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
2 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (69.81%) CSS
3 37 (69.81%) HTML
4 36 (67.92%) Web Services
5 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (28.30%) .NET Framework
6 15 (28.30%) Entity Framework
7 12 (22.64%) Dapper ORM
7 12 (22.64%) HTML5
8 10 (18.87%) LESS
8 10 (18.87%) Sass
9 4 (7.55%) WCF
10 3 (5.66%) NHibernate
10 3 (5.66%) REST
11 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.77%) CSS3
11 2 (3.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (88.68%) TDD
3 38 (71.70%) MVC
4 26 (49.06%) CRM
5 25 (47.17%) Data Migration
5 25 (47.17%) Migration
6 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (39.62%) Campaign Management
7 21 (39.62%) Data Conversion
7 21 (39.62%) Scrum
8 17 (32.08%) Kanban
9 16 (30.19%) SOLID
10 15 (28.30%) Web Development
11 14 (26.42%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (24.53%) CQRS
12 13 (24.53%) Functional Testing
13 12 (22.64%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (18.87%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) ES6
5 2 (3.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) CODA
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
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