The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 20 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.35% 2.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 3.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 - -
BDD
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 133 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.39% 93.66% 53.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 102 38
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) User Stories
6 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (19.05%) Coaching
9 4 (19.05%) User Experience
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) Scala
9 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (19.05%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) JIRA
10 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (14.29%) Web Development
10 3 (14.29%) PHP

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) DbUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.76%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) jMock
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Protractor
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
4 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
4 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) Akka
5 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.76%) RESTEasy
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) spray
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) User Experience
4 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 9 (42.86%) User Stories
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) API Development
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) CQRS
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Scala
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) ES6
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Go
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
1 1 (4.76%) Zend
Croydon, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
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