The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 25 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.31% - 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£420 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 83 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 82.35% 76.15% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 61 168
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £38.80 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) AOP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) AOP
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GridGain
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Actian