The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 15 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing BDD 30 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.14% 0.30% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.66% 0.35% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £375 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 - -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 286 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.07% 85.89% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 181 92
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +19.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £12.60 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 £22.45 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

BDD
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +24 23 £500 +33.33% 4
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
5 15 (34.09%) Scrum
5 15 (34.09%) Spring
5 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
7 12 (27.27%) C#
7 12 (27.27%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 11 (25.00%) React
9 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
9 10 (22.73%) Selenium
9 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.73%) Web Services
10 9 (20.45%) CSS
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) JIRA
10 9 (20.45%) QA
10 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
11 8 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (18.18%) Rally
11 8 (18.18%) Confluence
11 8 (18.18%) Groovy
11 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 8 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (18.18%) jMock

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (18.18%) Confluence
1 8 (18.18%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
1 10 (22.73%) Selenium
2 9 (20.45%) JIRA
2 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
3 8 (18.18%) Ant
3 8 (18.18%) Gradle
3 8 (18.18%) Hudson
3 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.18%) JMeter
3 8 (18.18%) jMock
3 8 (18.18%) JUnit
3 8 (18.18%) Maven
3 8 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.64%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.27%) MSTest
6 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.27%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Java Analyst Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Developer in Test
6 7 (15.91%) Java Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Test Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Angular Developer
7 6 (13.64%) QA Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) QA Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Agile Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
2 15 (34.09%) Spring
3 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 12 (27.27%) .NET
5 11 (25.00%) React
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) CSS
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
8 8 (18.18%) Ajax
8 8 (18.18%) Java EE
8 8 (18.18%) JMS
8 8 (18.18%) REST
8 8 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
10 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (9.09%) HTML5
11 3 (6.82%) RESTful
12 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
1 7 (15.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 8 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 8 (18.18%) User Stories
6 7 (15.91%) Kanban
7 5 (11.36%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (11.36%) QA Automation
8 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) C#
4 8 (18.18%) Groovy
5 4 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
1 8 (18.18%) ISEB
1 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Atlassian
1 8 (18.18%) Rally
Brighton, East Sussex
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