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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 15 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing BDD 34 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.58% 0.32% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 0.37% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 8
Average daily rate £425 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 - £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.25 - -
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
287 267 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.85% 84.49% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 161 121
Average daily rate £363 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 23
Average hourly rate £18.43 £33.25 £20.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.57% +66.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +21 29 £425 - 4
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 41 (91.11%) TDD
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) Java
4 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 14 (31.11%) Spring
8 13 (28.89%) .NET
9 12 (26.67%) C#
10 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (24.44%) React
11 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
11 10 (22.22%) HTML
11 10 (22.22%) CSS
11 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
12 9 (20.00%) Pair Programming
12 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 9 (20.00%) Selenium
13 8 (17.78%) QA
13 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
13 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
13 8 (17.78%) Kanban
13 8 (17.78%) Finance
14 7 (15.56%) Web Services
14 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
14 7 (15.56%) JIRA
15 6 (13.33%) jMock
15 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
15 6 (13.33%) Atlassian

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (13.33%) Confluence
1 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (20.00%) Selenium
2 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
3 7 (15.56%) JIRA
4 6 (13.33%) Ant
4 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.33%) Gradle
4 6 (13.33%) Hudson
4 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.33%) JMeter
4 6 (13.33%) jMock
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
4 6 (13.33%) Maven
4 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.22%) Mocha
6 1 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Agile Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Angular Developer
7 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Java Analyst Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Java Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) Developer in Test
8 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (31.11%) Spring
3 13 (28.89%) .NET
4 11 (24.44%) React
5 10 (22.22%) CSS
5 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) Ajax
7 6 (13.33%) Java EE
7 6 (13.33%) JMS
7 6 (13.33%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) TDD
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Scrum
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 8 (17.78%) Kanban
6 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 6 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (13.33%) User Stories
9 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) Groovy
5 3 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
1 6 (13.33%) ISEB
1 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 6 (13.33%) Rally
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