The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 552 544 511
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 17 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.019% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.025% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.03 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 - -
Feature Driven Development
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37645 35898 31479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.38% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24412 23028 19308
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1082 975
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Feature Driven Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the England region.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Feature Driven Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the England region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Feature Driven Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the England region.

Feature Driven Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Feature Driven Development
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the England region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
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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
London +15 8 £550 +83.33% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £375 -
North East - 2 - -
South East - 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
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UK

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Feature Driven Development 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 Feature Driven Development.

1 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) Scrum
5 19 (57.58%) BDD
6 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (51.52%) Kanban
8 14 (42.42%) JIRA
9 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 11 (33.33%) Spring
9 11 (33.33%) ATDD
10 10 (30.30%) User Stories
10 10 (30.30%) Scala
11 9 (27.27%) Groovy
11 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 9 (27.27%) JUnit
11 9 (27.27%) Web Services
12 8 (24.24%) HTML
12 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (24.24%) JBehave
13 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
13 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
13 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
13 7 (21.21%) Pair Programming
13 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
14 6 (18.18%) Project Management
14 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (18.18%) Games

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Feature Driven Development 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 Feature Driven Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) GlassFish
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) CICS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.06%) Adabas
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) JUnit
3 8 (24.24%) JBehave
4 5 (15.15%) Hudson
4 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
4 5 (15.15%) TestNG
4 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium
5 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) ScrumMaster
3 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 11 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
5 4 (12.12%) WSDL
5 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
5 4 (12.12%) JAXB
5 4 (12.12%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) Grails
6 3 (9.09%) JMS
7 2 (6.06%) Java EE
7 2 (6.06%) Velocity
8 1 (3.03%) Scalatra
8 1 (3.03%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) W3C
2 4 (12.12%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) Scrum
4 19 (57.58%) BDD
5 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (51.52%) Kanban
7 11 (33.33%) ATDD
8 10 (30.30%) User Stories
9 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
10 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
11 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Pair Programming
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (18.18%) Project Management
12 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
12 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) Scala
3 9 (27.27%) Groovy
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) NATURAL
5 2 (6.06%) JCL
5 2 (6.06%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) ATG
2 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.12%) hybris
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Sophos
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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