The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 557 532 568
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.034% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.047% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £465 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36762 34066 37577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23222 21113 22094
Average daily rate £406 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1080 1002 1362
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Feature Driven Development
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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
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 24 July 2014. 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
East of England - 5 £425 -
North West -7 1 - - 2
South East - - - -
London - - - -
Feature Driven Development
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Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Scrum
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
1 10 (71.43%) Kanban
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) Back Office
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Dojo
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Games
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) JBoss
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 5 (35.71%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Games
3 3 (21.43%) Front Office
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ScrumMaster
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Dojo
4 2 (14.29%) Swing
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.14%) AutoMapper
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
1 10 (71.43%) Kanban
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) ATDD
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Mercator
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