The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing BDD 45 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.43% 2.69% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.28% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 19
Median daily rate £463 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.71% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1424 1800 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.77% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1113 955
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 101 86
Median hourly rate £38.25 £39.37 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +57.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £60.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Southampton -6 12 £450 +38.46%
Farnborough - 7 £400 - 2
Andover +4 6 £400 - 4
Portsmouth - 4 £450 - 2
Fareham - 3 £525 - 1
Basingstoke +3 2 £438 -
Aldershot - 1 £475 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (60.00%) TDD
3 43 (53.75%) Java
4 34 (42.50%) Scrum
4 34 (42.50%) Selenium
5 32 (40.00%) .NET
6 29 (36.25%) C#
7 27 (33.75%) Test Scripting
8 26 (32.50%) F#
8 26 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 25 (31.25%) SpecFlow
10 24 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
11 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
11 23 (28.75%) Software Testing
12 22 (27.50%) User Stories
13 21 (26.25%) Regression Testing
14 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 19 (23.75%) Scala
16 17 (21.25%) Migration
16 17 (21.25%) HTML
16 17 (21.25%) Oracle
16 17 (21.25%) HBase
16 17 (21.25%) Apache Spark
17 16 (20.00%) Hadoop
17 16 (20.00%) Big Data
17 16 (20.00%) Linux
17 16 (20.00%) Finance
18 15 (18.75%) CSS
19 14 (17.50%) JavaScript

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 17 (21.25%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.75%) Apache
3 7 (8.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (7.50%) GemFire
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
5 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) PaaS
2 8 (10.00%) GitHub
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) HBase
2 16 (20.00%) Big Data
2 16 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 13 (16.25%) Apache Hive
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.25%) OLTP
6 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
7 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.25%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Selenium
2 26 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (31.25%) SpecFlow
4 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (12.50%) Gradle
6 9 (11.25%) HP UFT
7 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
8 7 (8.75%) JUnit
9 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (7.50%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.75%) JIRA
10 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.50%) Bower
11 2 (2.50%) Grunt
11 2 (2.50%) gulp
11 2 (2.50%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.50%) Subversion
12 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Military
3 2 (2.50%) Electronics
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Java Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Tester
3 17 (21.25%) Automation Tester
4 14 (17.50%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.00%) Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) Consultant
8 8 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Scala Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Apache Spark Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Big Data Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 5 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) .NET
2 17 (21.25%) HTML
3 15 (18.75%) CSS
4 13 (16.25%) Spring
5 10 (12.50%) Web Services
6 9 (11.25%) HTML5
7 8 (10.00%) Kafka
8 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.75%) CSS3
8 7 (8.75%) RESTful
8 7 (8.75%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (8.75%) Spring Boot
9 6 (7.50%) JSON
10 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.25%) REST
10 5 (6.25%) Spring Integration
11 4 (5.00%) Gherkin
11 4 (5.00%) J2EE
11 4 (5.00%) XML
12 3 (3.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.50%) Replication
2 2 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (60.00%) TDD
3 34 (42.50%) Scrum
4 27 (33.75%) Test Scripting
5 24 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
6 23 (28.75%) Software Testing
7 22 (27.50%) User Stories
8 21 (26.25%) Regression Testing
9 17 (21.25%) Migration
10 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.00%) Test Strategy
12 8 (10.00%) OO
12 8 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (8.75%) Open Source
13 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
14 6 (7.50%) Benchmarking
14 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
14 6 (7.50%) Validation
15 5 (6.25%) MVC
15 5 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) Java
2 29 (36.25%) C#
3 26 (32.50%) F#
4 19 (23.75%) Scala
5 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.00%) C++
6 8 (10.00%) Python
6 8 (10.00%) SQL
7 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.50%) VBScript
8 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Ruby
9 2 (2.50%) C
10 1 (1.25%) ES6
10 1 (1.25%) Go
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) HDFS
2 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.00%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) ATG
6 1 (1.25%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.25%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.25%) Talend
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