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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 72 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing BDD 32 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.89% 1.98% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.44% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 19
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £265 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £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 £42.50 - -

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
1304 1518 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.84% 81.44% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 965 876
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 73 72
Median hourly rate £35.75 £47.50 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% +47.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Andover +2 6 £400 -
Southampton 0 6 £425 +41.66% 2
Farnborough - 5 £400 - 3
Basingstoke +16 3 £438 - 1
Portsmouth -2 1 £375 +1.35% 5
Aldershot - 1 £475 -
Fareham - 1 £475 - 2
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (69.57%) TDD
3 33 (47.83%) Java
4 24 (34.78%) Scrum
4 24 (34.78%) Selenium
5 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
6 21 (30.43%) C#
6 21 (30.43%) .NET
7 18 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (26.09%) Scala
8 17 (24.64%) HTML
8 17 (24.64%) F#
9 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
9 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
9 16 (23.19%) Linux
9 16 (23.19%) Defect Tracking
10 15 (21.74%) Apache Spark
10 15 (21.74%) HBase
10 15 (21.74%) SpecFlow
10 15 (21.74%) CSS
10 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
10 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
11 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.29%) Oracle
11 14 (20.29%) Finance
11 14 (20.29%) Big Data
11 14 (20.29%) Hadoop
12 13 (18.84%) User Stories
13 12 (17.39%) PaaS
13 12 (17.39%) Regression Testing

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 15 (21.74%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.14%) Apache
3 7 (10.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.70%) GemFire
5 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) PaaS
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.59%) GitHub
4 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) HBase
2 14 (20.29%) Big Data
2 14 (20.29%) Hadoop
3 11 (15.94%) Apache Hive
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.25%) OLTP
6 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Selenium
2 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
3 18 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (21.74%) SpecFlow
5 10 (14.49%) Gradle
6 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.14%) JUnit
8 6 (8.70%) Cucumber
8 6 (8.70%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.80%) JIRA
9 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (4.35%) Subversion
10 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.90%) Bower
11 2 (2.90%) Grunt
11 2 (2.90%) gulp
11 2 (2.90%) HP UFT
11 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.45%) Spock
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Electronics
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Big Data Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Tester
6 10 (14.49%) Automation Tester
7 9 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Scala Developer
9 7 (10.14%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (10.14%) Test Analyst
10 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
10 6 (8.70%) Technical Leader
11 5 (7.25%) Java Team Leader
11 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
11 5 (7.25%) Senior Big Data Developer
11 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
11 5 (7.25%) Technical Developer
12 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
12 4 (5.80%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) HTML
3 15 (21.74%) CSS
4 12 (17.39%) Spring
5 11 (15.94%) Web Services
6 10 (14.49%) HTML5
7 8 (11.59%) Kafka
8 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.14%) CSS3
8 7 (10.14%) RESTful
8 7 (10.14%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (10.14%) Spring Boot
9 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.70%) JSON
9 6 (8.70%) REST
10 5 (7.25%) Spring Integration
11 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
11 4 (5.80%) J2EE
12 3 (4.35%) Middleware
12 3 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) User Experience
1 3 (4.35%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.90%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (69.57%) TDD
3 24 (34.78%) Scrum
4 16 (23.19%) Defect Tracking
4 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
4 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
5 13 (18.84%) User Stories
6 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 10 (14.49%) Migration
8 8 (11.59%) OO
8 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.59%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Open Source
9 7 (10.14%) Test Strategy
10 6 (8.70%) Benchmarking
10 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Validation
11 5 (7.25%) Web Development
12 4 (5.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) C#
3 18 (26.09%) Scala
4 17 (24.64%) F#
5 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.04%) Python
7 7 (10.14%) SQL
8 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.80%) Ruby
10 2 (2.90%) C++
10 2 (2.90%) PHP
11 1 (1.45%) C
11 1 (1.45%) ES6
11 1 (1.45%) Go
11 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) HDFS
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) ATG
6 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.45%) Talend
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