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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 86 97 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing BDD 20 20 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.12% 1.04% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.29% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 31
Median daily rate £425 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.03% -

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
1425 1550 1661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.56% 80.35% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 1019 914
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 64 73
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Southampton +8 3 £325 +12.06% 1
Andover - 3 £375 - 1
Farnborough -5 2 £400 -15.78% 3
Basingstoke - 2 £450 - 1
Portsmouth -6 1 £375 +1.35% 3
Aldershot - 1 £438 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (77.78%) TDD
3 31 (49.21%) Java
4 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 19 (30.16%) Selenium
6 18 (28.57%) Scrum
6 18 (28.57%) HTML
6 18 (28.57%) Scala
7 16 (25.40%) C#
7 16 (25.40%) CSS
8 15 (23.81%) Linux
8 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (23.81%) .NET
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
9 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (19.05%) F#
10 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 12 (19.05%) HBase
10 12 (19.05%) Apache Spark
11 11 (17.46%) Defect Tracking
11 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
11 11 (17.46%) HTML5
11 11 (17.46%) Big Data
11 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (17.46%) Spring
11 11 (17.46%) Software Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Web Services
12 10 (15.87%) Oracle
12 10 (15.87%) SpecFlow

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 12 (19.05%) Apache Spark
2 7 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
4 5 (7.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (6.35%) GemFire
6 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
7 1 (1.59%) JBoss
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) PaaS
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.11%) GitHub
4 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) AMQP
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) HBase
2 11 (17.46%) Big Data
2 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
3 8 (12.70%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) OLTP
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.16%) Selenium
3 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (15.87%) SpecFlow
5 8 (12.70%) Gradle
6 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
8 5 (7.94%) JUnit
9 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
9 4 (6.35%) JIRA
10 3 (4.76%) Subversion
10 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
11 2 (3.17%) Bower
11 2 (3.17%) Grunt
11 2 (3.17%) gulp
11 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
11 2 (3.17%) Mockito
12 1 (1.59%) Spock
12 1 (1.59%) webpack
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Scala Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Tester
7 7 (11.11%) Automation Tester
8 6 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
10 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (6.35%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) HTML
2 16 (25.40%) CSS
3 15 (23.81%) .NET
4 11 (17.46%) HTML5
4 11 (17.46%) Spring
4 11 (17.46%) Web Services
5 8 (12.70%) CSS3
5 8 (12.70%) RESTful
6 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.11%) REST
7 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (9.52%) Kafka
8 5 (7.94%) Spark Streaming
8 5 (7.94%) Spring Boot
9 4 (6.35%) JSON
9 4 (6.35%) Node.js
9 4 (6.35%) React
10 3 (4.76%) Backbone.js
10 3 (4.76%) WCF
10 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (4.76%) User Experience
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.59%) Social Media
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (77.78%) TDD
3 18 (28.57%) Scrum
4 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (17.46%) Defect Tracking
4 11 (17.46%) Software Testing
5 9 (14.29%) OO
5 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.11%) Open Source
7 7 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 7 (11.11%) User Stories
8 6 (9.52%) Migration
9 5 (7.94%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.94%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Web Development
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (6.35%) Low Latency
10 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) Scala
3 16 (25.40%) C#
4 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.05%) F#
6 9 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (9.52%) SQL
8 4 (6.35%) Ruby
8 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) ES6
9 1 (1.59%) Go
9 1 (1.59%) Groovy
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) HDFS
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
1 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) ATG
5 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.59%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Talend
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