The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 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 Hounslow 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 5 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 3.23% 16.36% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 18.00% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 50 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 51.61% 90.91% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 36
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £23.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
BDD
London

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow region citing BDD 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 BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Grails
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow region citing BDD 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 BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Mocha
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) QUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Grails
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell