The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD 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 Hove 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
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 77.27% 52.08% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 14
Average daily rate £380 £380 £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £375 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
BDD
East Sussex

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Hove

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) B2C

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA