The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 - -
BDD
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hove region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 86.36% 85.71% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Median daily rate £356 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hove region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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