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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 1
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - 23.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
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 £45.25 - -
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
20 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 80.00% 83.33% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 15
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £386 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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