The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 Kent 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 36 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.28% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 187 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 76.81% 67.75% 67.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 101 91
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -5.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
BDD
South East

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Kent

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 1 - -
Maidstone - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Cranbrook - - - - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (66.67%) UML
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) Product Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) UML
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) Product Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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