The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Kent
Rank 46 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.38% 1.24% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.65% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 182 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 80.68% 75.52% 75.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 143 102
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 12
Median hourly rate £9.61 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.96% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 1 £375 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) COM

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
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