The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 13.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 73.61% 80.85% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 14
Average daily rate £328 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £214 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £388 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £142.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

BDD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing