The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 10 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.13% 12.00% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 14.63% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
Median daily rate £338 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +8.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.03% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 82 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 87.50% 82.00% 63.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 58 26
Median daily rate £341 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JTA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Kony
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Yahoo!