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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 7.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -
BDD
Cheshire

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
33 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 82.50% 64.12% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 33
Median daily rate £378 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £388 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Android NDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android NDK
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree