The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 425 415 414
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.027% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.033% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £528 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +75.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.03 -
Feature Driven Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18195 17940 18564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.97% 81.01% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13300 12617 13298
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 251 231
Median hourly rate £21.17 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% -6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Feature Driven Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the London region.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development 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 London region with a requirement for Feature Driven Development.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Games
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) ATDD
6 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Akka
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (20.00%) Scalatra
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (20.00%) PeopleCode
6 2 (20.00%) COBOL
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) SQL

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum Master
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Coach
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HCM Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Akka
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Scalatra
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) ATDD
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) PeopleCode
1 2 (20.00%) Scala
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft