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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 436 415 427
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.022% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.028% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £513 £488 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £413 -
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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
19139 18033 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.78% 80.75% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13950 12592 13565
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 257 238
Median hourly rate £21.89 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.42 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Feature Driven Development
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +33 1 £425 -22.72%
Feature Driven Development
England

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Kanban
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) ATDD
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (18.18%) Scalatra
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Akka
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (18.18%) COBOL
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE

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 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum Master
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Coach
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HCM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Akka
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Scalatra
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Kanban
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) ATDD
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) COBOL
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PeopleCode
1 2 (18.18%) Scala
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft