The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.47% 0.95% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.21% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 - -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 165 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.49% 78.57% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 85 116
Median daily rate £396 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.65 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

BDD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
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