The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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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
164 195 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.55% 79.27% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 128 90
Average daily rate £413 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP