The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 25 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.74% 1.76% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.38% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -28.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
BDD
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 126 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.40% 74.12% 71.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 91 108
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 13
Median hourly rate £11.72 £23.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.04% -2.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Norwich -4 2 £406 +25.00% 2
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for BDD.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) API Design
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat