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 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing BDD 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.92% 4.15% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 5.10% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £449 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.75% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £389 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -
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
174 157 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 79.82% 81.35% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 119 123
Median daily rate £450 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Median hourly rate £23.50 £24.32 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% -8.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £20.74 £21.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £108.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 -8 2 £449 +34.75%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (35.29%) JUnit
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) Spring
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (29.41%) LDAP
7 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) SSL
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) SOLID
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API

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 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
1 5 (29.41%) SSL
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Redis
2 3 (17.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) JUnit
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 3 (17.65%) Moq
4 3 (17.65%) NUnit
4 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
4 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.88%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (11.76%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
3 6 (35.29%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
5 3 (17.65%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (17.65%) LINQ
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js
5 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (17.65%) React
5 3 (17.65%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) SOLID
7 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
8 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.88%) Migration
9 1 (5.88%) OOD
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat