The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 23 30
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.35% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
115 74 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 62.84% 53.62% 57.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 40 45
Average daily rate £375 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -13.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - - - - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft