The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.48% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £298 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £306
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +19.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 115 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.14% 63.54% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 51 70
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.21 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.02% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
York -9 6 £298 - 4
Harrogate - - - - 1
Skipton - - - - 1
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Flex
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Flex
1 5 (83.33%) Spring Integration
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) CQRS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA