The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing BDD 9 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.36% 0.24% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.30% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £375 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
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 Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 335 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.46% 79.57% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 233 188
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £15.13 £18.52 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +23.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.46 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Northampton +11 8 £525 - 2
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 12 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 11 (61.11%) JSON
2 11 (61.11%) JUnit
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 10 (55.56%) Java EE
4 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) SOAP
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (44.44%) JPA
6 7 (38.89%) Cobertura
6 7 (38.89%) JBehave
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (38.89%) OO
6 7 (38.89%) JBoss
6 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
6 7 (38.89%) BladeLogic
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (27.78%) Kanban

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (38.89%) JBoss
1 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DMZ
1 2 (11.11%) Extranet
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) JUnit
3 7 (38.89%) Cobertura
3 7 (38.89%) JBehave
4 4 (22.22%) Gradle
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) JProfiler
5 3 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) Ant
7 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
7 1 (5.56%) Mockito
7 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) JSON
1 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 10 (55.56%) Java EE
3 8 (44.44%) JPA
3 8 (44.44%) SOAP
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 5 (27.78%) JDBC
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (16.67%) LINQ
7 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (38.89%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Kanban
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (16.67%) SOLID
10 2 (11.11%) RAD
11 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 1 (5.56%) SOA
11 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Rally
3 3 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (5.56%) Cadence
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
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