The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 13 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.03% 7.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 10.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £459 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.03% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 107 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 77.27% 76.98% 66.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 73 64
Median daily rate £413 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

BDD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) API Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat