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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 25 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.92% 5.94% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 7.06% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £460 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.13% -4.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 - -
BDD
Norfolk

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
145 85 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 92.95% 84.16% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 66 96
Median daily rate £450 £341 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.96% +22.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 15
Median hourly rate £23.50 £24.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% -18.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £20.74 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £24.32 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Norwich region with a requirement for BDD.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (38.89%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 6 (33.33%) Ajax
6 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (33.33%) Maven
6 6 (33.33%) JUnit
6 6 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) LDAP
7 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
7 5 (27.78%) HTTP
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) SSL
7 5 (27.78%) IBM
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
7 5 (27.78%) Selenium
7 5 (27.78%) SOLID

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 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
1 5 (27.78%) SSL
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Redis
2 3 (16.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
2 6 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) Moq
5 3 (16.67%) NUnit
5 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
7 1 (5.56%) CruiseControl
7 1 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Access Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) Ajax
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 3 (16.67%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (16.67%) LINQ
5 3 (16.67%) Node.js
5 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (16.67%) React
5 3 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) SOLID
8 4 (22.22%) Kanban
9 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 3 (16.67%) User Stories
10 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 2 (11.11%) Use Case
10 2 (11.11%) Web Development
11 1 (5.56%) API Development
11 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat