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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 21 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing BDD 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.83% 3.57% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 4.60% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £406 £325 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
97 87 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 88.99% 77.68% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 85
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £239 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript

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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) API Design
7 1 (11.11%) API Development
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) SOLID
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat