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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 6 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing BDD 16 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 13.45% 1.79% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.49% 2.70% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £390 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 - -
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 74 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 81.51% 66.07% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 49
Median daily rate £425 £396 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.45% +31.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
3 16 (59.26%) OO
4 15 (55.56%) Java
4 15 (55.56%) JUnit
4 15 (55.56%) Spring
4 15 (55.56%) Maven
4 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 14 (51.85%) SOLID
6 12 (44.44%) User Stories
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
8 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
8 10 (37.04%) Apache Camel
8 10 (37.04%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (37.04%) API Development
8 10 (37.04%) RESTful
9 9 (33.33%) TDD
10 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) MVC
10 8 (29.63%) .NET
10 8 (29.63%) C#
10 8 (29.63%) API Design
11 7 (25.93%) HTML
11 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
12 6 (22.22%) Ajax
12 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
13 5 (18.52%) Selenium

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 10 (37.04%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) LDAP
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Redis
2 3 (11.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
2 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 15 (55.56%) JUnit
2 15 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (18.52%) Selenium
4 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) Moq
5 3 (11.11%) NUnit
5 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.41%) Zephyr
7 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Designer
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) Apache Camel
2 10 (37.04%) RESTful
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
7 3 (11.11%) LINQ
7 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (11.11%) React
7 3 (11.11%) WPF
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 1 (3.70%) CSS3
9 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) SOLID
4 12 (44.44%) User Stories
5 11 (40.74%) Scrum
6 10 (37.04%) API Development
7 9 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (29.63%) API Design
8 8 (29.63%) MVC
8 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.81%) Kanban
12 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
13 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
13 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
13 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
13 2 (7.41%) Use Case
13 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft