The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.83% 1.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 120 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 71.90% 70.18% 63.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 41
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £14.40 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £35.00 £94.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
BDD
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BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

BDD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Behat
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Behat
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend