The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.17% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -
BDD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 79 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 67.96% 71.17% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 4 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA