The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 6.25% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 - -
BDD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 75.00% 73.08% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 26
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +38.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

BDD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Scala