The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 28 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing BDD 21 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.29% 1.17% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 1.46% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
Average daily rate £338 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.50 - -
BDD
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 274 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.31% 80.35% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 177 115
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% -12.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 15 £388 +19.23% 4
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (94.55%) TDD
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) Web Services
3 20 (36.36%) Open Source
4 19 (34.55%) Scrum
5 18 (32.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (32.73%) Waterfall
6 16 (29.09%) Project Management
6 16 (29.09%) Data Analytics
6 16 (29.09%) Analytics
7 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 15 (27.27%) HTML
7 15 (27.27%) Product Management
7 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
8 14 (25.45%) CSS
9 13 (23.64%) HTML5
10 12 (21.82%) Node.js
10 12 (21.82%) CSS3
10 12 (21.82%) Ruby
10 12 (21.82%) Web Development
11 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 11 (20.00%) Mac OS X
12 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
12 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
12 9 (16.36%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (14.55%) Kanban
13 8 (14.55%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (21.82%) Node.js
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
2 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.82%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Heroku
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.91%) MySQL
5 4 (7.27%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (7.27%) Neo4j
5 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.55%) Mockito
2 7 (12.73%) Maven
3 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
4 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.45%) Liquibase
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Front Office
2 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Analyst
3 19 (34.55%) Business Analyst
4 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Project Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Public Sector Business Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) Web Services
2 15 (27.27%) HTML
3 14 (25.45%) CSS
4 13 (23.64%) HTML5
5 12 (21.82%) CSS3
6 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.36%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (14.55%) REST
8 7 (12.73%) jQuery
8 7 (12.73%) Spring
9 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.91%) JSON
10 5 (9.09%) JAX-RS
11 4 (7.27%) Ajax
11 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
11 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (5.45%) CakePHP
12 3 (5.45%) J2EE
12 3 (5.45%) RESTful
12 3 (5.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 8 (14.55%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (94.55%) TDD
2 20 (36.36%) Open Source
3 19 (34.55%) Scrum
4 18 (32.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (32.73%) Waterfall
5 16 (29.09%) Analytics
5 16 (29.09%) Data Analytics
5 16 (29.09%) Project Management
6 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 15 (27.27%) Product Management
7 12 (21.82%) Web Development
8 8 (14.55%) Kanban
9 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.91%) OO
10 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (10.91%) Web Design
11 5 (9.09%) Microservices
11 5 (9.09%) MVC
11 5 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 6 (10.91%) PHP
5 6 (10.91%) Scala
6 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.82%) Go
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.82%) Siebel
2 1 (1.82%) VMware
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Mason Frank International
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