The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
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 St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 93.33% 77.27% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £1,000 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in St Albans