The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing BDD 25 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.15% 1.35% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.69% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 20
Median daily rate £380 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £373 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 1124 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.39% 80.06% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 660 603
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £51.95 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

BDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Surrey region.

BDD Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 15 £380 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £475 -
Camberley - 1 £538 -
Guildford - 1 £525 - 2
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for BDD.

1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (64.71%) TDD
3 32 (62.75%) C#
4 25 (49.02%) .NET
4 25 (49.02%) Web Services
5 22 (43.14%) SQL
5 22 (43.14%) Selenium
6 20 (39.22%) jQuery
6 20 (39.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (39.22%) CSS
6 20 (39.22%) XML
7 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (33.33%) Java
9 16 (31.37%) SOAP
9 16 (31.37%) Kanban
9 16 (31.37%) Node.js
9 16 (31.37%) CSS3
10 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (29.41%) Oracle
11 14 (27.45%) Web Development
11 14 (27.45%) Grunt
11 14 (27.45%) Bower
12 13 (25.49%) Sass
12 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
12 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
12 13 (25.49%) Scrum
12 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
12 13 (25.49%) Test Automation

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) VoltDB
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Selenium
2 20 (39.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
4 14 (27.45%) Bower
4 14 (27.45%) Grunt
5 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
6 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
6 11 (21.57%) JUnit
6 11 (21.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (21.57%) SoapUI
7 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
7 10 (19.61%) JBehave
7 10 (19.61%) JMeter
7 10 (19.61%) Maven
7 10 (19.61%) Subversion
8 9 (17.65%) NuGet
8 9 (17.65%) NUnit
8 9 (17.65%) SpecFlow
9 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
10 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.92%) Back Office
1 2 (3.92%) Publishing
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Developer in Test
4 12 (23.53%) Java Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Developer
6 9 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (7.84%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) .NET
1 25 (49.02%) Web Services
2 20 (39.22%) CSS
2 20 (39.22%) jQuery
2 20 (39.22%) XML
3 16 (31.37%) CSS3
3 16 (31.37%) Node.js
3 16 (31.37%) SOAP
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (25.49%) RESTful
5 13 (25.49%) Sass
6 12 (23.53%) HTML
6 12 (23.53%) JSON
6 12 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 11 (21.57%) React
8 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.61%) Java EE
8 10 (19.61%) LESS
9 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) Tandem
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (64.71%) TDD
3 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (31.37%) Kanban
5 14 (27.45%) Web Development
6 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.61%) Load Testing
7 10 (19.61%) MVC
7 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Automation Testing
8 7 (13.73%) SOLID
9 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (11.76%) Use Case
10 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 5 (9.80%) User Stories
11 4 (7.84%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) SOQL
8 1 (1.96%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com