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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Surrey
Rank 42 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +13
Contract jobs citing BDD 35 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.75% 1.70% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 2.13% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 10
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £430 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
737 937 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 78.91% 79.61% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 636 626
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 43 23
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £21.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £61.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +3 19 £450 - 1
Staines - 1 £375 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 54 (91.53%) TDD
2 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (86.44%) C#
4 35 (59.32%) Kanban
5 33 (55.93%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (54.24%) Git (software)
6 32 (54.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (52.54%) .NET
8 29 (49.15%) RESTful
9 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (44.07%) Web Services
11 25 (42.37%) jQuery
11 25 (42.37%) Octopus Deploy
12 24 (40.68%) Grunt
12 24 (40.68%) Node.js
12 24 (40.68%) CSS
13 23 (38.98%) Web Development
13 23 (38.98%) React
14 22 (37.29%) Bower
14 22 (37.29%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (37.29%) Sass
15 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
15 20 (33.90%) Selenium
15 20 (33.90%) LESS
15 20 (33.90%) CSS3
16 17 (28.81%) NuGet
16 17 (28.81%) SQL
17 16 (27.12%) SpecFlow
18 14 (23.73%) SOAP
18 14 (23.73%) XML

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 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Git (software)
1 32 (54.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (42.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 24 (40.68%) Grunt
4 22 (37.29%) Bower
5 20 (33.90%) Selenium
6 17 (28.81%) NuGet
7 16 (27.12%) SpecFlow
8 14 (23.73%) NUnit
9 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
10 9 (15.25%) MSTest
11 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
11 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
11 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
12 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
13 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
14 1 (1.69%) JSHint
14 1 (1.69%) Mockito
14 1 (1.69%) Moq
14 1 (1.69%) NDepend
General
1 7 (11.86%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Web Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Analyst
5 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (13.56%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (10.17%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Agile Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Angular Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (52.54%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) RESTful
3 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (44.07%) Web Services
5 25 (42.37%) jQuery
6 24 (40.68%) CSS
6 24 (40.68%) Node.js
7 23 (38.98%) React
8 22 (37.29%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (37.29%) Sass
9 20 (33.90%) CSS3
9 20 (33.90%) LESS
10 14 (23.73%) SOAP
10 14 (23.73%) XML
11 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
13 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (8.47%) REST
15 4 (6.78%) Angular 2
16 2 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
1 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (91.53%) TDD
2 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (59.32%) Kanban
4 33 (55.93%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (38.98%) Web Development
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 10 (16.95%) MVC
7 10 (16.95%) MVVM
7 10 (16.95%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
8 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.17%) DevOps
10 4 (6.78%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) C#
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.17%) Java
7 4 (6.78%) Python
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB
1 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
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