The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 38 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 9 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.56% - 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Median daily rate £320 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 - -
BDD
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
266 326 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.78% 78.55% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 238 267
Median daily rate £396 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 6
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Kanban
5 5 (41.67%) Spring MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 3 (25.00%) LDAP
7 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) Mockito
8 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) JDBC
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) JUnit
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) JMeter

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (25.00%) Mockito
4 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) JBehave
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) REST
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Spring MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Microservices
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago