The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 636 629 614
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development 10 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.036% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 7
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.03 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.03 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK.

Feature Driven Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK.

Feature Driven Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +4 10 £525 +16.66% 2
London +4 4 - - 1
East Midlands +13 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
South East +1 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £525 -

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Feature Driven Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Feature Driven Development.

1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Kanban
3 16 (59.26%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Games
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) ATDD
7 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) User Stories
9 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (7.41%) Akka
9 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
9 2 (7.41%) Coaching
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) RESTful
9 2 (7.41%) Scala
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (7.41%) Scalatra

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Scrum Master
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Scrum Master
3 9 (33.33%) Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Coach
5 5 (18.52%) Angular Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft HCM Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Akka
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 2 (7.41%) Scalatra
4 2 (7.41%) Velocity
4 2 (7.41%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Kanban
3 16 (59.26%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.81%) ATDD
6 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) COBOL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PeopleCode
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Scala
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
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