The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.94% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 107 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 82.52% 71.81% 70.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 61 57
Average daily rate £375 £510 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +40.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) MVVM
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) XHR
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Ant
7 1 (14.29%) IIS
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) SOAP
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) WPF
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) NUnit
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (14.29%) WebDriver

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) XHR
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant