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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.79% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Cheshire

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
218 100 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 86.85% 68.49% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 47 41
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (41.67%) REST
7 5 (41.67%) HTTP
7 5 (41.67%) MVVM
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 3 (25.00%) Ruby
9 3 (25.00%) XHR
9 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (16.67%) Open Source
10 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 2 (16.67%) RESTful
10 2 (16.67%) Scala
10 2 (16.67%) Web Development
10 2 (16.67%) JSON
10 2 (16.67%) Python
10 2 (16.67%) C++
10 2 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (16.67%) PHP
10 2 (16.67%) SQL
11 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 1 (8.33%) Ant
11 1 (8.33%) IIS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) XHR
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) MVVM
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (8.33%) ATDD
8 1 (8.33%) User Stories
8 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet