The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 45 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing BDD 21 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.11% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 0.95% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
Median daily rate £475 £306 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 - -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
600 420 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.76% 84.17% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 272 180
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 21
Median hourly rate £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +85.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

BDD
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BDD across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

BDD
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Worthing 0 14 £500 +5.26%
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Crawley - 3 £425 -
Gatwick - 1 £440 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) TDD
3 19 (45.24%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) Scrum
4 14 (33.33%) Android
5 13 (30.95%) Android SDK
5 13 (30.95%) Android Development
6 12 (28.57%) Kanban
6 12 (28.57%) Spring
7 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
8 9 (21.43%) Selenium
8 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
9 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (19.05%) JUnit
9 8 (19.05%) Google Play
9 8 (19.05%) User Experience
10 7 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) JIRA
10 7 (16.67%) Scala
10 7 (16.67%) Confluence
10 7 (16.67%) QA
10 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
11 6 (14.29%) Gradle
11 6 (14.29%) Hudson
11 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
11 6 (14.29%) Groovy
11 6 (14.29%) WebDriver

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (16.67%) Confluence
2 5 (11.90%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Sqoop
1 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 9 (21.43%) Selenium
2 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 8 (19.05%) JUnit
3 7 (16.67%) JIRA
4 6 (14.29%) Ant
4 6 (14.29%) Gradle
4 6 (14.29%) Hudson
4 6 (14.29%) Maven
4 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.90%) JMeter
5 5 (11.90%) jMock
6 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.38%) Grunt
7 1 (2.38%) PigUnit
7 1 (2.38%) Protractor
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Android Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) QA Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Scala Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Quality Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Agile Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Digital Analyst
11 1 (2.38%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Android SDK
2 12 (28.57%) Spring
3 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) Ajax
5 5 (11.90%) Gherkin
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 5 (11.90%) J2EE
5 5 (11.90%) Java EE
5 5 (11.90%) JMS
5 5 (11.90%) REST
5 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (9.52%) CSS
7 3 (7.14%) Akka
7 3 (7.14%) Play Framework
7 3 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Tez
8 1 (2.38%) Core Animation
8 1 (2.38%) RAML
8 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) Animation
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) TDD
3 19 (45.24%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Android Development
5 12 (28.57%) Kanban
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
9 5 (11.90%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Performance Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.90%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (11.90%) User Stories
10 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Scala
3 6 (14.29%) Groovy
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
1 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.90%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Atlassian
1 4 (9.52%) Rally
2 1 (2.38%) Apple
2 1 (2.38%) ION Trading