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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 19 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.50 - -
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
391 376 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.00% 80.86% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 239 173
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 5 £400 - 2
Burgess Hill - 3 £225 -
Gatwick - 3 £475 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £550 - 1
Worthing - 1 £513 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 39 (92.86%) TDD
2 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Mobile App
4 18 (42.86%) User Experience
5 17 (40.48%) Mobile Development
6 12 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
6 12 (28.57%) Android SDK
6 12 (28.57%) Android Development
6 12 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 12 (28.57%) Cocoa
6 12 (28.57%) Objective-C
6 12 (28.57%) Android
6 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
7 11 (26.19%) Animation
7 11 (26.19%) Apple
8 9 (21.43%) Java
9 8 (19.05%) Core Animation
9 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) HTML
9 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 7 (16.67%) CSS
11 6 (14.29%) Apple Swift
11 6 (14.29%) REST
11 6 (14.29%) Web Services
11 6 (14.29%) HTML5
12 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (11.90%) Spring
12 5 (11.90%) Ajax
12 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (4.76%) Confluence
1 2 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Ant
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) Gradle
3 2 (4.76%) Hudson
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) jMock
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.38%) Mocha
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 12 (28.57%) iOS Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) iOS Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Android SDK
1 12 (28.57%) Cocoa
1 12 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
2 8 (19.05%) Core Animation
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) HTML5
4 6 (14.29%) REST
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) .NET
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
5 5 (11.90%) Ajax
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.90%) jQuery
5 5 (11.90%) Spring
6 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (7.14%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Mobile App
2 18 (42.86%) User Experience
3 11 (26.19%) Animation
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Android
1 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) TDD
2 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Mobile Development
4 12 (28.57%) Android Development
4 12 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) MVC
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Kanban
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (4.76%) Open Source
9 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 9 (21.43%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 5 (11.90%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Apple
2 5 (11.90%) ION Trading
3 3 (7.14%) Telerik
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Rally