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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 36 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing BDD 29 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.09% 0.95% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 1.11% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -
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
630 450 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.86% 85.23% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 311 174
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 23
Median hourly rate £48.00 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +178.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.99 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 August 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 August 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 - 18 £500 - 2
Gatwick -6 3 £450 +24.13%
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Crawley - 3 £425 - 2
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) TDD
3 25 (55.56%) Java
4 24 (53.33%) Scrum
5 15 (33.33%) Kanban
6 12 (26.67%) Selenium
7 10 (22.22%) Android
7 10 (22.22%) Scala
7 10 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 10 (22.22%) User Stories
7 10 (22.22%) Spring
8 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.00%) Android SDK
8 9 (20.00%) Android Development
9 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (15.56%) QA
10 7 (15.56%) J2EE
10 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.56%) Google Play
11 6 (13.33%) User Experience
11 6 (13.33%) JUnit
11 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.33%) Web Services
11 6 (13.33%) Python
11 6 (13.33%) JIRA

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 6 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
2 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Selenium
2 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.33%) JIRA
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
5 5 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.89%) Ant
6 4 (8.89%) Gradle
6 4 (8.89%) Hudson
6 4 (8.89%) Maven
7 3 (6.67%) Appium
7 3 (6.67%) JMeter
7 3 (6.67%) jMock
8 2 (4.44%) Calabash
8 2 (4.44%) Capybara
8 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.44%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Android Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Scala Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.89%) QA Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
9 3 (6.67%) Developer in Test
9 3 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Quality Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Tester
10 2 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Gherkin
1 10 (22.22%) Spring
2 9 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (15.56%) J2EE
4 6 (13.33%) Web Services
5 5 (11.11%) Akka
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) Play Framework
5 5 (11.11%) REST
6 4 (8.89%) CSS
6 4 (8.89%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) Ajax
7 3 (6.67%) Java EE
7 3 (6.67%) JMS
7 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.44%) .NET
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.22%) CSS3
9 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.33%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) TDD
3 24 (53.33%) Scrum
4 15 (33.33%) Kanban
5 10 (22.22%) User Stories
6 9 (20.00%) Android Development
6 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
10 4 (8.89%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) Pair Programming
11 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) Scala
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.33%) Python
4 5 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) Groovy
4 5 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
1 1 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.67%) Rally
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