The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 1.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 2.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 286 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 69.40% 71.86% 81.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 197 300
Average daily rate £325 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 8
Average hourly rate £26.98 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.65 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
BDD
South East

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
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 28 July 2014. 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
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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
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Lancing - - - - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft