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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 21 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.12% 3.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 0
Median daily rate £500 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
434 585 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.10% 86.41% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 369 204
Median daily rate £406 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £23.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 2016.

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

BDD
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

BDD Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +9 12 £500 -2.43% 1
Crawley +13 6 £475 -9.52%
Gatwick +1 3 £475 -12.03%
Haywards Heath -2 1 £500 -9.09%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) Java
3 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 24 (48.98%) Scrum
3 24 (48.98%) Selenium
4 15 (30.61%) Kanban
5 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 13 (26.53%) Scala
6 13 (26.53%) WebDriver
6 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
7 12 (24.49%) C#
7 12 (24.49%) User Stories
8 11 (22.45%) Gherkin
8 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
9 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
9 10 (20.41%) J2EE
9 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.41%) Spring
9 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
10 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
10 9 (18.37%) OO
10 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (18.37%) JIRA
10 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
11 8 (16.33%) Ruby
11 8 (16.33%) Akka
11 8 (16.33%) Play Framework
12 7 (14.29%) Appium
12 7 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Python

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 4 (8.16%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Documentum
2 1 (2.04%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Selenium
2 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
2 13 (26.53%) WebDriver
3 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
4 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
5 9 (18.37%) JIRA
6 7 (14.29%) Appium
7 6 (12.24%) Protractor
8 5 (10.20%) SpecFlow
9 4 (8.16%) Calabash
9 4 (8.16%) Capybara
9 4 (8.16%) JMeter
10 3 (6.12%) Burp Suite
10 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.08%) Gradle
11 2 (4.08%) Hudson
11 2 (4.08%) Mockito
11 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
11 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Developer in Test
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Scala Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Android Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Gherkin
2 10 (20.41%) J2EE
2 10 (20.41%) Spring
3 8 (16.33%) Akka
3 8 (16.33%) Play Framework
4 6 (12.24%) RESTful
5 5 (10.20%) Android SDK
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
5 5 (10.20%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
6 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.16%) REST
7 3 (6.12%) CSS3
7 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.04%) Core Data
9 1 (2.04%) RAML
9 1 (2.04%) React
9 1 (2.04%) spray
9 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Scrum
2 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 15 (30.61%) Kanban
4 14 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 12 (24.49%) User Stories
6 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.37%) OO
7 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.24%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Android Development
10 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Test Management
11 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) Scala
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) Ruby
6 7 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (8.16%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) WAI
2 3 (6.12%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
1 2 (4.08%) hybris
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
2 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
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