The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
510 408 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.55% 72.86% 64.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 260 256
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 27
Average hourly rate £22.69 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £8.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Swindon - 3 £300 -
Chippenham - - - - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
2 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Process Management
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Batik
2 4 (80.00%) Akka
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) SVG
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Junior
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Junior Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) SVG
1 4 (80.00%) Batik
1 4 (80.00%) Akka
1 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Process Management
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Scala