The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Surrey / Woking
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 19 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 22.62% 12.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.33% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 89.29% 92.00% 83.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 16 28
Median daily rate £425 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Woking

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Woking region with a requirement for BDD.

1 32 (94.12%) C#
1 32 (94.12%) TDD
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (79.41%) Kanban
4 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
4 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (70.59%) RESTful
6 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (55.88%) .NET
7 19 (55.88%) Web Services
7 19 (55.88%) CSS
7 19 (55.88%) jQuery
7 19 (55.88%) Node.js
7 19 (55.88%) Sass
7 19 (55.88%) Grunt
7 19 (55.88%) React
8 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (52.94%) Bower
8 18 (52.94%) LESS
8 18 (52.94%) CSS3
8 18 (52.94%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (50.00%) Web Development
10 16 (47.06%) NuGet
11 13 (38.24%) Selenium
12 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
12 10 (29.41%) XML
12 10 (29.41%) SQL
13 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
13 9 (26.47%) WebDriver

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
1 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (55.88%) Grunt
3 18 (52.94%) Bower
4 17 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (47.06%) NuGet
6 13 (38.24%) Selenium
7 9 (26.47%) SpecFlow
7 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
8 8 (23.53%) NUnit
9 6 (17.65%) MSTest
10 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
11 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
12 1 (2.94%) Ant
12 1 (2.94%) Maven
12 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Test Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) RESTful
2 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) jQuery
2 19 (55.88%) Node.js
2 19 (55.88%) React
2 19 (55.88%) Sass
2 19 (55.88%) Web Services
3 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (52.94%) CSS3
3 18 (52.94%) KnockoutJS
3 18 (52.94%) LESS
4 10 (29.41%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) SOAP
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.94%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) TDD
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (79.41%) Kanban
4 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (50.00%) Web Development
6 7 (20.59%) MVVM
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Product Management
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) API Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft