The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking - - 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
44 79 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 80.00% 87.78% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 33
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) RSpec
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet