The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 24 26
Contract jobs citing BDD 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - 1.16% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.32% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £68.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.03% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 76 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 80.95% 88.37% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 61
Median daily rate £400 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £150 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in York

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in York