Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 0
Contract jobs citing BDD 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.17% 1.64% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.79% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £413 £556 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.84% -14.42% +52.94%
10th Percentile £311 £519 £433
90th Percentile £614 £588 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £413 £556 £650
% change year-on-year -25.84% -14.42% +52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 326 224 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 93.95% 91.80% 87.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 164 180
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £350 £281 £313
90th Percentile £630 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £520 £438
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -42.31% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% -42.31% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Canary Wharf

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BDD in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for BDD in Canary Wharf

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BDD in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for BDD.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (18.18%) OAuth
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Endur Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Endur Developer
5 2 (18.18%) OpenLink Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) OpenLink Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) OAuth
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) JavaFX
4 1 (9.09%) Laravel
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) React Native
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) OOD
6 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PHP 7
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Zend