Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 19 November 2017 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)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 39 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing BDD 17 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.94% 1.14% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 1.38% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Norfolk median daily rate £250 £406 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +25.00% -7.14%
East of England median daily rate £450 £488 £384
% change year-on-year -7.69% +27.04% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 284 290 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 82.56% 82.62% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 196 219
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +17.19% -
10th Percentile £275 £200 £180
90th Percentile £513 £522 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 17
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% -3.26% -10.68%
10th Percentile £10.68 £14.19 £17.00
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £63.90
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Norfolk

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BDD in Norfolk

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Norfolk over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BDD in Norfolk

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +12 15 £250 -42.86% 6
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for BDD.

1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
5 7 (41.18%) Kanban
5 7 (41.18%) Big Data
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) Xamarin
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
6 5 (29.41%) HiveQL
6 5 (29.41%) Concurrent Programming
6 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
6 5 (29.41%) Sqoop
6 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 5 (29.41%) Impala
6 5 (29.41%) Data Privacy
6 5 (29.41%) Cloudera
6 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
6 5 (29.41%) HBase
6 5 (29.41%) MVVM
6 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
6 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
6 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) RESTful
6 5 (29.41%) Hadoop

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
2 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 5 (29.41%) HBase
2 5 (29.41%) Impala
2 5 (29.41%) Sqoop
3 1 (5.88%) MarkLogic
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Mockito
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Xamarin Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Cloud Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) RESTful
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) JSR 170
2 1 (5.88%) OSGi
2 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) XForms
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Kanban
4 7 (41.18%) Workflow
5 5 (29.41%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (29.41%) Data Privacy
5 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
5 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 5 (29.41%) MVVM
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
7 3 (17.65%) Information Management
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 3 (17.65%) SOLID
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Xamarin
2 5 (29.41%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Coverity