Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 June 2019 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +48
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.23% 4.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 5.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 204 256 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 83.95% 83.66% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 186 161
North Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £208 £163 £125
90th Percentile £525 £500 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 18
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +220.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £18.76 £15.00 £9.89
90th Percentile £63.00 £41.68 £42.44
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £20.97 £13.00
% change year-on-year -19.59% +61.29% -17.46%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in North Yorkshire

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BDD in North Yorkshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
York -9 2 £413 -17.50% 1
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Coverity
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IBM

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
1 1 (33.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Coverity
1 2 (66.67%) IBM