Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 -3
Contract jobs citing BDD 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.50% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
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 243 246 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 78.14% 77.36% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 162 184
North Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £163 £128 £168
90th Percentile £500 £513 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 25
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +220.00% -32.43% +42.31%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.21 £12.80
90th Percentile £41.68 £42.63 £42.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +56.19% -17.46% -5.80%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 June 2018. 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 - 8 £500 - 2
Harrogate - 6 £350 - 2
BDD
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Java 8
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) React
6 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g

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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) React
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) JSF
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Java 8
6 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Coverity
3 1 (7.14%) IBM