Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 February 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 56 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing BDD 18 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.71% 2.87% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.31% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +1.41%
10th Percentile £371 £242 £382
90th Percentile £500 £488 £516
East Midlands median daily rate £424 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.35% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 560 847 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.46% 86.96% 86.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 540 435
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £414 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +7.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £588 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 23 23
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -8.45%
10th Percentile £8.95 £9.67 £10.28
90th Percentile £22.10 £40.67 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% -5.20%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Nottinghamshire

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BDD in Nottinghamshire

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BDD in Nottinghamshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Nottingham +3 17 £475 +11.76% 12
BDD
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) JUnit
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Spring
8 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (33.33%) CSS3
8 6 (33.33%) Docker
9 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
9 5 (27.78%) Gradle
9 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
9 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (27.78%) Groovy
9 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 5 (27.78%) Maven
9 5 (27.78%) Web Development
10 4 (22.22%) JMeter
10 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (22.22%) NetBeans

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) DB2
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 7 (38.89%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Gradle
3 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (27.78%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 4 (22.22%) NetBeans
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) DbUnit
6 2 (11.11%) Moq
6 2 (11.11%) NUnit
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
7 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) REST
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
7 4 (22.22%) Java RMI
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) OSGi
7 4 (22.22%) RESTful
7 4 (22.22%) Swagger
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Apache Camel
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) GPGPU
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) Build Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Dependency Management
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) SOLID
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Groovy
5 3 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) GLSL
7 1 (5.56%) Java 8
7 1 (5.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) WSO2
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin