Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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 Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 32 50
Rank change year-on-year -31 +18 +17
Contract jobs citing BDD 20 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.11% 5.65% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 6.61% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 26
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £438 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -42.31%
10th Percentile £347 £341 £303
90th Percentile £488 £515 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +3.45%
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 811 847 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.55% 85.47% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 443 509
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £228
90th Percentile £563 £558 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 20
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -13.27% -13.53%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.47 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £23.60 £48.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Nottingham -31 20 £438 -2.78% 7
BDD
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) Protractor
7 5 (25.00%) Angular 2
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) SOLID
8 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
9 3 (15.00%) Node.js
9 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (15.00%) gulp

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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Protractor
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (15.00%) gulp
5 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (10.00%) webpack
6 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.00%) Gatling
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.00%) Moq
6 1 (5.00%) NUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (5.00%) RSpec
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js
4 3 (15.00%) React
4 3 (15.00%) Redux
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.00%) Dropwizard
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) Open Source
7 4 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (20.00%) SOLID
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Kanban
10 1 (5.00%) Coaching
10 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Microservices
10 1 (5.00%) SDLC
10 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) ES6
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.00%) Clojure
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore