Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 23 March 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)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing BDD 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 7.32% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
West Malling median daily rate £370 - -
Kent median daily rate £459 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -8.25% +33.33% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent 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 West Malling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 92.68% 87.10% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 7
West Malling median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £321 £378
90th Percentile £469 £501 £480
Kent median daily rate £425 £375 £366
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.39% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £39.81 £27.38
% change year-on-year +0.49% +45.38% +5.31%

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Malling region with a requirement for BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft