Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 18 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)
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 +2
Contract jobs citing BDD 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 6.78% - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
York median daily rate £500 - -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North 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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 99 96 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 83.90% 75.00% 89.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 109
York median daily rate £323 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.42% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £164 £113 £150
90th Percentile £500 £498 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -8.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
York median hourly rate £28.23 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -16.92% -14.47%
10th Percentile £15.44 £15.43 £18.88
90th Percentile £41.94 £38.98 £40.13
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +220.00% -37.50% +53.85%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in York

BDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BDD in York

For the 6 months to 18 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 York region with a requirement for BDD.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) Java 8
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) React
4 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Java EE
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Java 8
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Coverity
2 1 (12.50%) IBM