Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 21 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 +3
Contract jobs citing BDD 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 6.87% 1.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 1.85% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
York median daily rate £500 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £250 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -
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 121 108 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 92.37% 76.06% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 86 94
York median daily rate £356 £345 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% -9.80% +2.00%
10th Percentile £188 £113 £150
90th Percentile £500 £447 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
York median hourly rate £16.45 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.07% +35.00% -27.27%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.23 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +45.80% -32.43% +42.31%

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 15 August 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Java 8
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) React
4 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) React
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) JSF
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Java 8
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Coverity
2 2 (22.22%) IBM