The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 17 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing TDD 17 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.91% 3.67% 14.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.76% 5.06% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 20
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£400 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £381 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £388 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 158 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.49% 72.48% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 96 117
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 12
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TDD across the Basingstoke region.

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Basingstoke region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) Web Services
4 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
6 16 (55.17%) HTML
7 15 (51.72%) Scrum
8 14 (48.28%) .NET
9 13 (44.83%) HTML5
10 12 (41.38%) C#
10 12 (41.38%) UNIX
10 12 (41.38%) Linux
10 12 (41.38%) Objective-C
11 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
11 11 (37.93%) Node.js
11 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
11 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
12 10 (34.48%) jQuery
12 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
12 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
13 9 (31.03%) OO
14 8 (27.59%) Java
14 8 (27.59%) Finance
14 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (27.59%) RESTful
14 8 (27.59%) Mobile App
15 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
15 7 (24.14%) User Experience
15 7 (24.14%) iPhone
15 7 (24.14%) Marketing

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
3 7 (24.14%) Gerrit
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium
5 4 (13.79%) JUnit
5 4 (13.79%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) Ant
7 2 (6.90%) CruiseControl
7 2 (6.90%) Bazaar
7 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.45%) TestComplete
8 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) iOS Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Lead Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) Web Services
2 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 13 (44.83%) HTML5
6 10 (34.48%) jQuery
7 8 (27.59%) RESTful
8 7 (24.14%) iOS SDK
8 7 (24.14%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) LAMP
10 4 (13.79%) Spring
11 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.34%) Laravel
11 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
11 3 (10.34%) JAXB
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
12 2 (6.90%) Struts
12 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) UNIX
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.79%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Scrum
3 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
3 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 9 (31.03%) OO
5 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
5 7 (24.14%) BDD
6 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) Objective-C
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) C
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Python
7 4 (13.79%) Apple Swift
7 4 (13.79%) Go
8 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.90%) Perl
9 2 (6.90%) Bourne shell
9 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) Xamarin