The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing TDD 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.06% 8.92% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 11.18% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+63.01% -8.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 170 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 63.40% 79.81% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 95 34
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £277 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +110.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
TDD
Hampshire

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
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 11 July 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) Pair Programming
2 11 (68.75%) Kanban
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) SaaS
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) MySQL
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (31.25%) Blog
8 5 (31.25%) Web Development
8 5 (31.25%) Test-First Development
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) Xbox
9 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) SaaS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) NCrunch
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Sass
8 3 (18.75%) LESS
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) Swing
9 2 (12.50%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (31.25%) Xbox
2 5 (31.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) Pair Programming
2 11 (68.75%) Kanban
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Test-First Development
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (12.50%) OOD
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum-ban
8 2 (12.50%) BPMN
9 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Software AG
3 2 (12.50%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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