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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing TDD 22 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.53% 7.57% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.50% 9.59% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £376 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £403 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £40.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.84%
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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
163 146 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.99% 78.92% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 82 109
Average daily rate £383 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) Web Services
4 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
5 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
6 17 (54.84%) HTML
7 15 (48.39%) .NET
7 15 (48.39%) Scrum
8 14 (45.16%) HTML5
9 13 (41.94%) C#
10 12 (38.71%) UNIX
10 12 (38.71%) Linux
10 12 (38.71%) Objective-C
11 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
11 11 (35.48%) Apple iOS
11 11 (35.48%) Node.js
11 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
11 11 (35.48%) jQuery
11 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
12 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
13 9 (29.03%) OO
13 9 (29.03%) Java
14 8 (25.81%) CSS
14 8 (25.81%) Finance
14 8 (25.81%) BDD
14 8 (25.81%) RESTful
14 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
15 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
15 7 (22.58%) User Experience
15 7 (22.58%) iPhone

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (35.48%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) Gerrit
4 5 (16.13%) Selenium
5 4 (12.90%) JUnit
5 4 (12.90%) Maven
6 3 (9.68%) Ant
7 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
7 2 (6.45%) Subversion
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.45%) Bazaar
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
8 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) iOS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Lead Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) Web Services
2 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) HTML5
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) RESTful
8 7 (22.58%) iOS SDK
9 6 (19.35%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) LAMP
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) Spring
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
11 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.68%) CSS3
11 3 (9.68%) Laravel
11 3 (9.68%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) iPhone
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.90%) Android
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
4 9 (29.03%) OO
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) OO PHP
9 3 (9.68%) Line Management
9 3 (9.68%) Web Development
9 3 (9.68%) SOA
10 2 (6.45%) OOP
10 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) Objective-C
4 9 (29.03%) Java
5 7 (22.58%) C++
5 7 (22.58%) PHP
6 6 (19.35%) C
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) Python
8 4 (12.90%) Golang
9 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (6.45%) Perl
10 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 2 (6.45%) Bourne shell
11 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
11 1 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Xamarin