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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing TDD 4 3 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.59% 1.58% 10.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.31% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 23
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +87.40%
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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
200 130 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.68% 68.42% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 70 123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Average hourly rate £19.13 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% +51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £13.50 £22.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) Web Services
4 11 (47.83%) UNIX
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
4 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
4 11 (47.83%) Node.js
4 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
4 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
5 10 (43.48%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Gerrit
6 8 (34.78%) BDD
6 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
7 7 (30.43%) User Experience
7 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
7 7 (30.43%) iPhone
7 7 (30.43%) RESTful
7 7 (30.43%) iOS SDK
7 7 (30.43%) Selenium
7 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (47.83%) Node.js
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
3 8 (34.78%) Gerrit
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
5 5 (21.74%) JUnit
5 5 (21.74%) Maven
6 4 (17.39%) Ant
7 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
7 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
7 2 (8.70%) Bazaar
7 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
8 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) iOS Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Developer
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
2 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) iOS SDK
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) JAXB
6 3 (13.04%) Struts
7 2 (8.70%) JMS
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) JSP
7 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 7 (30.43%) iPhone
3 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) PlayStation
4 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
1 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
2 4 (17.39%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
5 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) C++
5 6 (26.09%) C
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Apple Swift
8 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.70%) Bourne shell
8 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter