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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.28% 13.10% 11.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 15.87% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£330 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £290 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £403 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
TDD
Hampshire

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
150 189 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 68.49% 82.53% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 122 152
Average daily rate £350 £344 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 15
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.34 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £29.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Swing
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Xbox
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Test-First Development
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) Swing
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Axis
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) J2SE
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Java RMI
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
1 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (22.22%) Xbox
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Debian
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Test-First Development
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Software AG
1 2 (22.22%) webMethods
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter