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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing TDD 8 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.35% 3.11% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 4.42% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £410 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -10.20%
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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
145 181 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 60.67% 70.43% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 109 54
Average daily rate £350 £381 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +12.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £556 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 17
Average hourly rate £11.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Swing
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
6 3 (23.08%) Java RMI
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) J2SE
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Laravel

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) Swing
4 4 (30.77%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Java RMI
5 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (23.08%) J2SE
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Laravel
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) BPMN
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum-ban
6 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (7.69%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Software AG
1 2 (15.38%) webMethods
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin