The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 4.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £38.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-3.92% -0.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.93% 87.50% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 15
Median daily rate £415 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TDD across the Bedford region.

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Bedford