The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 68 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing TDD 46 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 1.43% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.94% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +63.01%
TDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1818 1801 1673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.08% 73.81% 70.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 850 716
Average daily rate £378 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Berkshire region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 23 £400 -5.88% 13
Bracknell +1 7 £425 - 3
Slough +3 6 £430 +32.30%
Maidenhead +2 4 £350 - 3
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 108 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 69 (52.27%) HTML
4 54 (40.91%) CSS
5 51 (38.64%) Java
6 38 (28.79%) Scrum
7 33 (25.00%) MVC
8 31 (23.48%) BDD
9 30 (22.73%) C#
9 30 (22.73%) .NET
9 30 (22.73%) Python
10 25 (18.94%) jQuery
10 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
11 24 (18.18%) Sass
12 21 (15.91%) REST
12 21 (15.91%) Web Services
13 20 (15.15%) Django
13 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering
14 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
15 18 (13.64%) Linux
15 18 (13.64%) HTML5
16 17 (12.88%) Software Testing
16 17 (12.88%) JSON
16 17 (12.88%) OOP
16 17 (12.88%) Internet
16 17 (12.88%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (12.88%) User Stories
17 16 (12.12%) User Experience
17 16 (12.12%) SOAP
17 16 (12.12%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (6.06%) CMS
1 8 (6.06%) WebSphere
1 8 (6.06%) Node.js
2 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.79%) JBoss
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (3.03%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.27%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.76%) Mule
6 1 (0.76%) Liferay
6 1 (0.76%) Confluence
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.76%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) GitHub
2 3 (2.27%) SaaS
2 3 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.88%) Internet
2 7 (5.30%) HTTP
3 3 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.85%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.06%) MySQL
4 8 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.03%) DB2
7 3 (2.27%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.09%) JUnit
3 11 (8.33%) Selenium
4 9 (6.82%) JIRA
5 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.30%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.30%) Subversion
7 6 (4.55%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.79%) Maven
8 5 (3.79%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.79%) Grunt
8 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.03%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.03%) JBehave
9 4 (3.03%) Ant
9 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.27%) TestNG
10 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.52%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.76%) Mockito
General
1 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
1 10 (7.58%) Retail
2 8 (6.06%) Finance
3 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Electronics
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (71.97%) Developer
2 29 (21.97%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.12%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.12%) Python Developer
4 14 (10.61%) Analyst
5 12 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.03%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.03%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.03%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (52.27%) HTML
2 54 (40.91%) CSS
3 30 (22.73%) .NET
4 25 (18.94%) jQuery
4 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
5 24 (18.18%) Sass
6 21 (15.91%) REST
6 21 (15.91%) Web Services
7 20 (15.15%) Django
8 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
9 18 (13.64%) HTML5
10 17 (12.88%) JSON
11 16 (12.12%) SOAP
11 16 (12.12%) CSS3
12 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (11.36%) J2EE
13 13 (9.85%) XML
13 13 (9.85%) Spring
13 13 (9.85%) RESTful
14 9 (6.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) User Experience
2 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) GIS
4 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.27%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.27%) DTV
5 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) FMCG
6 2 (1.52%) W3C
7 1 (0.76%) Online Games
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Linux
2 9 (6.82%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.79%) Scrum
3 33 (25.00%) MVC
4 31 (23.48%) BDD
5 20 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (12.88%) User Stories
6 17 (12.88%) OOP
6 17 (12.88%) Software Testing
7 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.61%) OO
8 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.09%) Kanban
10 11 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
12 8 (6.06%) Migration
13 7 (5.30%) SOA
13 7 (5.30%) Pair Programming
13 7 (5.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 51 (38.64%) Java
3 30 (22.73%) C#
3 30 (22.73%) Python
4 16 (12.12%) SQL
5 8 (6.06%) Groovy
6 7 (5.30%) Scala
7 5 (3.79%) PHP
8 3 (2.27%) Ruby
9 2 (1.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) XAML
10 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) ISEB
2 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (3.03%) Adobe
3 3 (2.27%) SAP
3 3 (2.27%) Google
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.52%) Telerik
4 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.76%) webMethods
5 1 (0.76%) Software AG
5 1 (0.76%) Siebel
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.76%) Zend
5 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
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