The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Contract jobs citing TDD 67 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.46% 1.70% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 2.21% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 50
Median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.98 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
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
1538 1948 1973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.40% 77.18% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 1039 1030
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 87 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £27.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.18 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 26 £413 +8.19% 9
Maidenhead - 11 £475 -
Slough +12 9 £318 -17.93% 1
Bracknell +11 9 £450 +12.50% 3
Wokingham - 1 £365 - 2
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 100 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.62%) Scrum
3 54 (41.54%) Java
4 52 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 46 (35.38%) C#
5 46 (35.38%) BDD
6 45 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (33.85%) HTML
7 44 (33.85%) MVC
8 37 (28.46%) AngularJS
9 35 (26.92%) Pair Programming
10 34 (26.15%) CSS
11 32 (24.62%) Web Services
11 32 (24.62%) .NET
11 32 (24.62%) User Stories
12 29 (22.31%) JIRA
12 29 (22.31%) Jenkins
13 28 (21.54%) REST
13 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
14 26 (20.00%) RESTful
14 26 (20.00%) Kanban
14 26 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 26 (20.00%) HTML5
15 25 (19.23%) Open Source
15 25 (19.23%) Software Engineering
16 24 (18.46%) Data Protection
16 24 (18.46%) XML
17 23 (17.69%) Spring
17 23 (17.69%) CSS3
18 20 (15.38%) Node.js

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.54%) Confluence
2 13 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.69%) Apache
3 10 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.38%) CMS
5 6 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (3.85%) Alfresco
6 5 (3.85%) Liferay
7 4 (3.08%) JBoss
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Spatial
8 3 (2.31%) MQSeries
8 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.54%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.77%) GemFire
10 1 (0.77%) IIS
10 1 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.77%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.23%) GitHub
3 9 (6.92%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (6.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (6.92%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) HTTP
2 2 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.77%) DVB
3 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.08%) GIS
6 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.54%) MySQL
7 2 (1.54%) Redis
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.77%) Big Data
8 1 (0.77%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.77%) HBase
8 1 (0.77%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (22.31%) Jenkins
1 29 (22.31%) JIRA
2 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.31%) Gradle
3 16 (12.31%) Selenium
4 14 (10.77%) Gatling
5 12 (9.23%) Subversion
5 12 (9.23%) WebDriver
6 10 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (6.92%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.15%) IntelliJ
9 7 (5.38%) JUnit
9 7 (5.38%) Maven
10 6 (4.62%) Ant
10 6 (4.62%) eggPlant
10 6 (4.62%) JMeter
10 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (3.85%) Bitbucket
11 5 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (6.92%) Retail
2 7 (5.38%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.54%) Publishing
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (65.38%) Developer
2 30 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (8.46%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Agile Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Analyst
7 8 (6.15%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Web Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Architect
8 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Developer in Test
9 6 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Scrum Master
9 6 (4.62%) Web Applications Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.85%) HTML
2 37 (28.46%) AngularJS
3 34 (26.15%) CSS
4 32 (24.62%) .NET
4 32 (24.62%) Web Services
5 28 (21.54%) REST
6 26 (20.00%) HTML5
6 26 (20.00%) RESTful
7 24 (18.46%) XML
8 23 (17.69%) CSS3
8 23 (17.69%) Spring
9 20 (15.38%) Node.js
10 17 (13.08%) Sass
11 16 (12.31%) LESS
12 14 (10.77%) jQuery
13 13 (10.00%) Entity Framework
13 13 (10.00%) JSON
13 13 (10.00%) SOAP
14 11 (8.46%) Java EE
15 10 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Cryptography
2 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.31%) User Experience
5 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.77%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.77%) iPad
6 1 (0.77%) MPEG
6 1 (0.77%) Online Games
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.77%) STB
6 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Solaris
3 4 (3.08%) Android
3 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.08%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.62%) Scrum
3 46 (35.38%) BDD
4 45 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (33.85%) MVC
6 35 (26.92%) Pair Programming
7 32 (24.62%) User Stories
8 26 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 26 (20.00%) Kanban
9 25 (19.23%) Open Source
9 25 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 24 (18.46%) Data Protection
11 19 (14.62%) OOP
12 17 (13.08%) Waterfall
13 16 (12.31%) Front End Development
13 16 (12.31%) SOLID
14 15 (11.54%) Automated Testing
14 15 (11.54%) Mentoring
15 14 (10.77%) Performance Testing
16 13 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.54%) Java
2 52 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 46 (35.38%) C#
4 19 (14.62%) SQL
5 16 (12.31%) Groovy
6 14 (10.77%) Python
7 13 (10.00%) Scala
8 11 (8.46%) C++
9 8 (6.15%) Ruby
10 7 (5.38%) PHP
11 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.54%) Perl
12 2 (1.54%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.54%) XPath
13 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.77%) C
13 1 (0.77%) Go
13 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) Degree
4 3 (2.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.77%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Docker
1 1 (0.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Oracle
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.85%) GigaSpaces
5 4 (3.08%) Splunk
6 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.77%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.77%) Pega
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
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