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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Contract jobs citing TDD 88 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.40% 1.76% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 2.35% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £528 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +83.07%
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
1908 1915 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.81% 75.07% 70.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 911 775
Average daily rate £388 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 23 28
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.74% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.15 £15.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £43.90 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +25 50 £425 - 11
Slough -6 10 £415 +18.64% 2
Maidenhead - 10 £335 - 2
Bracknell -1 5 £425 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 121 (87.05%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (53.96%) JavaScript
3 68 (48.92%) HTML
4 60 (43.17%) CSS
5 56 (40.29%) Scrum
6 51 (36.69%) BDD
7 44 (31.65%) Java
8 42 (30.22%) MVC
9 40 (28.78%) .NET
10 39 (28.06%) C#
11 32 (23.02%) Python
11 32 (23.02%) User Stories
12 31 (22.30%) jQuery
13 30 (21.58%) AngularJS
14 23 (16.55%) Data Protection
14 23 (16.55%) Git (software)
15 21 (15.11%) Security Cleared
16 20 (14.39%) REST
16 20 (14.39%) Spring
16 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
16 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET
17 19 (13.67%) HTML5
17 19 (13.67%) Sass
18 17 (12.23%) CSS3
18 17 (12.23%) Oracle
18 17 (12.23%) E-Commerce
19 16 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (10.79%) Django
20 15 (10.79%) TeamCity
20 15 (10.79%) Web Services

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (9.35%) Oracle Spatial
2 9 (6.47%) Node.js
3 8 (5.76%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.76%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.88%) CMS
5 3 (2.16%) JBoss
5 3 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.16%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.72%) Mule
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.72%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.72%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) GitHub
2 3 (2.16%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.19%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.76%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.32%) MySQL
5 6 (4.32%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.16%) DB2
6 3 (2.16%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.79%) TeamCity
3 10 (7.19%) Selenium
3 10 (7.19%) JUnit
4 9 (6.47%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.76%) Grunt
6 7 (5.04%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.04%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.04%) JIRA
6 7 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.32%) Subversion
7 6 (4.32%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.60%) Maven
8 5 (3.60%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.88%) JBehave
9 4 (2.88%) TestNG
10 3 (2.16%) Ant
10 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.44%) gulp
General
1 8 (5.76%) Retail
2 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.16%) Finance
3 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Games
4 1 (0.72%) Military
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (61.87%) Developer
2 22 (15.83%) Analyst
3 21 (15.11%) .NET Developer
4 20 (14.39%) Java Developer
5 19 (13.67%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.07%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (7.91%) Python Developer
8 11 (7.91%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Business Systems Analyst
10 9 (6.47%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (5.76%) ScrumMaster
11 8 (5.76%) Umbraco Developer
11 8 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (5.04%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (3.60%) Technical Design Authority
15 4 (2.88%) Automation Tester
15 4 (2.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (48.92%) HTML
2 60 (43.17%) CSS
3 40 (28.78%) .NET
4 31 (22.30%) jQuery
5 30 (21.58%) AngularJS
6 20 (14.39%) REST
6 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET
6 20 (14.39%) Spring
7 19 (13.67%) HTML5
7 19 (13.67%) Sass
8 17 (12.23%) CSS3
9 15 (10.79%) Web Services
9 15 (10.79%) Django
10 14 (10.07%) Hibernate
11 13 (9.35%) JSON
11 13 (9.35%) Spring MVC
11 13 (9.35%) XML
11 13 (9.35%) EJB
12 12 (8.63%) RESTful
12 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) GIS
2 11 (7.91%) User Experience
3 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.44%) W3C
7 1 (0.72%) DTV
7 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Online Games
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.07%) Linux
2 7 (5.04%) UNIX
3 3 (2.16%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (87.05%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (40.29%) Scrum
3 51 (36.69%) BDD
4 42 (30.22%) MVC
5 32 (23.02%) User Stories
6 23 (16.55%) Data Protection
7 17 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (10.07%) Software Engineering
9 14 (10.07%) OOP
10 13 (9.35%) Software Testing
10 13 (9.35%) Kanban
11 12 (8.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (8.63%) SDLC
12 10 (7.19%) Test Automation
13 9 (6.47%) OO
13 9 (6.47%) Web Development
14 8 (5.76%) Migration
15 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
15 7 (5.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (53.96%) JavaScript
2 44 (31.65%) Java
3 39 (28.06%) C#
4 32 (23.02%) Python
5 13 (9.35%) SQL
6 8 (5.76%) Scala
7 7 (5.04%) Groovy
8 4 (2.88%) PHP
8 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.88%) Ruby
9 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.44%) Perl
10 1 (0.72%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (15.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.60%) ISEB
3 5 (3.60%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.60%) Degree
4 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (12.23%) Oracle
2 4 (2.88%) Adobe
3 3 (2.16%) Google
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.44%) Telerik
5 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.72%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.72%) Siebel
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Zend
5 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
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