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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 37 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing TDD 75 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.77% 1.81% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 2.20% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 48
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%

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
1600 2088 2114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.52% 82.01% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 1120 1075
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 46
Median hourly rate £23.90 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.57 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +14 32 £413 +10.00% 7
Bracknell - 20 £450 - 1
Maidenhead - 7 £338 - 1
Newbury - 4 £308 - 1
Slough +10 3 £294 +46.87%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 110 (78.01%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (48.23%) Java
3 66 (46.81%) BDD
4 60 (42.55%) Scrum
5 46 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
7 39 (27.66%) C#
8 36 (25.53%) HTML
9 33 (23.40%) REST
9 33 (23.40%) AngularJS
10 32 (22.70%) MVC
11 31 (21.99%) XML
12 28 (19.86%) Selenium
13 27 (19.15%) OOP
14 26 (18.44%) CSS
14 26 (18.44%) Groovy
15 25 (17.73%) .NET
15 25 (17.73%) Python
16 24 (17.02%) Web Services
16 24 (17.02%) WebDriver
16 24 (17.02%) Gradle
17 22 (15.60%) Test Automation
18 21 (14.89%) Data Protection
18 21 (14.89%) JSON
18 21 (14.89%) JIRA
18 21 (14.89%) C++
18 21 (14.89%) OO
19 20 (14.18%) SQL
19 20 (14.18%) Project Management
19 20 (14.18%) RESTful

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 17 (12.06%) CMS
2 16 (11.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (7.80%) Apache Spark
4 10 (7.09%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.38%) Confluence
6 8 (5.67%) Apache
7 4 (2.84%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.84%) Liferay
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Spatial
8 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.13%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.71%) JBoss
10 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) GitHub
3 6 (4.26%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) HTTP
2 6 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) DVB
3 1 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.80%) Big Data
2 11 (7.80%) Hadoop
3 10 (7.09%) Apache Hive
3 10 (7.09%) DB2
3 10 (7.09%) HBase
3 10 (7.09%) Impala
3 10 (7.09%) Sqoop
4 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.96%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.84%) GIS
10 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Selenium
2 24 (17.02%) Gradle
2 24 (17.02%) WebDriver
3 21 (14.89%) JIRA
4 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
5 17 (12.06%) Bitbucket
5 17 (12.06%) eggPlant
5 17 (12.06%) JMeter
5 17 (12.06%) Maven
6 16 (11.35%) Ant
6 16 (11.35%) Apache Ivy
7 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
8 13 (9.22%) Gatling
9 8 (5.67%) Subversion
10 6 (4.26%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.26%) Eclipse
10 6 (4.26%) IntelliJ
10 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.84%) NeoLoad
11 4 (2.84%) NUnit
General
1 11 (7.80%) Finance
2 3 (2.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.42%) Marketing
3 2 (1.42%) Publishing
3 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (65.25%) Developer
2 28 (19.86%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.73%) C# Developer
4 14 (9.93%) Developer in Test
5 12 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 11 (7.80%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Agile Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (7.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Scrum Master
9 8 (5.67%) Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Angular Developer
10 7 (4.96%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) HTML
2 33 (23.40%) AngularJS
2 33 (23.40%) REST
3 31 (21.99%) XML
4 26 (18.44%) CSS
5 25 (17.73%) .NET
6 24 (17.02%) Web Services
7 21 (14.89%) JSON
8 20 (14.18%) HTML5
8 20 (14.18%) RESTful
9 18 (12.77%) Spring
10 17 (12.06%) CSS3
11 13 (9.22%) Java EE
11 13 (9.22%) jQuery
11 13 (9.22%) Node.js
12 12 (8.51%) Sass
13 10 (7.09%) Entity Framework
13 10 (7.09%) LESS
13 10 (7.09%) React
14 7 (4.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.13%) User Experience
4 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Blog
5 1 (0.71%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.71%) MPEG
5 1 (0.71%) Social Media
5 1 (0.71%) STB
5 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) Solaris
3 3 (2.13%) Android
4 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.42%) Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (78.01%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (46.81%) BDD
3 60 (42.55%) Scrum
4 46 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (22.70%) MVC
6 27 (19.15%) OOP
7 22 (15.60%) Test Automation
8 21 (14.89%) Data Protection
8 21 (14.89%) OO
9 20 (14.18%) Project Management
10 19 (13.48%) Automated Testing
10 19 (13.48%) Pair Programming
11 17 (12.06%) User Stories
12 16 (11.35%) Content Management
12 16 (11.35%) Front End Development
13 15 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
13 15 (10.64%) Kanban
13 15 (10.64%) Open Source
13 15 (10.64%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.23%) Java
2 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
3 39 (27.66%) C#
4 26 (18.44%) Groovy
5 25 (17.73%) Python
6 21 (14.89%) C++
7 20 (14.18%) SQL
8 19 (13.48%) Ruby
8 19 (13.48%) Scala
9 4 (2.84%) PHP
10 3 (2.13%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.71%) C
12 1 (0.71%) Go
12 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Degree
1 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) IFRS
2 1 (0.71%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) HDFS
2 6 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) Oozie
2 4 (2.84%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.35%) Sitecore
2 15 (10.64%) Oracle
2 15 (10.64%) Splunk
3 10 (7.09%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (6.38%) Ab Initio
5 6 (4.26%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.26%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.55%) HP
7 4 (2.84%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.71%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.71%) Pega
8 1 (0.71%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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