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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 45 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +41
Contract jobs citing TDD 66 92 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.00% 3.69% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 4.84% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 31
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +7.00%
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
1768 1900 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.44% 76.31% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1102 891
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% +106.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -8 25 £413 -1.78% 16
Bracknell +3 12 £475 +18.75% 1
Maidenhead -6 9 £450 +34.32% 6
Slough -1 4 £316 -12.96%
Wokingham - 3 £400 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 88 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.40%) Scrum
3 47 (37.60%) C#
4 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
5 42 (33.60%) BDD
6 40 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (32.00%) MVC
7 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
8 37 (29.60%) HTML
8 37 (29.60%) Java
9 35 (28.00%) .NET
10 32 (25.60%) Pair Programming
10 32 (25.60%) Waterfall
10 32 (25.60%) Git (software)
11 31 (24.80%) CSS
11 31 (24.80%) Web Services
11 31 (24.80%) User Stories
12 30 (24.00%) Jenkins
13 29 (23.20%) Data Protection
13 29 (23.20%) HTML5
14 28 (22.40%) Software Engineering
15 25 (20.00%) REST
16 23 (18.40%) CSS3
16 23 (18.40%) Kanban
16 23 (18.40%) Open Source
16 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
17 22 (17.60%) JIRA
18 21 (16.80%) RESTful
19 20 (16.00%) Security Cleared
19 20 (16.00%) SOLID

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 (12.00%) Confluence
2 9 (7.20%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.60%) Apache
4 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.60%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.60%) CMS
7 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.60%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.60%) Liferay
7 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.80%) GemFire
8 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (5.60%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) DVB
2 2 (1.60%) SNMP
3 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.60%) Redis
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.80%) HBase
7 1 (0.80%) OLTP
7 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (25.60%) Git (software)
2 30 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 22 (17.60%) JIRA
4 16 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (12.00%) Selenium
6 12 (9.60%) Gatling
7 11 (8.80%) WebDriver
8 7 (5.60%) Subversion
9 6 (4.80%) Cucumber
9 6 (4.80%) Eclipse
9 6 (4.80%) JUnit
9 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
10 5 (4.00%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.20%) Gradle
11 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.40%) Appium
12 3 (2.40%) Hudson
12 3 (2.40%) NSubstitute
12 3 (2.40%) NUnit
12 3 (2.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (12.00%) Retail
2 7 (5.60%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Legal
4 2 (1.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.80%) Back Office
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (60.00%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) C# Developer
3 14 (11.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (8.80%) .NET Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Security Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Web Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Tester
8 6 (4.80%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Web Applications Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
2 37 (29.60%) HTML
3 35 (28.00%) .NET
4 31 (24.80%) CSS
4 31 (24.80%) Web Services
5 29 (23.20%) HTML5
6 25 (20.00%) REST
7 23 (18.40%) CSS3
8 21 (16.80%) RESTful
9 19 (15.20%) Node.js
10 17 (13.60%) SOAP
11 15 (12.00%) Sass
12 14 (11.20%) LESS
13 13 (10.40%) Entity Framework
14 12 (9.60%) jQuery
15 11 (8.80%) Spring
16 10 (8.00%) XML
17 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET
17 9 (7.20%) WCF
18 8 (6.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.60%) Cryptography
2 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.40%) User Experience
4 2 (1.60%) MPEG
4 2 (1.60%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.80%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.80%) Online Games
5 1 (0.80%) STB
5 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Android
3 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.40%) Unix
5 2 (1.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.40%) Scrum
3 42 (33.60%) BDD
4 40 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (32.00%) MVC
5 32 (25.60%) Pair Programming
5 32 (25.60%) Waterfall
6 31 (24.80%) User Stories
7 29 (23.20%) Data Protection
8 28 (22.40%) Software Engineering
9 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
9 23 (18.40%) Kanban
9 23 (18.40%) Open Source
10 20 (16.00%) SOLID
11 14 (11.20%) Front End Development
12 13 (10.40%) High Availability
12 13 (10.40%) Mentoring
12 13 (10.40%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 13 (10.40%) Web Development
13 12 (9.60%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.60%) C#
2 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
3 37 (29.60%) Java
4 16 (12.80%) SQL
5 6 (4.80%) PHP
6 5 (4.00%) Scala
7 4 (3.20%) C++
8 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.60%) C
9 2 (1.60%) Groovy
9 2 (1.60%) Perl
9 2 (1.60%) Python
9 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.60%) XPath
10 1 (0.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) Degree
4 6 (4.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SDET
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Nagios
2 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.60%) logstash
3 1 (0.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle
3 2 (1.60%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (1.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.80%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.80%) IBM
4 1 (0.80%) Pega
4 1 (0.80%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
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