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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 60 53 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Contract jobs citing TDD 66 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.75% 2.91% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.76% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 22
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £507 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
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
1921 1967 1899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.01% 77.32% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1027 899
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 70 22
Median hourly rate £19.61 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.69% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £44.30 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 28 £400 -3.61% 13
Bracknell -6 9 £525 +23.52% 1
Maidenhead +2 8 £450 +31.38% 1
Slough +1 3 £330 -20.52%
Newbury - 2 £375 - 5
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 75 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.58%) BDD
4 33 (31.73%) Scrum
5 31 (29.81%) C#
6 30 (28.85%) MVC
6 30 (28.85%) Waterfall
6 30 (28.85%) Data Protection
7 26 (25.00%) HTML
7 26 (25.00%) Java
8 23 (22.12%) .NET
8 23 (22.12%) CSS
8 23 (22.12%) AngularJS
9 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (20.19%) REST
11 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
11 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
12 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
12 18 (17.31%) User Stories
13 16 (15.38%) Kanban
13 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 14 (13.46%) SC Cleared
14 14 (13.46%) Open Source
14 14 (13.46%) Pair Programming
15 13 (12.50%) Linux
15 13 (12.50%) Python
15 13 (12.50%) SDLC
15 13 (12.50%) SOLID
16 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
16 12 (11.54%) QA

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 6 (5.77%) Confluence
2 5 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.96%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) SNMP
3 1 (0.96%) DVB
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.96%) GIS
4 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.62%) Selenium
3 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.65%) JIRA
4 9 (8.65%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.81%) Subversion
6 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.88%) Appium
7 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.88%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.92%) Grunt
8 2 (1.92%) gulp
8 2 (1.92%) Hudson
8 2 (1.92%) JUnit
8 2 (1.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.96%) Ant
9 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.96%) NUnit
9 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (10.58%) Retail
2 3 (2.88%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Publishing
3 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (59.62%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) C# Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Agile Business Analyst
3 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.62%) Python Developer
4 8 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.69%) Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Tester
7 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Web Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Agile Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Architect
8 4 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) HTML
2 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 23 (22.12%) AngularJS
2 23 (22.12%) CSS
3 21 (20.19%) REST
4 12 (11.54%) HTML5
5 11 (10.58%) Entity Framework
6 10 (9.62%) JSON
7 9 (8.65%) jQuery
8 8 (7.69%) Django
8 8 (7.69%) SOAP
8 8 (7.69%) Web Services
9 7 (6.73%) RESTful
9 7 (6.73%) Spring
9 7 (6.73%) WCF
10 6 (5.77%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.77%) Ajax
10 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) User Experience
2 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.81%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.92%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.96%) MPEG
4 1 (0.96%) New Media
4 1 (0.96%) Online Games
4 1 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Android
3 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.58%) BDD
3 33 (31.73%) Scrum
4 30 (28.85%) Data Protection
4 30 (28.85%) MVC
4 30 (28.85%) Waterfall
5 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.31%) User Stories
8 16 (15.38%) Kanban
9 14 (13.46%) Open Source
9 14 (13.46%) Pair Programming
10 13 (12.50%) SDLC
10 13 (12.50%) SOLID
11 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 11 (10.58%) DevOps
12 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 10 (9.62%) OO
14 9 (8.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.81%) C#
3 26 (25.00%) Java
4 13 (12.50%) Python
5 10 (9.62%) SQL
6 4 (3.85%) PHP
7 3 (2.88%) C++
8 2 (1.92%) C
8 2 (1.92%) ES6
8 2 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) Perl
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) ISEB
4 5 (4.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Nagios
2 2 (1.92%) logstash
3 1 (0.96%) Ansible
3 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.96%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.96%) Facebook
4 1 (0.96%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.96%) Pega
4 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.96%) Twitter
4 1 (0.96%) VMware
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin
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