The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 85 87 119
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Contract jobs citing TDD 41 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.63% 1.72% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.51% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 7
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£350 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+83.07% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1843 1670 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.37% 68.27% 65.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 725 809
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 45
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
TDD
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Slough +18 16 £350 - 1
Reading +5 13 £425 +13.33% 4
Bracknell +12 4 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Newbury - - - - 7
Windsor - - - - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
2 36 (44.44%) Scrum
3 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.74%) HTML
5 27 (33.33%) CSS
6 26 (32.10%) BDD
7 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (30.86%) Java
8 22 (27.16%) C#
8 22 (27.16%) jQuery
9 21 (25.93%) SQL
9 21 (25.93%) OO
10 20 (24.69%) .NET
10 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
11 18 (22.22%) MVC
11 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 15 (18.52%) MySQL
12 15 (18.52%) SOAP
13 14 (17.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (16.05%) RESTful
14 13 (16.05%) Pair Programming
15 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
15 12 (14.81%) SOA
15 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
15 12 (14.81%) .NET Framework
16 11 (13.58%) WCF
16 11 (13.58%) Open Source
16 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
16 11 (13.58%) Spring
17 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (12.35%) Drupal
2 7 (8.64%) CMS
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.70%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.70%) WordPress
5 2 (2.47%) Liferay
5 2 (2.47%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Node.js
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.47%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Redis
7 2 (2.47%) Voldemort
7 2 (2.47%) BigTable
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) QUnit
2 7 (8.64%) Jasmine
2 7 (8.64%) Grunt
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
4 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.17%) Mercurial
4 5 (6.17%) JIRA
4 5 (6.17%) Selenium
4 5 (6.17%) Behat
4 5 (6.17%) NUnit
5 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.94%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.94%) JUnit
5 4 (4.94%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.70%) TestNG
6 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.47%) Maven
General
1 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) French Language
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (72.84%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.05%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (8.64%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.17%) MySQL DBA
7 5 (6.17%) DBA
7 5 (6.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Communications Officer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Web Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Web Business Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) HTML
2 27 (33.33%) CSS
3 22 (27.16%) jQuery
4 20 (24.69%) .NET
5 15 (18.52%) SOAP
6 14 (17.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (16.05%) RESTful
8 12 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 11 (13.58%) Spring
9 11 (13.58%) WCF
10 10 (12.35%) HTML5
10 10 (12.35%) Web Services
10 10 (12.35%) XML
11 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (11.11%) Ajax
11 9 (11.11%) CSS3
11 9 (11.11%) Sass
12 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Open Source
2 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.47%) DTV
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Scrum
2 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.10%) BDD
4 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (25.93%) OO
6 18 (22.22%) MVC
7 13 (16.05%) Pair Programming
8 12 (14.81%) SOA
8 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing
11 8 (9.88%) Web Development
11 8 (9.88%) OOP
12 7 (8.64%) Kanban
13 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.17%) Logistics
14 5 (6.17%) UML
14 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (4.94%) Dependency Injection
15 4 (4.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.86%) Java
3 22 (27.16%) C#
4 21 (25.93%) SQL
5 10 (12.35%) PHP
6 9 (11.11%) Groovy
7 8 (9.88%) Scala
8 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.17%) PHP5
10 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.94%) Ruby
10 4 (4.94%) Perl
11 3 (3.70%) VB
11 3 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ISEB
1 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) HP
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
3 2 (2.47%) Google
4 1 (1.23%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (1.23%) Zend
4 1 (1.23%) Akamai
4 1 (1.23%) Telerik
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