The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing TDD 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.57% 2.44% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 3.33% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £366 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £366 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £366 £346
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 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +3.31%
TDD
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 90 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 83.04% 73.17% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £170 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £18.25 £34.00 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.32% +104.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.23 £15.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TDD across the Bournemouth region.

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for TDD.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Kafka
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Financial Institution
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (44.44%) Blockchain
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) .NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Mocha
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Financial Institution
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) Kafka
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blockchain
1 4 (44.44%) Cryptocurrency
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle