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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.13% 1.05% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.32% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £294 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £42.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
-0.49% -28.57%
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
118 76 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 83.69% 80.00% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 46 41
Median daily rate £440 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) GemFire
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript