The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bracknell 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.32% - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 146 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 67.41% 69.52% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 53 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £16.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
Berkshire

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft