The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 33 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing TDD 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.88% 1.90% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 2.76% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate
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£290 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -15.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 145 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 70.37% 69.05% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 65 95
Average daily rate £350 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (55.56%) WCF
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 9 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (38.89%) NUnit
7 7 (38.89%) StyleCop
7 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
7 7 (38.89%) LINQ
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 3 (16.67%) BDD
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) WinForms
11 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 2 (11.11%) SOAP
11 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
1 7 (38.89%) NUnit
1 7 (38.89%) StyleCop
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) RSpec
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) TestNG
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Coach
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (55.56%) WCF
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 9 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (38.89%) LINQ
8 3 (16.67%) WinForms
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (11.11%) RESTful
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (5.56%) HTML5
10 1 (5.56%) Haml
10 1 (5.56%) CSS3
10 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) MVC
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
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