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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.26% 3.64% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 5.71% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £295 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £52.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +33.97%
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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
194 105 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 87.78% 63.64% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 60 59
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 1
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -51.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
6 11 (47.83%) WCF
7 10 (43.48%) Scrum
8 9 (39.13%) NUnit
8 9 (39.13%) BDD
8 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
9 8 (34.78%) StyleCop
9 8 (34.78%) LINQ
9 8 (34.78%) jQuery
9 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
10 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (21.74%) RESTful
11 4 (17.39%) Selenium
11 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
11 4 (17.39%) SOAP
11 4 (17.39%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (4.35%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) NUnit
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (34.78%) StyleCop
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) TestNG
4 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (4.35%) Moq
6 1 (4.35%) Mocha
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
3 9 (39.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Coach
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
4 11 (47.83%) WCF
5 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) LINQ
6 8 (34.78%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 3 (13.04%) Spring
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.70%) CSS3
10 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
10 2 (8.70%) JPA
10 2 (8.70%) HTML5
11 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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