The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing TDD 43 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.68% 6.28% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.99% 7.70% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 32
Median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.76 £36.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.93% -6.41%
TDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 675 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.24% 81.52% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 517 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for TDD.

1 89 (78.07%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (48.25%) JavaScript
3 51 (44.74%) C#
4 47 (41.23%) .NET
5 40 (35.09%) BDD
6 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
7 38 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 37 (32.46%) Scrum
9 36 (31.58%) MVC
10 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (28.07%) HTML
12 32 (28.07%) E-Commerce
13 29 (25.44%) Java
13 29 (25.44%) ASP.NET
14 27 (23.68%) CSS
14 27 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
15 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
16 23 (20.18%) TeamCity
16 23 (20.18%) DevOps
17 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (19.30%) jQuery
17 22 (19.30%) Web Services
18 20 (17.54%) Kanban
18 20 (17.54%) Octopus Deploy
19 19 (16.67%) User Experience
19 19 (16.67%) Ruby
19 19 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
19 19 (16.67%) SOAP

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 15 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.65%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.26%) IIS
5 5 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.39%) CMS
5 5 (4.39%) OpenROAD
6 3 (2.63%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.75%) Liferay
7 2 (1.75%) Mule
7 2 (1.75%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.88%) Apache
8 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.28%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (9.65%) GitHub
5 10 (8.77%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.39%) TestFlight
7 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
3 16 (14.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (12.28%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.89%) SQLite
6 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.26%) MySQL
8 5 (4.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (4.39%) CouchDB
8 5 (4.39%) Ingres
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.88%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) TeamCity
2 20 (17.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio
4 13 (11.40%) Cucumber
4 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
5 10 (8.77%) Selenium
6 8 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.14%) JUnit
7 7 (6.14%) Maven
8 4 (3.51%) Subversion
9 3 (2.63%) GoCD
9 3 (2.63%) Mockito
9 3 (2.63%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.63%) Xcode
10 2 (1.75%) Appium
10 2 (1.75%) Protractor
10 2 (1.75%) Robotium
10 2 (1.75%) TestComplete
10 2 (1.75%) WATIR
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Advertising
2 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Automotive
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Electronics
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (78.95%) Developer
2 26 (22.81%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 17 (14.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.65%) iOS Developer
7 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Sitecore Developer
9 7 (6.14%) AWS Developer
9 7 (6.14%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Android Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Polyglot Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Senior iOS Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Test Leader
11 5 (4.39%) UI Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (41.23%) .NET
2 38 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 32 (28.07%) HTML
4 29 (25.44%) ASP.NET
5 27 (23.68%) CSS
6 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (19.30%) jQuery
6 22 (19.30%) Web Services
7 19 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (16.67%) SOAP
8 18 (15.79%) Node.js
9 16 (14.04%) REST
10 15 (13.16%) WCF
11 13 (11.40%) JSON
11 13 (11.40%) Spring
12 12 (10.53%) HTML5
13 11 (9.65%) Ember.js
13 11 (9.65%) RESTful
14 7 (6.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) User Experience
2 14 (12.28%) Public Cloud
3 11 (9.65%) Blog
4 10 (8.77%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.63%) W3C
6 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) Digital TV
6 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.75%) STB
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 11 (9.65%) Android
3 8 (7.02%) Windows
4 5 (4.39%) Linux
4 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.51%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (78.07%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.09%) BDD
3 37 (32.46%) Scrum
4 36 (31.58%) MVC
5 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (28.07%) E-Commerce
7 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 23 (20.18%) DevOps
9 20 (17.54%) Kanban
10 17 (14.91%) Microservices
10 17 (14.91%) Test Automation
11 16 (14.04%) High Availability
12 15 (13.16%) iOS Development
13 12 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (10.53%) Pair Programming
13 12 (10.53%) SDLC
14 11 (9.65%) CQRS
15 10 (8.77%) Waterfall
16 9 (7.89%) Open Source
16 9 (7.89%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.25%) JavaScript
2 51 (44.74%) C#
3 29 (25.44%) Java
4 19 (16.67%) Ruby
5 17 (14.91%) Scala
5 17 (14.91%) SQL
6 14 (12.28%) Python
7 11 (9.65%) Apple Swift
7 11 (9.65%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.63%) C++
8 3 (2.63%) Clojure
9 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.75%) C
9 2 (1.75%) Go
9 2 (1.75%) Lua
9 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.39%) Telerik
4 4 (3.51%) ATG
4 4 (3.51%) hybris
5 2 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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