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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South West / Bristol
Rank 37 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing TDD 33 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.98% 3.60% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 4.37% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 21
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%

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
665 733 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.12% 82.55% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 543 534
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 63 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.18%) C#
4 27 (31.03%) .NET
4 27 (31.03%) Java
5 26 (29.89%) SQL Server
6 24 (27.59%) HTML
6 24 (27.59%) Scrum
7 22 (25.29%) BDD
7 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.84%) MVC
8 19 (21.84%) CSS
8 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (19.54%) Unit Testing
10 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET
11 16 (18.39%) Spring
11 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (17.24%) Waterfall
12 15 (17.24%) Node.js
12 15 (17.24%) REST
13 14 (16.09%) WCF
13 14 (16.09%) DevOps
14 13 (14.94%) JSON
14 13 (14.94%) SOAP
14 13 (14.94%) SQL
15 12 (13.79%) Web Services
15 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
15 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
15 12 (13.79%) Microsoft

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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.90%) IIS
3 5 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.75%) OpenROAD
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.45%) Confluence
5 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.15%) Apache
7 1 (1.15%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.15%) Liferay
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.60%) SAP HR
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.75%) GitHub
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) IaaS
6 1 (1.15%) SaaS
6 1 (1.15%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.75%) Ingres
6 3 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.45%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.15%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.90%) JUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) Grunt
5 4 (4.60%) JIRA
5 4 (4.60%) Mockito
6 3 (3.45%) GoCD
6 3 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.45%) Selenium
7 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.30%) NUnit
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.15%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) International Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (79.31%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) .NET Developer
2 21 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (6.90%) Agile Developer
6 5 (5.75%) iOS Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Polyglot Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Angular Developer
7 4 (4.60%) HR Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) .NET
2 24 (27.59%) HTML
3 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
4 19 (21.84%) CSS
5 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET
6 16 (18.39%) Spring
7 15 (17.24%) Node.js
7 15 (17.24%) REST
8 14 (16.09%) WCF
9 13 (14.94%) JSON
9 13 (14.94%) SOAP
10 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (13.79%) HTML5
10 12 (13.79%) Web Services
11 11 (12.64%) jQuery
11 11 (12.64%) React
11 11 (12.64%) RESTful
11 11 (12.64%) XML
12 7 (8.05%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) User Experience
2 3 (3.45%) Blog
2 3 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Digital TV
3 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.30%) STB
3 2 (2.30%) W3C
4 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.20%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Android
3 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.59%) Scrum
3 22 (25.29%) BDD
4 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (21.84%) MVC
5 17 (19.54%) Unit Testing
6 15 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 14 (16.09%) DevOps
8 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
8 12 (13.79%) Kanban
9 11 (12.64%) Pair Programming
10 10 (11.49%) Front End Development
10 10 (11.49%) Microservices
11 9 (10.34%) iOS Development
11 9 (10.34%) SDLC
12 7 (8.05%) CRM
12 7 (8.05%) OO
12 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.90%) Functional Testing
13 6 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.18%) C#
3 27 (31.03%) Java
4 13 (14.94%) SQL
5 10 (11.49%) Python
5 10 (11.49%) Scala
6 7 (8.05%) Ruby
7 5 (5.75%) Apple Swift
7 5 (5.75%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.60%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) Clojure
10 2 (2.30%) Go
10 2 (2.30%) Lua
10 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
1 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Docker
2 3 (3.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) SAP
3 3 (3.45%) ATG
3 3 (3.45%) Google
3 3 (3.45%) hybris
4 2 (2.30%) Telerik
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
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