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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South West / Bristol
Rank 28 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing TDD 40 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.47% 6.23% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 7.46% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 25
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £334 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £540 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -0.65%

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
601 657 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 83.48% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 505 500
Median daily rate £397 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 42 (40.38%) C#
4 41 (39.42%) .NET
5 36 (34.62%) BDD
5 36 (34.62%) AngularJS
6 34 (32.69%) Scrum
7 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
8 31 (29.81%) MVC
9 30 (28.85%) HTML
10 28 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 27 (25.96%) CSS
12 26 (25.00%) Java
13 25 (24.04%) ASP.NET
13 25 (24.04%) E-Commerce
13 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (22.12%) Unit Testing
16 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (18.27%) Kanban
18 18 (17.31%) jQuery
18 18 (17.31%) Node.js
18 18 (17.31%) SQL
18 18 (17.31%) DevOps
19 17 (16.35%) SOAP
20 16 (15.38%) Web Services
20 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
20 16 (15.38%) Ruby
20 16 (15.38%) REST
20 16 (15.38%) TeamCity

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 11 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.77%) IIS
2 6 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.81%) CMS
3 5 (4.81%) OpenROAD
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.92%) Liferay
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.96%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) Mule
6 1 (0.96%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.96%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (6.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.85%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (9.62%) GitHub
4 7 (6.73%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.85%) TestFlight
6 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.77%) MySQL
5 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.81%) Ingres
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.85%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.85%) SQLite
8 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.96%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 15 (14.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 15 (14.42%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.69%) Selenium
6 7 (6.73%) JUnit
7 6 (5.77%) Maven
8 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.85%) Mockito
10 3 (2.88%) GoCD
11 2 (1.92%) Grunt
11 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.92%) NUnit
11 2 (1.92%) Sahi
11 2 (1.92%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.92%) WATIR
12 1 (0.96%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Advertising
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) International Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (76.92%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.27%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.62%) iOS Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (4.81%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (4.81%) Polyglot Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Test Leader
9 4 (3.85%) Agile Developer
9 4 (3.85%) HR Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.42%) .NET
2 36 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 30 (28.85%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) CSS
5 25 (24.04%) ASP.NET
6 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (17.31%) jQuery
7 18 (17.31%) Node.js
8 17 (16.35%) SOAP
9 16 (15.38%) REST
9 16 (15.38%) Web Services
10 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (13.46%) Spring
12 13 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (12.50%) WCF
13 12 (11.54%) JSON
13 12 (11.54%) RESTful
14 11 (10.58%) HTML5
15 10 (9.62%) Ember.js
16 7 (6.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) User Experience
2 10 (9.62%) Blog
2 10 (9.62%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) W3C
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.92%) STB
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) iPad
6 1 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.69%) Windows
3 5 (4.81%) Android
3 5 (4.81%) Linux
3 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.62%) BDD
3 34 (32.69%) Scrum
4 31 (29.81%) MVC
5 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (24.04%) E-Commerce
6 23 (22.12%) Unit Testing
7 19 (18.27%) Kanban
8 18 (17.31%) DevOps
9 15 (14.42%) Waterfall
10 14 (13.46%) iOS Development
11 13 (12.50%) Microservices
11 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 12 (11.54%) High Availability
12 12 (11.54%) SDLC
13 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.62%) CQRS
13 10 (9.62%) Pair Programming
14 8 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
14 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
2 42 (40.38%) C#
3 26 (25.00%) Java
4 18 (17.31%) SQL
5 16 (15.38%) Ruby
5 16 (15.38%) Scala
6 12 (11.54%) Python
7 10 (9.62%) Apple Swift
7 10 (9.62%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.88%) C++
8 3 (2.88%) Clojure
8 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.92%) C
9 2 (1.92%) Go
9 2 (1.92%) Lua
9 2 (1.92%) PHP
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Groovy
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
1 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Docker
2 3 (2.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) ATG
4 4 (3.85%) hybris
5 2 (1.92%) Telerik
6 1 (0.96%) Apple
6 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago