The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 54 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Contract jobs citing TDD 37 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.84% 3.81% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 5.38% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 2
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£413 £415 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +32.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £333
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%
TDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
994 744 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.23% 70.92% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 402 274
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 29 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Buckinghamshire region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -24 23 £425 +2.40% 5
High Wycombe - 5 £338 - 2
Marlow - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 61 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (73.42%) .NET
3 57 (72.15%) C#
4 39 (49.37%) BDD
5 38 (48.10%) Scrum
5 38 (48.10%) WCF
6 34 (43.04%) Finance
7 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
8 28 (35.44%) MVC
9 26 (32.91%) SQL
9 26 (32.91%) OO
9 26 (32.91%) .NET Framework
10 23 (29.11%) jQuery
11 21 (26.58%) Visual Studio
12 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
12 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
12 20 (25.32%) Selenium
13 19 (24.05%) WebDriver
14 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
14 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (22.78%) Oracle
15 17 (21.52%) Automated Testing
15 17 (21.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (18.99%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (18.99%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (17.72%) SOA
17 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
18 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
18 13 (16.46%) Test Automation

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (7.59%) CMS
1 6 (7.59%) Kentico
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) Lync
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.53%) UniData
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Visual Studio
2 20 (25.32%) Selenium
3 19 (24.05%) WebDriver
4 15 (18.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (13.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (13.92%) NUnit
6 9 (11.39%) JMeter
7 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
7 7 (8.86%) MSTest
8 6 (7.59%) JIRA
9 4 (5.06%) PhantomJS
9 4 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (5.06%) Mocha
9 4 (5.06%) MSBuild
9 4 (5.06%) QUnit
10 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.27%) Moq
10 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.80%) Electronics
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.99%) C# Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Test Manager
5 11 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) WPF Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Programmer
7 6 (7.59%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Development Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Web Development Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (73.42%) .NET
2 38 (48.10%) WCF
3 26 (32.91%) .NET Framework
4 23 (29.11%) jQuery
5 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
6 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
7 17 (21.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (18.99%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (15.19%) HTML
9 12 (15.19%) WPF
10 11 (13.92%) WinForms
10 11 (13.92%) CSS
10 11 (13.92%) Backbone.js
11 10 (12.66%) NHibernate
12 7 (8.86%) HTML5
12 7 (8.86%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (8.86%) LINQ
13 6 (7.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) EPoS
2 7 (8.86%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.86%) Open Source
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.06%) User Experience
5 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.80%) DTV
6 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.53%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Windows NT
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 4 (5.06%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (49.37%) BDD
3 38 (48.10%) Scrum
4 28 (35.44%) MVC
5 26 (32.91%) OO
6 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (21.52%) Automated Testing
8 14 (17.72%) SOA
9 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
9 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.92%) Line Management
11 10 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (11.39%) MVVM
13 8 (10.13%) OOD
13 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
14 7 (8.86%) Domain-Driven Design
14 7 (8.86%) User Stories
15 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
16 5 (6.33%) Web Development
16 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) C#
2 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.91%) SQL
4 12 (15.19%) Java
5 10 (12.66%) VBScript
6 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.13%) XAML
8 6 (7.59%) VB
9 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) Python
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.27%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago