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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 26 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Contract jobs citing TDD 49 64 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.01% 5.86% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 7.79% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 9
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£425 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+118.46% -13.33%
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
893 822 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 73.14% 75.21% 70.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 428 370
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 44
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +60.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £53.40 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -12 39 £425 +13.33% 6
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (71.11%) C#
2 63 (70.00%) .NET
3 57 (63.33%) Scrum
4 46 (51.11%) Oracle
5 44 (48.89%) OO
6 43 (47.78%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (44.44%) MVC
7 40 (44.44%) Finance
8 38 (42.22%) ASP.NET
8 38 (42.22%) BDD
9 37 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (35.56%) SQL
12 30 (33.33%) SOA
13 28 (31.11%) Oracle Database
14 26 (28.89%) WCF
14 26 (28.89%) Automated Testing
15 24 (26.67%) NUnit
15 24 (26.67%) N-Tier
16 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
17 21 (23.33%) Visual Studio
17 21 (23.33%) Waterfall
18 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (21.11%) Domain-Driven Design
19 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
20 18 (20.00%) Web Development
20 18 (20.00%) PL/SQL
21 17 (18.89%) .NET Framework
22 16 (17.78%) Selenium
23 15 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (14.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.44%) Content Management Server
3 3 (3.33%) CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (1.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) WEP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) NUnit
2 21 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (17.78%) Selenium
5 13 (14.44%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (7.78%) JMeter
7 5 (5.56%) Subversion
8 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.44%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.33%) MSBuild
9 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.33%) JIRA
10 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.11%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.11%) PhantomJS
11 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.11%) Moq
11 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Electronics
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.44%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Development Manager
3 16 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Web Development Manager
3 16 (17.78%) Web Manager
4 11 (12.22%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Development Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (70.00%) .NET
2 38 (42.22%) ASP.NET
3 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (28.89%) WCF
5 17 (18.89%) .NET Framework
6 15 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
8 11 (12.22%) Backbone.js
8 11 (12.22%) jQuery
9 10 (11.11%) HTML
10 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (8.89%) NHibernate
11 8 (8.89%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (7.78%) CSS
13 6 (6.67%) Velocity
14 5 (5.56%) HTML5
15 4 (4.44%) WPF
16 3 (3.33%) Ext JS
16 3 (3.33%) LINQ
16 3 (3.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.56%) EPoS
2 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.44%) DTV
4 2 (2.22%) Tandem
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Open Source
5 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Windows NT
2 7 (7.78%) UNIX
3 4 (4.44%) Android
3 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (63.33%) Scrum
2 44 (48.89%) OO
3 43 (47.78%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (44.44%) MVC
5 38 (42.22%) BDD
6 37 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (33.33%) SOA
8 26 (28.89%) Automated Testing
9 21 (23.33%) Waterfall
10 19 (21.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 18 (20.00%) Web Development
12 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
13 11 (12.22%) Matrix Management
14 10 (11.11%) Configuration Management
15 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
15 8 (8.89%) Test Automation
16 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
17 6 (6.67%) Product Management
17 6 (6.67%) Kanban
17 6 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.11%) C#
2 32 (35.56%) SQL
3 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (11.11%) Java
6 7 (7.78%) VBScript
7 5 (5.56%) VB
8 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.11%) Python
10 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (51.11%) Oracle
2 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
4 3 (3.33%) Dundas
4 3 (3.33%) MobileIron
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago