The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 48 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing TDD 41 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.44% 1.79% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 2.48% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 16
Average daily rate £380 £325 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +7.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £405 £363
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 £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
838 606 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.30% 72.49% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 350 381
Average daily rate £360 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.27% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 38
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £149.75 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 32 £400 +23.07% 6
Aylesbury - 7 £330 - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Marlow - - - -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (78.41%) C#
2 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (62.50%) .NET
4 53 (60.23%) OO
4 53 (60.23%) Scrum
5 38 (43.18%) JavaScript
6 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (38.64%) MVC
8 30 (34.09%) NUnit
9 29 (32.95%) Visual Studio
10 26 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (28.41%) Backbone.js
11 25 (28.41%) SOA
11 25 (28.41%) Automated Testing
11 25 (28.41%) WCF
12 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
12 24 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 23 (26.14%) jQuery
14 21 (23.86%) Oracle
14 21 (23.86%) HTML
14 21 (23.86%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (22.73%) Oracle Database
15 20 (22.73%) BDD
15 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
16 19 (21.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
17 18 (20.45%) Finance
18 17 (19.32%) Oracle Database 11g
19 16 (18.18%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.23%) Kentico
3 5 (5.68%) Content Management Server
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) Node.js
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 17 (19.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) NUnit
2 29 (32.95%) Visual Studio
3 26 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.23%) Subversion
4 9 (10.23%) Jasmine
5 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.68%) MSI
6 5 (5.68%) WiX
7 4 (4.55%) Selenium
8 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.41%) MSTest
8 3 (3.41%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (2.27%) Moq
9 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.14%) JUnit
10 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (82.95%) Developer
2 29 (32.95%) .NET Developer
2 29 (32.95%) C# Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Agile C# Developer
5 13 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.82%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.68%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (62.50%) .NET
2 25 (28.41%) WCF
2 25 (28.41%) Backbone.js
3 24 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 23 (26.14%) jQuery
5 21 (23.86%) HTML
5 21 (23.86%) KnockoutJS
6 19 (21.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 13 (14.77%) CSS
10 12 (13.64%) HTML5
11 11 (12.50%) NHibernate
12 7 (7.95%) Ext JS
12 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (7.95%) YUI
13 6 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (6.82%) Velocity
14 5 (5.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.95%) EPoS
3 3 (3.41%) Open Source
3 3 (3.41%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (60.23%) OO
2 53 (60.23%) Scrum
3 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (38.64%) MVC
5 25 (28.41%) SOA
5 25 (28.41%) Automated Testing
6 20 (22.73%) BDD
7 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.23%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.95%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.95%) CQRS
12 6 (6.82%) Project Management
12 6 (6.82%) Product Management
13 5 (5.68%) Content Management
13 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (78.41%) C#
2 38 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.64%) SQL
3 12 (13.64%) Java
4 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.68%) PHP
6 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.41%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Scala
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Oracle
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Dundas
4 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
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