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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 61 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing TDD 23 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.91% 3.25% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 4.42% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
952 906 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.14% 73.60% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 551 350
Average daily rate £355 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 19
Average hourly rate £26.75 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.48% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -15 15 £428 +12.50% 5
Aylesbury -3 2 £288 -12.87%
High Wycombe -2 1 £350 +16.66%
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (72.46%) C#
3 45 (65.22%) .NET
4 33 (47.83%) MVC
5 32 (46.38%) Scrum
6 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
6 29 (42.03%) OO
7 27 (39.13%) WCF
8 26 (37.68%) jQuery
9 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
10 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
11 18 (26.09%) CSS
12 17 (24.64%) HTML
13 16 (23.19%) BDD
14 15 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (21.74%) NUnit
15 14 (20.29%) Automated Testing
15 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
15 14 (20.29%) Java
15 14 (20.29%) Visual Studio
15 14 (20.29%) SOA
15 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (18.84%) AngularJS
16 13 (18.84%) OOD
16 13 (18.84%) Oracle
17 12 (17.39%) NHibernate
17 12 (17.39%) Web Services
17 12 (17.39%) Kentico
17 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
18 11 (15.94%) Open Source

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (17.39%) Kentico
2 11 (15.94%) CMS
3 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.80%) Confluence
4 4 (5.80%) Node.js
4 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) AMQP
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) UniData
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.80%) Big Data
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) SQLite
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (21.74%) NUnit
2 14 (20.29%) Visual Studio
3 10 (14.49%) JIRA
4 8 (11.59%) Subversion
5 6 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 6 (8.70%) Selenium
6 5 (7.25%) Ant
6 5 (7.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.25%) Mocha
7 4 (5.80%) Mercurial
7 4 (5.80%) Gradle
7 4 (5.80%) QUnit
7 4 (5.80%) PhantomJS
7 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.80%) JUnit
8 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.90%) Moq
10 1 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (82.61%) Developer
2 27 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.84%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Pick Developer
4 7 (10.14%) AWS Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.25%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Builder
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (65.22%) .NET
2 27 (39.13%) WCF
3 26 (37.68%) jQuery
4 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 18 (26.09%) CSS
6 17 (24.64%) HTML
7 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (18.84%) AngularJS
9 12 (17.39%) NHibernate
9 12 (17.39%) Web Services
10 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (14.49%) Ajax
12 9 (13.04%) JSON
12 9 (13.04%) Entity Framework
12 9 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (8.70%) WPF
13 6 (8.70%) XML
14 5 (7.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Open Source
2 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) EPoS
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) BYOD
6 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
4 2 (2.90%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.45%) Android
5 1 (1.45%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) MVC
3 32 (46.38%) Scrum
4 29 (42.03%) OO
5 16 (23.19%) BDD
6 14 (20.29%) Automated Testing
6 14 (20.29%) SOA
7 13 (18.84%) OOD
8 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.70%) User Stories
12 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 6 (8.70%) Web Development
12 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.25%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (5.80%) MapReduce
14 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
14 4 (5.80%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (72.46%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 9 (13.04%) SQL
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) VBScript
8 3 (4.35%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) COBOL
8 3 (4.35%) RPG
9 2 (2.90%) PL/1
9 2 (2.90%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
1 4 (5.80%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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