The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing TDD 50 44 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.96% 5.33% 10.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.80% 7.56% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 37
Average daily rate
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£410 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +83.07%
TDD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
641 582 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.40% 70.46% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 323 239
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 51 37
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.80 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £46.60 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge -25 13 £405 -4.70% 14
Peterborough +6 7 £375 +9.09% 7
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 78 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (62.37%) C#
3 54 (58.06%) .NET
4 51 (54.84%) E-Commerce
5 34 (36.56%) MVC
6 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
7 22 (23.66%) Scrum
7 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
8 20 (21.51%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (21.51%) Jasmine
9 18 (19.35%) MongoDB
9 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
10 15 (16.13%) Backbone.js
10 15 (16.13%) XSLT
11 14 (15.05%) Java
11 14 (15.05%) XML
11 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
11 14 (15.05%) Apache Pig
11 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (15.05%) Hadoop
11 14 (15.05%) Apache Hive
12 13 (13.98%) BDD
12 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (13.98%) Finance
13 12 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (11.83%) MapReduce
14 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.68%) RavenDB
15 9 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (15.05%) Apache Pig
2 7 (7.53%) Node.js
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Wireless
2 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
2 18 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.05%) Hadoop
3 14 (15.05%) Apache Hive
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
4 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (9.68%) RavenDB
7 5 (5.38%) Big Data
8 3 (3.23%) Sqoop
8 3 (3.23%) Impala
8 3 (3.23%) MySQL
9 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Jasmine
2 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (6.45%) Maven
5 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.23%) RSpec
7 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.08%) Xcode
8 1 (1.08%) NUnit
8 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (79.57%) Developer
2 41 (44.09%) C# Developer
3 40 (43.01%) .NET Developer
4 37 (39.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (17.20%) Senior Developer
6 15 (16.13%) Agile C# Developer
7 12 (12.90%) Agile .NET Developer
8 10 (10.75%) Hadoop Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Analyst
13 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
13 3 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 3 (3.23%) Ruby Developer
14 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Developer
14 2 (2.15%) Architect
14 2 (2.15%) Tester
14 2 (2.15%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (58.06%) .NET
2 20 (21.51%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (16.13%) Backbone.js
3 15 (16.13%) XSLT
4 14 (15.05%) XML
5 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
6 9 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.60%) CSS
7 8 (8.60%) HTML
8 6 (6.45%) WCF
8 6 (6.45%) RESTful
9 5 (5.38%) REST
9 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.30%) Spring
11 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.23%) J2EE
12 2 (2.15%) Web Services
12 2 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Animation
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (54.84%) E-Commerce
3 34 (36.56%) MVC
4 22 (23.66%) Scrum
5 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.98%) BDD
7 11 (11.83%) MapReduce
8 9 (9.68%) Data Mapping
9 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.60%) OO
10 6 (6.45%) Kanban
10 6 (6.45%) Mobile Development
11 5 (5.38%) API Development
11 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.30%) DevOps
12 4 (4.30%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
13 3 (3.23%) Manual Testing
13 3 (3.23%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 58 (62.37%) C#
2 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.05%) Java
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 5 (5.38%) Objective-C
5 5 (5.38%) Scala
6 4 (4.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Erlang
7 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.08%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Go
7 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Nagios
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
1 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.08%) logstash
1 1 (1.08%) Graphite
1 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.23%) Google
1 3 (3.23%) Cloudera
2 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.15%) Sitecore
2 2 (2.15%) Perforce
3 1 (1.08%) Twitter
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £175 - 250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago