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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 22 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Contract jobs citing TDD 59 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.53% 6.91% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.69% 9.88% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 8
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£450 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £368 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £448
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 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -10.20%
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
609 415 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.68% 69.98% 64.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 182 255
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 38 63
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
Peterborough -21 8 £375 -6.25% 3
Cambridge -16 5 - - 15
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 74 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (73.86%) C#
3 63 (71.59%) .NET
4 46 (52.27%) E-Commerce
5 32 (36.36%) OO
6 31 (35.23%) MVC
7 30 (34.09%) Finance
8 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 27 (30.68%) Scrum
10 20 (22.73%) HTML
10 20 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (21.59%) CSS
12 18 (20.45%) SOA
12 18 (20.45%) .NET Framework
12 18 (20.45%) BDD
13 16 (18.18%) jQuery
14 15 (17.05%) WCF
14 15 (17.05%) Jasmine
14 15 (17.05%) SQL
15 14 (15.91%) Oracle
16 13 (14.77%) MSMQ
16 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
16 13 (14.77%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
17 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
17 12 (13.64%) Pair Programming
18 11 (12.50%) Degree
19 10 (11.36%) Windows
19 10 (11.36%) Linux

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) ZigBee
3 3 (3.41%) RIP
3 3 (3.41%) 802.15
4 1 (1.14%) GPRS
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.68%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Jasmine
2 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.95%) Mocha
4 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.82%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) NUnit
5 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.55%) Moq
6 4 (4.55%) QUnit
7 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 3 (3.41%) Grunt
7 3 (3.41%) Bower
8 2 (2.27%) MSTest
8 2 (2.27%) Hudson
8 2 (2.27%) JUnit
8 2 (2.27%) JIRA
9 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.14%) LabVIEW
9 1 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (76.14%) Developer
2 45 (51.14%) C# Developer
3 43 (48.86%) .NET Developer
4 38 (43.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (26.14%) Senior Developer
6 17 (19.32%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.68%) DBA
9 4 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.41%) UI Programmer
10 3 (3.41%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Firmware Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) MySQL DBA
10 3 (3.41%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (71.59%) .NET
2 20 (22.73%) HTML
3 19 (21.59%) CSS
4 18 (20.45%) .NET Framework
5 16 (18.18%) jQuery
6 15 (17.05%) WCF
7 13 (14.77%) MSMQ
7 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
7 13 (14.77%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
10 8 (9.09%) XHTML
11 7 (7.95%) CSS3
12 6 (6.82%) LESS
12 6 (6.82%) Web Services
13 5 (5.68%) J2EE
13 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (4.55%) HTML5
14 4 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 6 (6.82%) Open Source
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
3 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) GIS
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
1 10 (11.36%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) UNIX
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) E-Commerce
3 32 (36.36%) OO
4 31 (35.23%) MVC
5 27 (30.68%) Scrum
6 20 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (20.45%) SOA
7 18 (20.45%) BDD
8 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Pair Programming
9 8 (9.09%) OOD
10 7 (7.95%) Kanban
11 6 (6.82%) UML
12 5 (5.68%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (5.68%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (5.68%) Project Management
12 5 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.68%) Data Mapping
13 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.86%) C#
2 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.05%) SQL
4 9 (10.23%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) Perl
6 4 (4.55%) Python
7 3 (3.41%) C
7 3 (3.41%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) VB
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.55%) Sun
3 3 (3.41%) Google
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) Zend
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