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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing TDD 40 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.46% 5.83% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.09% 8.31% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £419 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £355 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
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
564 373 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.94% 70.11% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 193 254
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 £220 £228 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 34 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Peterborough -11 9 £375 -6.25% 5
Cambridge -19 3 £475 +11.76% 12
Huntingdon - - - -
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (81.69%) C#
3 56 (78.87%) .NET
4 42 (59.15%) E-Commerce
5 29 (40.85%) Finance
5 29 (40.85%) OO
6 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
7 25 (35.21%) MVC
8 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (25.35%) Scrum
9 18 (25.35%) HTML
10 17 (23.94%) CSS
10 17 (23.94%) SOA
11 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
12 15 (21.13%) WCF
12 15 (21.13%) Jasmine
13 14 (19.72%) BDD
14 13 (18.31%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
14 13 (18.31%) jQuery
14 13 (18.31%) Oracle
14 13 (18.31%) MSMQ
15 12 (16.90%) SQL
15 12 (16.90%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
16 11 (15.49%) Pair Programming
17 9 (12.68%) XHTML
17 9 (12.68%) Windows
17 9 (12.68%) OOD
18 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (4.23%) Node.js
2 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) RIP
1 3 (4.23%) 802.15
1 3 (4.23%) ZigBee
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Jasmine
2 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.86%) Mocha
3 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.63%) QUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Grunt
5 3 (4.23%) Bower
6 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.82%) Hudson
6 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) TestNG
7 1 (1.41%) JIRA
7 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.41%) JMeter
7 1 (1.41%) NUnit
7 1 (1.41%) JUnit
7 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.41%) Moq
General
1 29 (40.85%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (81.69%) Developer
2 42 (59.15%) C# Developer
3 40 (56.34%) .NET Developer
4 35 (49.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (29.58%) Senior Developer
6 17 (23.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (22.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
10 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Firmware Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Principal Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Embedded C Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.82%) Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (78.87%) .NET
2 18 (25.35%) HTML
3 17 (23.94%) CSS
4 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.13%) WCF
6 13 (18.31%) jQuery
6 13 (18.31%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
6 13 (18.31%) MSMQ
7 12 (16.90%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (12.68%) XHTML
9 7 (9.86%) CSS3
10 5 (7.04%) Web Services
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.63%) LESS
11 4 (5.63%) Ember.js
11 4 (5.63%) HTML5
12 3 (4.23%) XSLT
12 3 (4.23%) Google Maps API
12 3 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Clustering
3 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Solaris
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (59.15%) E-Commerce
3 29 (40.85%) OO
4 25 (35.21%) MVC
5 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (25.35%) Scrum
7 17 (23.94%) SOA
8 14 (19.72%) BDD
9 11 (15.49%) Pair Programming
9 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
10 9 (12.68%) OOD
11 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Kanban
12 5 (7.04%) Data Mapping
12 5 (7.04%) Project Management
13 4 (5.63%) Extreme Programming
13 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.63%) Web Development
14 3 (4.23%) OOA/OOD
15 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (81.69%) C#
2 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.90%) SQL
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.23%) C
6 2 (2.82%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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