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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 34 35 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing TDD 42 34 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.95% 4.10% 10.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 5.95% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 30
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +118.46%
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
655 571 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.24% 68.80% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 328 251
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 28
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 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 28 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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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 -9 22 £396 -3.93% 18
Peterborough +5 7 £375 +9.09% 7
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.37%) C#
3 52 (50.49%) .NET
4 48 (46.60%) E-Commerce
5 41 (39.81%) MVC
6 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
7 29 (28.16%) Scrum
8 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
9 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
10 22 (21.36%) MongoDB
10 22 (21.36%) Jasmine
11 20 (19.42%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (19.42%) Java
12 18 (17.48%) BDD
13 16 (15.53%) Backbone.js
14 15 (14.56%) Finance
14 15 (14.56%) HTML
14 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
15 14 (13.59%) Apache Pig
15 14 (13.59%) Apache Hive
15 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
16 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
17 12 (11.65%) CSS
17 12 (11.65%) SQL
17 12 (11.65%) Kanban
17 12 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (10.68%) MapReduce
18 11 (10.68%) AngularJS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (13.59%) Apache Pig
2 9 (8.74%) Node.js
3 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.94%) JBoss
4 2 (1.94%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Wireless
2 2 (1.94%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
2 22 (21.36%) MongoDB
3 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
4 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
4 14 (13.59%) Apache Hive
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (8.74%) RavenDB
8 6 (5.83%) MySQL
9 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.85%) Big Data
10 3 (2.91%) Sqoop
10 3 (2.91%) Impala
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
2 22 (21.36%) Jasmine
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (10.68%) Maven
4 6 (5.83%) RSpec
4 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.91%) Selenium
6 3 (2.91%) JUnit
6 3 (2.91%) Mockito
6 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.91%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.94%) Subversion
8 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.97%) Xcode
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (77.67%) Developer
2 35 (33.98%) .NET Developer
2 35 (33.98%) C# Developer
3 30 (29.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (18.45%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Hadoop Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Agile C# Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) Ruby Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Senior Programmer
13 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Programmer
14 2 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
14 2 (1.94%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.49%) .NET
2 20 (19.42%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (15.53%) Backbone.js
4 15 (14.56%) HTML
5 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.65%) CSS
7 11 (10.68%) XML
7 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.71%) RESTful
8 10 (9.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (8.74%) XSLT
9 9 (8.74%) Spring
10 8 (7.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (7.77%) REST
11 7 (6.80%) WCF
11 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
14 4 (3.88%) J2EE
14 4 (3.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) DTV
5 1 (0.97%) Animation
5 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.91%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) AIX
3 2 (1.94%) Solaris
3 2 (1.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (46.60%) E-Commerce
3 41 (39.81%) MVC
4 29 (28.16%) Scrum
5 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (17.48%) BDD
7 12 (11.65%) Kanban
8 11 (10.68%) OO
8 11 (10.68%) MapReduce
9 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.74%) DevOps
11 6 (5.83%) Mobile Development
12 5 (4.85%) API Development
12 5 (4.85%) Data Mapping
12 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
13 4 (3.88%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.88%) Manual Testing
13 4 (3.88%) Open Source
13 4 (3.88%) Mobile Application Development
14 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (54.37%) C#
2 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 20 (19.42%) Java
4 12 (11.65%) SQL
5 9 (8.74%) Ruby
6 6 (5.83%) Scala
7 5 (4.85%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.94%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 1 (0.97%) Go
9 1 (0.97%) Erlang
9 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Nagios
1 2 (1.94%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.94%) Puppet
1 2 (1.94%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.94%) logstash
1 2 (1.94%) Graphite
1 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (3.88%) Google
2 3 (2.91%) Cloudera
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) Perforce
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) SAP
3 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.97%) Twitter
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