The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.39% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
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Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 74.56% 84.00% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 23 13
Average daily rate £448 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -39.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) DTV
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago