The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.86% - 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% - 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
TDD
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 68 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 74.51% 65.38% 60.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 91
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

TDD
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Belfast - 7 £375 - 1
TDD
Northern Ireland

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) Graceful Degradation
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (42.86%) Triplestore
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Media
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) SPARQL
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) W3C
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) BDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Triplestore
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) QUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) webpack
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 1 (14.29%) koa
5 1 (14.29%) Meteor
5 1 (14.29%) bluebird
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Media
1 3 (42.86%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) Graceful Degradation
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SPARQL
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet