The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing TDD 14 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.79% 1.69% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 2.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
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£320 £135 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.03% -65.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
TDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 227 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.98% 76.69% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 83 113
Average daily rate £345 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 17
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.80 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Coventry region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) MVC
4 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
5 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
6 17 (58.62%) CSS
6 17 (58.62%) HTML
7 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
7 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (48.28%) Ajax
10 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
11 11 (37.93%) CSS3
11 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (34.48%) Semantic HTML
12 10 (34.48%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (34.48%) Functional Programming
12 10 (34.48%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
12 10 (34.48%) jQuery
12 10 (34.48%) HTTP
13 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
14 8 (27.59%) NUnit
14 8 (27.59%) SQL
14 8 (27.59%) BDD
15 7 (24.14%) Scrum

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) NUnit
3 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
4 3 (10.34%) JMeter
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.45%) NBehave
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) NCover
6 1 (3.45%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) NDepend
6 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.45%) Moq
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Architect
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 17 (58.62%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (48.28%) Ajax
6 11 (37.93%) CSS3
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (34.48%) Semantic HTML
7 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (34.48%) Razor View Engine
7 10 (34.48%) jQuery
8 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 7 (24.14%) WCF
10 5 (17.24%) NHibernate
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) WPF
11 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET
11 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (34.48%) Functional Programming
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.34%) AOP
8 3 (10.34%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) ATDD
9 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Validation
10 1 (3.45%) OOP
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Motorola
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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