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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 17 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.23% 2.99% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 3.66% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +177.77%
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 £59.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +52.56%
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
238 273 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.23% 81.49% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 127 49
Average daily rate £345 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 41
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 27 May 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) CRM
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (35.00%) NServiceBus
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
8 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) Functional Programming
8 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (25.00%) HTTP
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
5 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) CRM
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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