The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing TDD 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.35% 2.87% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 4.03% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £348 £500 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.50% +60.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £340 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £500 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
TDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 149 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.13% 71.29% 87.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 76 99
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.10% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.91 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Devon

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 8 £330 +10.00% 3
Plymouth -1 1 £425 -15.00%
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for TDD.

1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) OO
5 15 (48.39%) Python
5 15 (48.39%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (48.39%) OOD
5 15 (48.39%) Subversion
5 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
5 15 (48.39%) NoSQL
6 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
6 14 (45.16%) QA
7 13 (41.94%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (41.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (41.94%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (38.71%) BDD
9 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) NUnit
11 7 (22.58%) C#
12 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
12 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 6 (19.35%) ISO 14001
12 6 (19.35%) Scrum
12 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
12 6 (19.35%) Coaching
13 5 (16.13%) Java
13 5 (16.13%) Web Development
14 4 (12.90%) Spring
14 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (48.39%) Subversion
2 7 (22.58%) NUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Capybara
3 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Python Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) .NET
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
4 3 (9.68%) WinForms
4 3 (9.68%) WPF
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
5 2 (6.45%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) XHTML
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) OO
3 15 (48.39%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (48.39%) OOD
4 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
5 13 (41.94%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (41.94%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) BDD
7 6 (19.35%) Coaching
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.23%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
10 1 (3.23%) SOLID
10 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) QA
2 6 (19.35%) ISO 14001
2 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
3 4 (12.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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