The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing TDD 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.40% 0.81% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.05% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £575 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +87.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 95 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 77.25% 76.61% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 60 150
Average daily rate £540 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £675 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.80 - £19.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) MVVM
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) Tableau
5 3 (37.50%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Statistics
5 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Market Risk Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Market Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) GridGain
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Actian
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Red Gate