The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.01% 3.42% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.85% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £543 £550 £442
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +24.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £460 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 130 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.54% 89.04% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 133
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
London

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 17 April 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (33.33%) JMS
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) UML
6 4 (26.67%) Sybase
6 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) Derivative
6 4 (26.67%) JRules
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Drools
6 4 (26.67%) Hudson
7 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (20.00%) Subversion
7 3 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) MSI
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) JRules
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Drools
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Derivative
2 3 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) UML
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) 29West
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