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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 27 22
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 3.98% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.79% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Average daily rate
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- £390 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -15.38%
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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
88 188 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 76.52% 83.19% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 156 104
Average daily rate £550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.58 £46.23 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.51% +2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) IDOL
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) IDOL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Interwoven