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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing TDD 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.89% 2.63% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.05% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +46.66%
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 £71.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+118.46% -13.33%
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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
82 197 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 73.21% 86.40% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 163 130
Average daily rate £550 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £41.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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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 21 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy