The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing TDD 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.55% 0.55% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 0.76% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £366 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +10.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.76 £36.98 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -3.33%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 131 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 72.78% 72.38% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 79 102
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% -13.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Bournemouth +2 3 £413 +12.85% 12
Poole - 3 £375 - 5
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for TDD.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Big Data
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Kafka
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (33.33%) Cash Management
5 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 4 (33.33%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (33.33%) Blockchain
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) JUnit
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Mocha
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Kafka
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) LESS
6 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (8.33%) React Native
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blockchain
1 4 (33.33%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
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