The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 20.69% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £243 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
TDD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 36 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 96.55% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 2
Median daily rate £228 £313 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.20% +26.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £257 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £370 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £12.40 £30.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.34% -19.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Dundee region with a requirement for TDD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) WebGL
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) QGIS
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 2 (33.33%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) QGIS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Games Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) WebGL
3 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SOLID
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Lua
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby