The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
England / East Midlands
Rank 35 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Contract jobs citing TDD 68 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.65% 1.88% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 2.38% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 24
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £306 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1258 1151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.40% 78.87% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 763 647
Median daily rate £375 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 44
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

TDD
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +21 28 £331 -2.00% 7
Nottinghamshire +21 26 £368 -18.33% 11
Northamptonshire +1 16 £425 -15.00% 7
Lincolnshire - 15 £395 - 2
Derbyshire -2 7 £341 -9.00% 3
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for TDD.

1 78 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (59.84%) C#
3 74 (58.27%) .NET
4 42 (33.07%) Scrum
5 40 (31.50%) JavaScript
5 40 (31.50%) XML
6 32 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (24.41%) Git (software)
7 31 (24.41%) E-Commerce
8 30 (23.62%) .NET Framework
9 29 (22.83%) HTML
9 29 (22.83%) BDD
10 28 (22.05%) AngularJS
10 28 (22.05%) Java
10 28 (22.05%) CSS
11 26 (20.47%) Dependency Injection
11 26 (20.47%) WPF
12 24 (18.90%) MVVM
12 24 (18.90%) OO
12 24 (18.90%) Finance
12 24 (18.90%) MVC
13 23 (18.11%) XSLT
13 23 (18.11%) Web Services
14 22 (17.32%) WCF
15 20 (15.75%) JSON
16 19 (14.96%) Node.js
17 18 (14.17%) REST
17 18 (14.17%) HTML5
17 18 (14.17%) jQuery
17 18 (14.17%) SQL Server

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (3.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.36%) WordPress
3 2 (1.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) IaaS
2 7 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.72%) PaaS
4 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) DNS
1 6 (4.72%) HTTP
1 6 (4.72%) SSL
1 6 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.57%) SQLite
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.24%) Selenium
3 12 (9.45%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.66%) gulp
5 9 (7.09%) JUnit
6 8 (6.30%) Gradle
6 8 (6.30%) Grunt
6 8 (6.30%) Maven
6 8 (6.30%) SonarQube
7 7 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.72%) JIRA
9 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.15%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.15%) JProfiler
9 4 (3.15%) Mocha
9 4 (3.15%) Moq
9 4 (3.15%) NUnit
9 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (18.90%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Banking
3 3 (2.36%) Billing
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (79.53%) Developer
2 53 (41.73%) .NET Developer
3 43 (33.86%) C# Developer
4 36 (28.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (15.75%) XML Developer
5 20 (15.75%) XML XSLT Developer
6 17 (13.39%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.02%) WPF Developer
8 11 (8.66%) UI Developer
8 11 (8.66%) WCF Developer
9 10 (7.87%) HTML Developer
9 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Angular Developer
10 9 (7.09%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (58.27%) .NET
2 40 (31.50%) XML
3 30 (23.62%) .NET Framework
4 29 (22.83%) HTML
5 28 (22.05%) AngularJS
5 28 (22.05%) CSS
6 26 (20.47%) WPF
7 23 (18.11%) Web Services
7 23 (18.11%) XSLT
8 22 (17.32%) WCF
9 20 (15.75%) JSON
10 19 (14.96%) Node.js
11 18 (14.17%) HTML5
11 18 (14.17%) jQuery
11 18 (14.17%) REST
12 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (12.60%) Spring
14 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
15 14 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (11.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
1 4 (3.15%) Fintech
2 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) User Experience
3 2 (1.57%) EPoS
4 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.79%) Social Media
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 7 (5.51%) Windows
3 6 (4.72%) CoreOS
3 6 (4.72%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.36%) VMS
6 2 (1.57%) Android
6 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Unix
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.07%) Scrum
3 32 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (24.41%) E-Commerce
5 29 (22.83%) BDD
6 26 (20.47%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (18.90%) MVC
7 24 (18.90%) MVVM
7 24 (18.90%) OO
8 16 (12.60%) Front End Development
9 14 (11.02%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.24%) Integration Testing
11 11 (8.66%) SOA
12 9 (7.09%) Kanban
12 9 (7.09%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (5.51%) Performance Optimisation
13 7 (5.51%) SDLC
13 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.51%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.84%) C#
2 40 (31.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (22.05%) Java
4 13 (10.24%) SQL
5 11 (8.66%) Python
6 7 (5.51%) C++
7 4 (3.15%) PHP
7 4 (3.15%) XAML
8 2 (1.57%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.57%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
9 1 (0.79%) Scala
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) Degree
1 3 (2.36%) ISEB
1 3 (2.36%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (7.87%) Oracle
2 7 (5.51%) Perforce
3 3 (2.36%) Adobe
4 2 (1.57%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.57%) Twitter
5 1 (0.79%) Apigee
5 1 (0.79%) Cadence
5 1 (0.79%) ESRI
5 1 (0.79%) Telerik
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