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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 50 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing TDD 47 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.99% 1.72% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.36% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +52.56%
TDD
England

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
1174 1060 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.63% 72.75% 71.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 550 471
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 63 40
Average hourly rate £19.08 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.58% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 17 £375 +15.38% 10
Lincolnshire - 14 £425 -
Northamptonshire -4 7 £450 +38.46% 8
Derbyshire -2 5 £375 +17.18% 6
Leicestershire 0 3 £350 - 6
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) Scrum
3 44 (42.72%) Java
4 33 (32.04%) .NET
5 31 (30.10%) C#
6 29 (28.16%) BDD
7 25 (24.27%) MVC
8 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
9 22 (21.36%) Web Services
10 19 (18.45%) REST
11 18 (17.48%) SOAP
12 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
12 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (15.53%) Spring
13 16 (15.53%) Finance
13 16 (15.53%) JUnit
14 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
15 13 (12.62%) Unit Testing
15 13 (12.62%) RESTful
16 12 (11.65%) Web Application Development
16 12 (11.65%) Mobile App
16 12 (11.65%) Coaching
16 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
17 11 (10.68%) OO
17 11 (10.68%) SQL
17 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
18 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
18 10 (9.71%) WCF
18 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (7.77%) Apache
2 6 (5.83%) Mule
2 6 (5.83%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.88%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.94%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.94%) DNN
5 1 (0.97%) Jetty
5 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.97%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) GitHub
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) RTP
1 3 (2.91%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.97%) SMTP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.83%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.53%) JUnit
3 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.77%) Calabash
4 8 (7.77%) Spock
5 7 (6.80%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.85%) Lombardi
7 4 (3.88%) Selenium
7 4 (3.88%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.91%) Android Studio
8 3 (2.91%) Gradle
8 3 (2.91%) Xcode
9 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.94%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.97%) Mockito
10 1 (0.97%) Log4j
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Electronics
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (65.05%) Developer
2 17 (16.50%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.71%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Technical Leader
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.83%) iOS Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Quality Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Manager
9 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) .NET
2 22 (21.36%) Web Services
3 19 (18.45%) REST
4 18 (17.48%) SOAP
5 16 (15.53%) Spring
6 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
7 13 (12.62%) RESTful
8 10 (9.71%) WCF
8 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.74%) JSON
9 9 (8.74%) WPF
9 9 (8.74%) XML
10 8 (7.77%) CSS
10 8 (7.77%) HTML
10 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (7.77%) Apache Camel
11 7 (6.80%) Middleware
11 7 (6.80%) Spring MVC
11 7 (6.80%) Spring Security
12 6 (5.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.85%) DTV
3 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.85%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) Scrum
3 29 (28.16%) BDD
4 25 (24.27%) MVC
5 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.62%) Unit Testing
7 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.65%) Web Application Development
7 12 (11.65%) Coaching
8 11 (10.68%) OO
9 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.77%) Microservices
12 7 (6.80%) iOS Development
13 6 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.83%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (5.83%) MVVM
13 6 (5.83%) SOA
14 5 (4.85%) Workflow
14 5 (4.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) Java
2 31 (30.10%) C#
3 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.68%) SQL
5 8 (7.77%) Objective-C
6 5 (4.85%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) VB
8 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) VBScript
9 2 (1.94%) VB6
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.97%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) IBM
2 5 (4.85%) Informatica
2 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 3 (2.91%) hybris
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.97%) BMC
5 1 (0.97%) Apple
5 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.97%) Perforce
5 1 (0.97%) Google
5 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
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