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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 37 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -21
Contract jobs citing TDD 68 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.87% 1.86% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 2.50% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 24
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£400 £373 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £298 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £451 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.17%
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
1317 1159 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.91% 74.20% 68.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 586 441
Average daily rate £390 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 85 61
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.81 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 23 £400 - 11
Northamptonshire +3 20 £390 -8.23% 2
Lincolnshire - 11 £425 - 1
Leicestershire +5 5 £300 -20.00% 7
Derbyshire -8 4 £385 +18.46% 7
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (52.83%) Java
3 53 (50.00%) Scrum
4 38 (35.85%) BDD
5 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
6 25 (23.58%) JUnit
7 24 (22.64%) .NET
8 22 (20.75%) C#
9 21 (19.81%) Web Services
10 20 (18.87%) Finance
10 20 (18.87%) MVC
10 20 (18.87%) Calabash
11 19 (17.92%) REST
11 19 (17.92%) SOAP
12 17 (16.04%) Mobile App
13 16 (15.09%) Apple iOS
13 16 (15.09%) Android
13 16 (15.09%) RESTful
13 16 (15.09%) Spring
14 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (14.15%) Android Development
14 15 (14.15%) iOS Development
15 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
16 13 (12.26%) Objective-C
16 13 (12.26%) Web Application Development
17 12 (11.32%) Coaching
17 12 (11.32%) OO
17 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
18 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET
18 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (9.43%) Apache
2 6 (5.66%) Mule ESB
2 6 (5.66%) Mule
3 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) DNN
5 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.94%) Jetty
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.94%) Node.js
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.94%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.94%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
1 2 (1.89%) RTP
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) RIP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.94%) DB2
6 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.58%) JUnit
3 20 (18.87%) Calabash
4 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.38%) Android Studio
6 9 (8.49%) Cucumber
7 8 (7.55%) Spock
8 5 (4.72%) Xcode
8 5 (4.72%) Lombardi
8 5 (4.72%) Gradle
9 4 (3.77%) Selenium
9 4 (3.77%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.89%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.89%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.94%) Subversion
11 1 (0.94%) Log4j
11 1 (0.94%) Mockito
11 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Electronics
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (69.81%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.21%) iOS Developer
3 14 (13.21%) .NET Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Android Developer
5 8 (7.55%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.60%) Technical Leader
7 6 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) WPF Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Architect
9 3 (2.83%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Systems Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Information Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) .NET
2 21 (19.81%) Web Services
3 19 (17.92%) REST
3 19 (17.92%) SOAP
4 16 (15.09%) RESTful
4 16 (15.09%) Spring
5 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.38%) .NET Framework
5 11 (10.38%) JSON
6 9 (8.49%) WCF
7 8 (7.55%) Apache Camel
7 8 (7.55%) WPF
7 8 (7.55%) XML
7 8 (7.55%) Middleware
8 7 (6.60%) CSS
8 7 (6.60%) HTML
8 7 (6.60%) jQuery
8 7 (6.60%) Spring Security
8 7 (6.60%) Spring MVC
9 6 (5.66%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.60%) User Experience
3 5 (4.72%) DTV
3 5 (4.72%) Open Source
4 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.94%) iPad
4 1 (0.94%) iPhone
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Apple iOS
1 16 (15.09%) Android
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.00%) Scrum
3 38 (35.85%) BDD
4 20 (18.87%) MVC
5 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (14.15%) Android Development
5 15 (14.15%) iOS Development
6 13 (12.26%) Web Application Development
7 12 (11.32%) Coaching
7 12 (11.32%) OO
8 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (7.55%) Microservices
11 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.60%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (6.60%) MVVM
11 7 (6.60%) User Stories
12 6 (5.66%) SOA
12 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.83%) Java
2 22 (20.75%) C#
3 13 (12.26%) Objective-C
4 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.49%) SQL
6 5 (4.72%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.83%) C++
8 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.94%) VBScript
9 1 (0.94%) VB
9 1 (0.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) PMP
2 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.94%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Oracle
2 6 (5.66%) SAP
2 6 (5.66%) IBM
3 5 (4.72%) Informatica
4 3 (2.83%) Apple
4 3 (2.83%) hybris
5 2 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (0.94%) BMC
6 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.94%) Perforce
6 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £370 per day + £370 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago