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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 51 42 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Contract jobs citing TDD 43 68 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.62% 4.27% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 6.35% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 6
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£350 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -10.20%
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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
1110 1071 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 67.60% 67.19% 64.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 595 466
Average daily rate £375 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 53 75
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £8.98 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.31 £36.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +6 24 £325 -13.33% 1
Lincolnshire +7 4 - - 1
Leicestershire -6 4 £294 -12.96% 6
Derbyshire +11 3 £400 +45.45% 2
Northamptonshire -22 3 £450 +7.14% 3
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) C#
3 28 (37.33%) .NET
4 26 (34.67%) Scrum
5 23 (30.67%) Java
5 23 (30.67%) BDD
6 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
7 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (21.33%) Android
8 16 (21.33%) HTML
8 16 (21.33%) CSS
8 16 (21.33%) OO
8 16 (21.33%) MVC
9 15 (20.00%) Apple iOS
10 14 (18.67%) Calabash
10 14 (18.67%) SQL
11 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
12 12 (16.00%) Ajax
12 12 (16.00%) Finance
12 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (16.00%) Android Development
12 12 (16.00%) Kanban
13 11 (14.67%) jQuery
13 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
13 11 (14.67%) XML
14 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
14 10 (13.33%) iOS Development
14 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
15 9 (12.00%) JUnit
16 8 (10.67%) MySQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) WordPress
3 2 (2.67%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.67%) Node.js
3 2 (2.67%) Kentico
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) FTP
1 2 (2.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) MS Access
4 2 (2.67%) DTS
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.67%) Calabash
3 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 9 (12.00%) JUnit
5 8 (10.67%) Android Studio
6 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (5.33%) Maven
8 3 (4.00%) Xcode
9 2 (2.67%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.67%) JIRA
9 2 (2.67%) JMeter
9 2 (2.67%) NUnit
9 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.67%) Selenium
9 2 (2.67%) Gradle
9 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.67%) Grunt
10 1 (1.33%) Moq
10 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (76.00%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Android Developer
4 11 (14.67%) iOS Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Coach
7 5 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 4 (5.33%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) .NET
2 16 (21.33%) HTML
2 16 (21.33%) CSS
3 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.00%) Ajax
5 11 (14.67%) jQuery
5 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (14.67%) XML
6 8 (10.67%) WCF
7 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.67%) WPF
8 5 (6.67%) JSON
8 5 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (6.67%) Web Services
9 4 (5.33%) SOAP
9 4 (5.33%) HTML5
9 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (5.33%) REST
9 4 (5.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.00%) User Experience
3 4 (5.33%) Open Source
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Android
2 15 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
5 2 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
3 23 (30.67%) BDD
4 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.33%) OO
5 16 (21.33%) MVC
6 12 (16.00%) Android Development
6 12 (16.00%) Kanban
7 10 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (6.67%) MVVM
10 5 (6.67%) SOA
10 5 (6.67%) OOP
11 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.33%) OOD
11 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.33%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.67%) C#
2 23 (30.67%) Java
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.67%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
7 2 (2.67%) VB
7 2 (2.67%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) ISEB
1 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) MCITP
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.33%) PMP
2 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (4.00%) Apple
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Zend
5 1 (1.33%) hybris
5 1 (1.33%) Google
5 1 (1.33%) Motorola
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
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