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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 54 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing TDD 40 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.61% 2.70% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.67% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 17
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £237 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1190 1036 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.57% 73.53% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 592 597
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 12 £450 +20.00% 7
Leicestershire - 12 £350 - 4
Northamptonshire +18 10 £500 +17.64% 3
Derbyshire -11 4 £375 +6.38% 5
TDD
England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) C#
2 36 (50.00%) .NET
3 31 (43.06%) MVC
4 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 25 (34.72%) HTML
6 23 (31.94%) OO
7 22 (30.56%) CSS
8 21 (29.17%) Web Services
9 18 (25.00%) jQuery
10 17 (23.61%) Java
10 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
11 16 (22.22%) BDD
11 16 (22.22%) REST
12 15 (20.83%) SQL
12 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
13 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
14 13 (18.06%) XML
14 13 (18.06%) SOAP
14 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
15 12 (16.67%) WCF
16 11 (15.28%) JSON
16 11 (15.28%) Scrum
16 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
17 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
17 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
17 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
18 9 (12.50%) MVVM

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) Node.js
2 5 (6.94%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) MQSeries
3 4 (5.56%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.56%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
1 4 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 4 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) DataStage
4 4 (5.56%) DB2
4 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) OLAP
5 2 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) Redis
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Calabash
5 2 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (2.78%) MSTest
5 2 (2.78%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) NuGet
6 1 (1.39%) NUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.39%) German Language
4 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Development Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.17%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Lucene Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Solr Developer
7 3 (4.17%) WCF Developer
7 3 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.00%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 22 (30.56%) CSS
4 21 (29.17%) Web Services
5 18 (25.00%) jQuery
6 16 (22.22%) REST
7 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
9 13 (18.06%) SOAP
9 13 (18.06%) XML
10 12 (16.67%) WCF
11 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
11 11 (15.28%) JSON
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
13 9 (12.50%) J2EE
13 9 (12.50%) WPF
14 8 (11.11%) Ajax
14 8 (11.11%) Spring
14 8 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) NHS
2 3 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) AS400
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.06%) MVC
3 23 (31.94%) OO
4 16 (22.22%) BDD
5 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.28%) Scrum
7 10 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (12.50%) MVVM
8 9 (12.50%) SOLID
9 7 (9.72%) SOA
9 7 (9.72%) UML
9 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.33%) OOD
10 6 (8.33%) Pair Programming
10 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Kanban
12 4 (5.56%) API Development
12 4 (5.56%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) C#
2 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.61%) Java
4 15 (20.83%) SQL
5 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.56%) COBOL
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.17%) Perl
7 3 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 3 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.39%) Clojure
8 1 (1.39%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) ISEB
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
2 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.39%) Apigee
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