The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
England / East of England
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ATDD 26 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +39.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1710 1890 1987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.78% 79.88% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1148 1193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 159 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ATDD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ATDD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ATDD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATDD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

ATDD Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire - 17 £425 - 3
Bedfordshire - 8 £475 -
Essex - 1 - -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATDD 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 of England region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (94.34%) BDD
3 45 (84.91%) TDD
4 38 (71.70%) Java
5 35 (66.04%) QA
5 35 (66.04%) JIRA
6 32 (60.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 30 (56.60%) Maven
8 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
9 28 (52.83%) Selenium
9 28 (52.83%) Test Automation
9 28 (52.83%) Jenkins
10 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
10 27 (50.94%) WebDriver
11 25 (47.17%) JBehave
12 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
13 22 (41.51%) JUnit
14 21 (39.62%) C#
14 21 (39.62%) Scrum
14 21 (39.62%) SoapUI
14 21 (39.62%) Gherkin
15 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (33.96%) SDET
16 17 (32.08%) Kanban
17 16 (30.19%) Non-Functional Testing
17 16 (30.19%) Open Source
17 16 (30.19%) Feature Driven Development
17 16 (30.19%) Ant
17 16 (30.19%) Automation Testing
18 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
2 12 (22.64%) Confluence
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (66.04%) JIRA
2 30 (56.60%) Maven
3 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
4 28 (52.83%) Jenkins
4 28 (52.83%) Selenium
5 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
5 27 (50.94%) WebDriver
6 25 (47.17%) JBehave
7 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
8 22 (41.51%) JUnit
9 21 (39.62%) SoapUI
10 16 (30.19%) Ant
11 13 (24.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (24.53%) Gradle
11 13 (24.53%) SpecFlow
12 8 (15.09%) JMeter
12 8 (15.09%) TestNG
13 7 (13.21%) FitNesse
13 7 (13.21%) NUnit
14 6 (11.32%) Robot Framework
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Automation Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Automation Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Tester
5 6 (11.32%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer in Test
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) Gherkin
2 15 (28.30%) Spring
3 14 (26.42%) RESTful
4 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.43%) REST
6 3 (5.66%) .NET
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Structures
2 12 (22.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (94.34%) BDD
3 45 (84.91%) TDD
4 32 (60.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (52.83%) Test Automation
6 21 (39.62%) Scrum
7 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (32.08%) Kanban
9 16 (30.19%) Automation Testing
9 16 (30.19%) Feature Driven Development
9 16 (30.19%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (30.19%) Open Source
10 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
10 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
11 13 (24.53%) DevOps
11 13 (24.53%) OO
11 13 (24.53%) OOD
12 12 (22.64%) Complexity Analysis
13 9 (16.98%) API Testing
13 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Java
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 11 (20.75%) Clojure
3 11 (20.75%) Go
3 11 (20.75%) Rust
4 8 (15.09%) F#
4 8 (15.09%) Perl
4 8 (15.09%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (66.04%) QA
2 18 (33.96%) SDET
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Ansible
1 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (24.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Atlassian