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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 103 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing ATDD 26 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 0.078% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ATDD
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1975 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.57% 76.73% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1156 1446
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 190 138
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 21 £413 - 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £475 -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (93.33%) BDD
3 37 (82.22%) TDD
4 36 (80.00%) JIRA
5 35 (77.78%) Java
6 32 (71.11%) Maven
6 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
7 31 (68.89%) QA
8 27 (60.00%) Selenium
8 27 (60.00%) Cucumber
9 26 (57.78%) WebDriver
9 26 (57.78%) C#
9 26 (57.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (53.33%) JBehave
10 24 (53.33%) SoapUI
11 23 (51.11%) TeamCity
11 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
11 23 (51.11%) Test Automation
11 23 (51.11%) JUnit
12 22 (48.89%) Ant
13 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (37.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (35.56%) SpecFlow
15 16 (35.56%) Feature Driven Development
15 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
15 16 (35.56%) SDET
16 15 (33.33%) Scrum
17 13 (28.89%) OOD
17 13 (28.89%) OO
17 13 (28.89%) Python

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 10 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (80.00%) JIRA
2 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
2 32 (71.11%) Maven
3 27 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 27 (60.00%) Selenium
4 26 (57.78%) WebDriver
5 24 (53.33%) JBehave
5 24 (53.33%) SoapUI
6 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
6 23 (51.11%) JUnit
6 23 (51.11%) TeamCity
7 22 (48.89%) Ant
8 17 (37.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (35.56%) SpecFlow
10 13 (28.89%) TestNG
11 12 (26.67%) Gradle
12 8 (17.78%) JMeter
12 8 (17.78%) NUnit
13 6 (13.33%) FitNesse
14 5 (11.11%) Robot Framework
General
1 13 (28.89%) Retail
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Test Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Automation Tester
6 6 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Developer in Test
6 6 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Gherkin
2 11 (24.44%) Spring
3 10 (22.22%) RESTful
4 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Algorithms
1 13 (28.89%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.44%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (93.33%) BDD
3 37 (82.22%) TDD
4 26 (57.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 23 (51.11%) Test Automation
6 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
7 16 (35.56%) Feature Driven Development
8 15 (33.33%) Scrum
9 13 (28.89%) Complexity Analysis
9 13 (28.89%) Defect Management
9 13 (28.89%) DevOps
9 13 (28.89%) OO
9 13 (28.89%) OOD
10 11 (24.44%) Kanban
10 11 (24.44%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 10 (22.22%) Automation Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Open Source
12 8 (17.78%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) Perl
3 13 (28.89%) Python
3 13 (28.89%) Ruby
4 10 (22.22%) Clojure
4 10 (22.22%) Go
4 10 (22.22%) Rust
5 4 (8.89%) F#
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (68.89%) QA
2 16 (35.56%) SDET
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Ansible
1 12 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (26.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.22%) CA
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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