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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
England / East of England
Rank 99 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing ATDD 24 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.10% 0.086% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £338
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
1735 1825 1947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.84% 78.46% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1092 1192
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 170 139
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £55.00 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 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 January 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 +13 19 £425 - 4
Bedfordshire - 5 £475 -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 41 (77.36%) Java
5 39 (73.58%) JIRA
6 38 (71.70%) QA
7 34 (64.15%) Maven
8 33 (62.26%) Jenkins
9 30 (56.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (56.60%) Selenium
9 30 (56.60%) Cucumber
10 29 (54.72%) WebDriver
10 29 (54.72%) Git (software)
11 27 (50.94%) JBehave
12 26 (49.06%) Test Automation
13 25 (47.17%) C#
14 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
14 24 (45.28%) SoapUI
15 23 (43.40%) JUnit
16 21 (39.62%) Ant
17 19 (35.85%) Scrum
17 19 (35.85%) Gherkin
18 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (33.96%) SDET
19 16 (30.19%) DevOps
19 16 (30.19%) Data Structures
19 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
19 16 (30.19%) OOD
19 16 (30.19%) OO
20 15 (28.30%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 13 (24.53%) Tomcat
2 11 (20.75%) Confluence
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (73.58%) JIRA
2 34 (64.15%) Maven
3 33 (62.26%) Jenkins
4 30 (56.60%) Cucumber
4 30 (56.60%) Selenium
5 29 (54.72%) Git (software)
5 29 (54.72%) WebDriver
6 27 (50.94%) JBehave
7 24 (45.28%) SoapUI
7 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
8 23 (43.40%) JUnit
9 21 (39.62%) Ant
10 15 (28.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (28.30%) Gradle
10 15 (28.30%) SpecFlow
11 10 (18.87%) TestNG
12 8 (15.09%) JMeter
12 8 (15.09%) NUnit
13 6 (11.32%) FitNesse
14 5 (9.43%) Robot Framework
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) 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 7 (13.21%) Java Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Developer in Test
7 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Gherkin
2 14 (26.42%) Spring
3 13 (24.53%) RESTful
4 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.55%) .NET
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.55%) REST
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 16 (30.19%) Data Structures
2 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) FMCG
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 30 (56.60%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (49.06%) Test Automation
6 19 (35.85%) Scrum
7 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (30.19%) DevOps
8 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
8 16 (30.19%) OO
8 16 (30.19%) OOD
9 15 (28.30%) Complexity Analysis
9 15 (28.30%) Feature Driven Development
9 15 (28.30%) Kanban
10 14 (26.42%) Automation Testing
10 14 (26.42%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (26.42%) Open Source
11 13 (24.53%) Software Testing
12 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) Java
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) Clojure
3 13 (24.53%) Go
3 13 (24.53%) Rust
4 10 (18.87%) Perl
4 10 (18.87%) Python
4 10 (18.87%) Ruby
5 7 (13.21%) F#
6 4 (7.55%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (71.70%) QA
2 18 (33.96%) SDET
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Ansible
1 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (28.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.89%) CA
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle