The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing TDD 25 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.06% 4.05% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 5.53% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
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£200 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £350 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.25 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.76% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 217 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 70.06% 73.31% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 131 152
Average daily rate £365 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.47 £17.36 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +8.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.93 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.75 £28.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
TDD
South East

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

TDD
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Brighton +4 14 £413 +13.79% 6
Eastbourne - - - -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) C#
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) Scrum
5 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
7 11 (30.56%) CSS
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
8 9 (25.00%) XML
8 9 (25.00%) WCF
8 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) LINQ
9 8 (22.22%) NUnit
9 8 (22.22%) WinForms
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) REST
10 7 (19.44%) BDD
11 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
12 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (13.89%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (13.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (13.89%) Rapid Prototyping
12 5 (13.89%) Use Case
12 5 (13.89%) Facebook
12 5 (13.89%) Twitter

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Redis
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) StyleCop
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (8.33%) Hudson
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) RSpec
5 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (11.11%) Programmer
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Coach
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) XML
5 9 (25.00%) WCF
5 9 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (22.22%) LINQ
6 8 (22.22%) WinForms
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (22.22%) REST
7 5 (13.89%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (13.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.89%) JSON
7 5 (13.89%) WPF
7 5 (13.89%) OAuth
8 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Scrum
2 11 (30.56%) MVC
3 7 (19.44%) BDD
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (13.89%) Rapid Prototyping
5 5 (13.89%) Use Case
5 5 (13.89%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) User Stories
7 3 (8.33%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.78%) B2C
9 1 (2.78%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Facebook
1 5 (13.89%) Twitter
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
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