The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing TDD 17 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.68% 7.04% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 9.65% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 8
Average daily rate
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£369 £200 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.37% -44.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +87.40%
TDD
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 259 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.51% 72.96% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 131 142
Average daily rate £410 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 6
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.74 £17.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £32.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -5 15 £375 -9.09% 5
Hove - 1 - - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) WCF
5 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) NUnit
8 6 (23.08%) HTML5
8 6 (23.08%) BDD
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
9 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
9 5 (19.23%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) LINQ
9 5 (19.23%) StyleCop
9 5 (19.23%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 4 (15.38%) Coaching
10 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
11 3 (11.54%) OO
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) NUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) StyleCop
3 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) TestNG
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) MSTest
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Coach
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Trainer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
2 9 (34.62%) WCF
2 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
3 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) LINQ
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.69%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) RESTful
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) DSDM
8 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Email Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Sencha