The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 45 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing TDD 46 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.30% 2.86% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.51% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 19
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £338 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.40 £42.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -28.57%
TDD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1168 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.37% 81.45% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 648 592
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Edinburgh region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for TDD.

1 99 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (79.41%) Scrum
3 60 (58.82%) Java
4 46 (45.10%) BDD
5 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (43.14%) JavaScript
7 37 (36.27%) Maven
8 36 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 32 (31.37%) Python
10 30 (29.41%) jQuery
10 30 (29.41%) Java EE
11 29 (28.43%) SOA
12 28 (27.45%) XML
13 27 (26.47%) XSLT
13 27 (26.47%) JBoss
13 27 (26.47%) Eclipse
13 27 (26.47%) Kanban
14 26 (25.49%) Selenium
14 26 (25.49%) PostGIS
14 26 (25.49%) SDLC
14 26 (25.49%) GeoServer
15 25 (24.51%) GIS
16 24 (23.53%) Spring
16 24 (23.53%) OpenLayers
16 24 (23.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
16 24 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
16 24 (23.53%) JProfiler
17 23 (22.55%) Open Source
18 22 (21.57%) HTML
19 21 (20.59%) J2EE

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 27 (26.47%) JBoss
2 26 (25.49%) GeoServer
3 16 (15.69%) Node.js
4 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.92%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.94%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) GIS
2 20 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.86%) QGIS
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (36.27%) Maven
2 27 (26.47%) Eclipse
3 26 (25.49%) Selenium
4 24 (23.53%) JProfiler
5 21 (20.59%) Cucumber
5 21 (20.59%) Gradle
5 21 (20.59%) JBehave
5 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
5 21 (20.59%) JIRA
6 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 14 (13.73%) Hudson
8 10 (9.80%) Subversion
9 9 (8.82%) Bower
10 6 (5.88%) gulp
10 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.88%) WebDriver
11 5 (4.90%) DBeaver
12 4 (3.92%) Artifactory
13 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Banking
2 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (68.63%) Developer
2 36 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.59%) GIS Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Scrum Master
5 11 (10.78%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Architect
6 9 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (3.92%) GIS Web Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Open Source Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 30 (29.41%) Java EE
2 30 (29.41%) jQuery
3 28 (27.45%) XML
4 27 (26.47%) XSLT
5 26 (25.49%) PostGIS
6 24 (23.53%) OpenLayers
6 24 (23.53%) Spring
7 22 (21.57%) HTML
8 21 (20.59%) J2EE
8 21 (20.59%) Web Services
9 19 (18.63%) Leaflet
9 19 (18.63%) REST
10 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
11 17 (16.67%) CSS
11 17 (16.67%) JSF
12 15 (14.71%) Drools
12 15 (14.71%) jBPM
12 15 (14.71%) RESTful
12 15 (14.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) User Experience
2 6 (5.88%) iPad
3 4 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Photography
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Fintech
5 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (79.41%) Scrum
3 46 (45.10%) BDD
4 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (28.43%) SOA
6 27 (26.47%) Kanban
7 26 (25.49%) SDLC
8 24 (23.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 24 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 23 (22.55%) Open Source
10 15 (14.71%) Microservices
10 15 (14.71%) Workflow
11 14 (13.73%) BPMN
12 13 (12.75%) Waterfall
13 11 (10.78%) Front End Development
14 10 (9.80%) OO
14 10 (9.80%) Web Development
15 7 (6.86%) Agile Project Management
15 7 (6.86%) Project Management
16 6 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 60 (58.82%) Java
2 44 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 32 (31.37%) Python
4 13 (12.75%) SQL
5 11 (10.78%) C#
6 10 (9.80%) Perl
7 9 (8.82%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) ISEB
2 6 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
2 7 (6.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) ESRI
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.84%) VMware
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.98%) Twitter
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