The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 527 584 564
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -20
Contract jobs citing ATDD 90 53 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 44
Median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £358 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £563 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ATDD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40831 42666 40917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.45% 81.24% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27254 28340 26063
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1188 1145
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATDD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ATDD Daily Rate Trend in England

ATDD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATDD across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

ATDD Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
London +20 52 £488 -2.50% 4
East of England - 30 £475 - 1
South East +7 3 - - 1
North West +4 2 £430 +4.24% 2
North East - 2 £355 - 5
Yorkshire +14 1 £600 +65.51% 2
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ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 England region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 121 (99.18%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (81.97%) TDD
3 93 (76.23%) BDD
4 62 (50.82%) Scrum
5 57 (46.72%) Jenkins
6 56 (45.90%) Selenium
7 53 (43.44%) JIRA
8 52 (42.62%) Cucumber
9 50 (40.98%) Java
10 46 (37.70%) Git (software)
10 46 (37.70%) Test Automation
10 46 (37.70%) WebDriver
10 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (33.61%) Kanban
11 41 (33.61%) C#
12 40 (32.79%) QA
13 37 (30.33%) JUnit
14 36 (29.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 34 (27.87%) OO
16 33 (27.05%) Confluence
17 32 (26.23%) AngularJS
18 31 (25.41%) SpecFlow
18 31 (25.41%) DevOps
19 28 (22.95%) Maven
20 27 (22.13%) Banking
20 27 (22.13%) Web Services
20 27 (22.13%) JBehave
20 27 (22.13%) Software Delivery
21 26 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
21 26 (21.31%) OOP

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 33 (27.05%) Confluence
2 19 (15.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (12.30%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Mule
5 2 (1.64%) Apache
5 2 (1.64%) Jetty
5 2 (1.64%) nginx
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (16.39%) GitHub
2 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (15.57%) IaaS
3 19 (15.57%) PaaS
4 16 (13.11%) CloudBees
4 16 (13.11%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.64%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.64%) Google Play
5 2 (1.64%) Heroku
6 1 (0.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) AMQP
1 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.64%) MySQL
4 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.82%) HBase
5 1 (0.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 57 (46.72%) Jenkins
2 56 (45.90%) Selenium
3 53 (43.44%) JIRA
4 52 (42.62%) Cucumber
5 46 (37.70%) Git (software)
5 46 (37.70%) WebDriver
6 37 (30.33%) JUnit
7 31 (25.41%) SpecFlow
8 28 (22.95%) Maven
9 27 (22.13%) JBehave
10 25 (20.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 25 (20.49%) SoapUI
11 24 (19.67%) TeamCity
12 21 (17.21%) NUnit
13 20 (16.39%) Ant
14 18 (14.75%) SonarQube
15 15 (12.30%) Jasmine
16 12 (9.84%) TestNG
17 11 (9.02%) JMeter
17 11 (9.02%) Subversion
General
1 27 (22.13%) Banking
2 24 (19.67%) Finance
3 18 (14.75%) Retail
4 12 (9.84%) Games
5 7 (5.74%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Wholesale Banking
7 3 (2.46%) Legal
8 2 (1.64%) Automotive
9 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (32.79%) Developer
2 16 (13.11%) Test Engineer
3 15 (12.30%) Test Automation Engineer
4 13 (10.66%) Tester
5 12 (9.84%) Scrum Master
6 11 (9.02%) Architect
6 11 (9.02%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Automation Tester
7 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Developer in Test
8 8 (6.56%) QA Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.10%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) AngularJS
2 27 (22.13%) Web Services
3 24 (19.67%) HTML
4 23 (18.85%) JSON
5 22 (18.03%) jQuery
6 21 (17.21%) Spring
7 20 (16.39%) CSS
7 20 (16.39%) Gherkin
8 19 (15.57%) .NET
8 19 (15.57%) HTML5
8 19 (15.57%) RESTful
8 19 (15.57%) SOAP
9 18 (14.75%) Node.js
10 15 (12.30%) .NET Framework
10 15 (12.30%) CSS3
10 15 (12.30%) REST
10 15 (12.30%) Sass
11 13 (10.66%) React
12 12 (9.84%) Dojo
13 11 (9.02%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) User Experience
2 15 (12.30%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.66%) Algorithms
4 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.10%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.46%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.64%) iPhone
7 2 (1.64%) IVR
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Android
1 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
1 6 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (99.18%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (81.97%) TDD
3 93 (76.23%) BDD
4 62 (50.82%) Scrum
5 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (37.70%) Test Automation
6 41 (33.61%) Kanban
7 36 (29.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 34 (27.87%) OO
9 31 (25.41%) DevOps
10 27 (22.13%) Software Delivery
11 26 (21.31%) OOP
12 25 (20.49%) Open Source
13 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
13 22 (18.03%) User Stories
14 21 (17.21%) Automated Testing
14 21 (17.21%) Feature Driven Development
15 20 (16.39%) Mentoring
16 19 (15.57%) Functional Testing
17 18 (14.75%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.98%) Java
2 41 (33.61%) C#
3 26 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.85%) Ruby
5 18 (14.75%) Python
6 14 (11.48%) SQL
7 12 (9.84%) Perl
8 6 (4.92%) Groovy
8 6 (4.92%) Scala
9 4 (3.28%) Clojure
9 4 (3.28%) Go
9 4 (3.28%) Rust
10 2 (1.64%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.82%) C++
11 1 (0.82%) PHP
11 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.92%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.10%) ISEB
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (32.79%) QA
2 24 (19.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Ansible
1 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.82%) Kibana
3 1 (0.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (6.56%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.10%) Telerik
2 5 (4.10%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle
4 3 (2.46%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.64%) Apple
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco
5 2 (1.64%) Google
5 2 (1.64%) Infor
5 2 (1.64%) Informatica
5 2 (1.64%) Rally
5 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.82%) CA
6 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
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