The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 551 494 513
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +19
Contract jobs citing ATDD 35 69 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.14% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.19% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 56 6
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£425 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
38728 36307 31355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.28% 75.63% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 23317 19199
Average daily rate £418 £400 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1116 1099 985
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATDD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Yorkshire -6 14 £600 +84.61% 1
London -38 11 £419 -18.29% 14
North West -21 3 £365 +12.30% 3
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
East of England - 2 - - 3
South West +9 1 £500 - 1
South East - 1 £350 -
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ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATDD 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 ATDD.

1 62 (92.54%) TDD
2 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (71.64%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (59.70%) Java
5 36 (53.73%) BDD
6 26 (38.81%) Cucumber
7 23 (34.33%) Ruby
8 20 (29.85%) Scrum
9 19 (28.36%) C#
9 19 (28.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
10 18 (26.87%) MVC
11 16 (23.88%) Web Services
11 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
11 16 (23.88%) Test Automation
11 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
12 15 (22.39%) JIRA
12 15 (22.39%) Refactoring
12 15 (22.39%) Finance
13 14 (20.90%) OO
13 14 (20.90%) HTML
14 13 (19.40%) SQL
15 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.91%) UNIX
15 12 (17.91%) Spring
15 12 (17.91%) NoSQL
16 11 (16.42%) Feature Driven Development
16 11 (16.42%) User Stories
16 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
16 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATDD 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 ATDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) Confluence
2 4 (5.97%) Node.js
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.43%) Couchbase
3 9 (13.43%) CouchDB
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Cucumber
2 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
3 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
4 15 (22.39%) JIRA
5 9 (13.43%) Selenium
6 8 (11.94%) WebDriver
7 7 (10.45%) SpecFlow
7 7 (10.45%) Appium
7 7 (10.45%) Ant
7 7 (10.45%) Maven
8 6 (8.96%) Subversion
8 6 (8.96%) JBehave
9 5 (7.46%) Hudson
9 5 (7.46%) JUnit
9 5 (7.46%) TestNG
10 4 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
10 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.97%) Jasmine
11 3 (4.48%) Calabash
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Agile Coach
3 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) ScrumMaster
5 6 (8.96%) Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.97%) AWS Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.99%) C Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) Web Services
2 14 (20.90%) HTML
3 12 (17.91%) Spring
4 11 (16.42%) CSS
5 10 (14.93%) RESTful
6 9 (13.43%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (13.43%) Spring MVC
7 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
7 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.45%) HTML5
8 7 (10.45%) XML
9 6 (8.96%) .NET
9 6 (8.96%) Ajax
9 6 (8.96%) JSON
10 5 (7.46%) XHTML
10 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 5 (7.46%) CSS3
10 5 (7.46%) Backbone.js
10 5 (7.46%) Android SDK
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) DTV
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) UNIX
2 11 (16.42%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) TDD
2 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (71.64%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (53.73%) BDD
5 20 (29.85%) Scrum
6 19 (28.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (26.87%) MVC
8 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
8 16 (23.88%) Test Automation
9 15 (22.39%) Refactoring
10 14 (20.90%) OO
11 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
11 11 (16.42%) Feature Driven Development
11 11 (16.42%) User Stories
12 10 (14.93%) Kanban
12 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.96%) Project Management
14 6 (8.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) Ruby
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
7 4 (5.97%) Groovy
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) C
9 2 (2.99%) PHP
9 2 (2.99%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) ISEB
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) ATG
3 2 (2.99%) Zend
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
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