The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 England 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 500 516 556
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +40
Contract jobs citing ATDD 71 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.016% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 4 8
Average daily rate £500 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37851 31900 38847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.90% 72.96% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23963 19486 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1111 983 1322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
ATDD
UK

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +46 65 £500 -9.09% 6
North West -23 1 £300 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
South East - - - -
ATDD
UK

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 84 (95.45%) TDD
2 58 (65.91%) Java
3 55 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (54.55%) Scrum
5 44 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (46.59%) BDD
7 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
8 34 (38.64%) Cucumber
9 33 (37.50%) C#
10 30 (34.09%) Ruby
11 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
12 21 (23.86%) Pair Programming
12 21 (23.86%) OO
12 21 (23.86%) Kanban
13 19 (21.59%) Python
14 18 (20.45%) Refactoring
15 16 (18.18%) User Stories
15 16 (18.18%) Maven
16 15 (17.05%) Spring
16 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing
17 14 (15.91%) Scala
17 14 (15.91%) SOAP
18 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
19 12 (13.64%) Web Services
19 12 (13.64%) Equities
19 12 (13.64%) Front Office
19 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
19 12 (13.64%) Selenium
19 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
19 12 (13.64%) Computer Science

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
1 10 (11.36%) GlassFish
2 5 (5.68%) Confluence
3 3 (3.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) NAS
2 1 (1.14%) SAN
2 1 (1.14%) IPv4
2 1 (1.14%) IPv6
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) CouchDB
2 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.41%) Couchbase
2 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (38.64%) Cucumber
2 16 (18.18%) Maven
3 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.64%) Selenium
3 12 (13.64%) Hudson
4 9 (10.23%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.23%) Subversion
5 8 (9.09%) Calabash
5 8 (9.09%) JIRA
6 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.82%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.68%) FitNesse
8 5 (5.68%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.55%) jMock
10 3 (3.41%) MSTest
10 3 (3.41%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (3.41%) Ant
10 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.64%) Front Office
2 7 (7.95%) Back Office
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
3 5 (5.68%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Billing
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.73%) Agile Coach
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Python Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 5 (5.68%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.41%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Architect
9 2 (2.27%) Consultant
9 2 (2.27%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) Spring
2 14 (15.91%) SOAP
3 12 (13.64%) Web Services
4 10 (11.36%) .NET
5 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
6 8 (9.09%) J2EE
6 8 (9.09%) XML
6 8 (9.09%) JMS
7 6 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (5.68%) REST
8 5 (5.68%) Gherkin
8 5 (5.68%) HTML
9 4 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (4.55%) Backbone.js
9 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.41%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.41%) HTML5
10 3 (3.41%) HornetQ
10 3 (3.41%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Equities
1 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 12 (13.64%) Derivative
1 12 (13.64%) Equity Derivative
2 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Open Source
4 4 (4.55%) STB
4 4 (4.55%) Smartcard
5 3 (3.41%) IVR
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.14%) Blog
7 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Android
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (95.45%) TDD
2 55 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (54.55%) Scrum
4 44 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (46.59%) BDD
6 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
7 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
8 21 (23.86%) Pair Programming
8 21 (23.86%) OO
8 21 (23.86%) Kanban
9 18 (20.45%) Refactoring
10 16 (18.18%) User Stories
11 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing
12 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
13 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
13 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (12.50%) Product Management
14 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
15 10 (11.36%) Test Scripting
16 9 (10.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) C#
3 30 (34.09%) Ruby
4 19 (21.59%) Python
5 14 (15.91%) Scala
6 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.09%) SQL
8 3 (3.41%) Groovy
8 3 (3.41%) Clojure
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) Lisp
10 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) C
10 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) ISEB
2 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) WAI
2 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.55%) MOM
2 4 (4.55%) Puppet
3 3 (3.41%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) JBoss
2 4 (4.55%) HP
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) BT
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Informatica
5 1 (1.14%) Murex
5 1 (1.14%) Calypso
5 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
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