The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 7 3
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife - 10.81% 16.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £260 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -9.72%
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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 Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 84.62% 64.86% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Average daily rate £208 £275 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.54% +23.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £260 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £435 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £18.63 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.77% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £19.30 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.53 £32.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Fife

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Fife