The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 9 16
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 10.87% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 13.16% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 74.42% 82.61% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 40
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick