The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 15 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing TDD 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.19% 4.00% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.19% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.45 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +3.31%
TDD
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 77 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 67.02% 77.00% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 60
Median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £27.38 £38.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.35% +171.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £35.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD 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 Guildford region with a requirement for TDD.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HBase
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (37.50%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (37.50%) Hortonworks
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Java SE
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Mockito

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Java SE
2 3 (37.50%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Detection
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Hortonworks