The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 16 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 Guildford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing TDD 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.44% 0.47% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.69% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £263 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 145 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.57% 68.72% 64.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 68 41
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
TDD
Surrey

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing TDD 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 TDD.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Builder
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WiX
2 1 (50.00%) Robotlegs
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing TDD 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 TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Flash Builder
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Robotlegs
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe