The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 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 Hammersmith 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 3 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 25.00% 6.90% 10.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.25% 8.33% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
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 £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 80.00% 82.76% 69.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 28
Average daily rate £375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
London

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (31.25%) Node.js
5 5 (31.25%) Hedge funds
5 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) ExpressJS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) Social Media
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) Facebook
6 4 (25.00%) Twitter
6 4 (25.00%) CQRS
6 4 (25.00%) OAuth
6 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Trac
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) ExpressJS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) OAuth
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) XHTML
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Hedge funds
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) CQRS
5 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Feature Driven Development
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Facebook
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter