The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 64 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing TDD 55 36 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.61% 2.23% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.09% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 27
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£344 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
TDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1542 1164 1442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.18% 72.16% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 720 787
Average daily rate £360 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 57 90
Average hourly rate £21.50 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 36 £336 -6.59% 13
Basingstoke -14 6 £310 -22.50% 3
Portsmouth - 3 £338 - 16
Andover - 1 £475 - 1
Fareham - 1 - - 4
Havant - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 4
Wallington - - - - 1
Waterlooville - - - - 1
Winchester - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - - 1
Alton - - - -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 99 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.28%) Web Services
3 52 (42.98%) Scrum
4 48 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (38.84%) Java
5 47 (38.84%) JavaScript
6 44 (36.36%) RESTful
7 40 (33.06%) BDD
8 35 (28.93%) Subversion
9 33 (27.27%) SOAP
10 30 (24.79%) HTML
11 29 (23.97%) CSS
11 29 (23.97%) Git (software)
12 27 (22.31%) Kanban
12 27 (22.31%) Selenium
13 26 (21.49%) Spring
14 25 (20.66%) MVC
14 25 (20.66%) JSON
14 25 (20.66%) Apple iOS
14 25 (20.66%) Cucumber
14 25 (20.66%) Jenkins
15 24 (19.83%) Objective-C
15 24 (19.83%) iOS Development
16 23 (19.01%) Web Development
16 23 (19.01%) HTTP
16 23 (19.01%) Apple
17 22 (18.18%) JUnit
17 22 (18.18%) Cocoa
17 22 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
18 21 (17.36%) iPad

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (16.53%) Node.js
2 12 (9.92%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.31%) Apache
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (3.31%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.83%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.01%) HTTP
2 8 (6.61%) Internet
3 2 (1.65%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (13.22%) Redis
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.65%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.83%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (28.93%) Subversion
2 29 (23.97%) Git (software)
3 27 (22.31%) Selenium
4 25 (20.66%) Cucumber
4 25 (20.66%) Jenkins
5 22 (18.18%) JUnit
6 19 (15.70%) Maven
7 14 (11.57%) Eclipse
7 14 (11.57%) Mockito
8 10 (8.26%) QUnit
9 7 (5.79%) Ant
9 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
10 6 (4.96%) SpecFlow
11 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (4.13%) RSpec
12 4 (3.31%) LoadRunner
12 4 (3.31%) JMeter
12 4 (3.31%) WebDriver
12 4 (3.31%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.31%) Hudson
General
1 2 (1.65%) Games
2 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (73.55%) Developer
2 27 (22.31%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (14.88%) iOS Developer
4 14 (11.57%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Programmer
6 10 (8.26%) Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.44%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.79%) ScrumMaster
9 7 (5.79%) Web Programmer
10 6 (4.96%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 3 (2.48%) Agile Test Analyst
12 3 (2.48%) Software Developer
13 2 (1.65%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (46.28%) Web Services
2 44 (36.36%) RESTful
3 33 (27.27%) SOAP
4 30 (24.79%) HTML
5 29 (23.97%) CSS
6 26 (21.49%) Spring
7 25 (20.66%) JSON
8 22 (18.18%) Cocoa
8 22 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
9 20 (16.53%) Hibernate
10 19 (15.70%) .NET
10 19 (15.70%) XML
11 18 (14.88%) HTML5
11 18 (14.88%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (14.05%) Spring MVC
12 17 (14.05%) Ember.js
12 17 (14.05%) AngularJS
12 17 (14.05%) CSS3
12 17 (14.05%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (14.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) iPad
1 21 (17.36%) iPhone
2 20 (16.53%) Open Source
3 18 (14.88%) Mobile App
4 17 (14.05%) Wiki
4 17 (14.05%) Client/Server
5 15 (12.40%) Data Structures
6 7 (5.79%) GIS
7 3 (2.48%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.48%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.66%) Apple iOS
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Windows
4 3 (2.48%) CentOS
5 2 (1.65%) UNIX
5 2 (1.65%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.98%) Scrum
3 48 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (33.06%) BDD
5 27 (22.31%) Kanban
6 25 (20.66%) MVC
7 24 (19.83%) iOS Development
8 23 (19.01%) Web Development
9 16 (13.22%) SOA
9 16 (13.22%) Web Application Development
10 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.92%) Automated Testing
11 12 (9.92%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 10 (8.26%) Test Automation
13 9 (7.44%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.96%) Code Coverage
14 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (4.96%) Refactoring
14 6 (4.96%) DevOps
15 5 (4.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.84%) Java
1 47 (38.84%) JavaScript
2 24 (19.83%) Objective-C
3 18 (14.88%) C#
4 11 (9.09%) SQL
5 10 (8.26%) Python
6 5 (4.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.13%) C
7 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.31%) Groovy
8 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.65%) VB
9 2 (1.65%) Ruby
9 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.83%) PHP
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) BC Cleared
4 5 (4.13%) ISEB
5 2 (1.65%) Degree
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.44%) VirtualBox
2 6 (4.96%) Docker
3 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Vagrant
2 9 (7.44%) Puppet
3 4 (3.31%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Apple
2 15 (12.40%) Oracle
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.48%) VMware
4 3 (2.48%) EMC
5 2 (1.65%) Software AG
5 2 (1.65%) webMethods
5 2 (1.65%) Serena
5 2 (1.65%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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