The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Hampshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 56 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing TDD 63 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.08% 2.97% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.07% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 36 40
Average daily rate
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£375 £371 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.25 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.76% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1500 1279 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.35% 73.13% 70.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 724 647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 89 104
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.25 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
TDD
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 36 £388 +9.15% 15
Portsmouth - 6 £500 - 6
Basingstoke -6 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 2
Winchester - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - - 3
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (40.00%) BDD
4 40 (38.10%) Scrum
5 35 (33.33%) CSS
5 35 (33.33%) Web Services
6 34 (32.38%) HTML
7 32 (30.48%) MVC
8 29 (27.62%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (26.67%) Java
10 27 (25.71%) Web Development
11 24 (22.86%) jQuery
12 23 (21.90%) Subversion
13 22 (20.95%) C#
14 21 (20.00%) Kanban
15 20 (19.05%) Node.js
15 20 (19.05%) .NET
16 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
16 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
16 19 (18.10%) RESTful
17 18 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (17.14%) MySQL
17 18 (17.14%) OO
18 17 (16.19%) SOAP
18 17 (16.19%) Linux
18 17 (16.19%) Ember.js
18 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
18 17 (16.19%) CSS3
18 17 (16.19%) RabbitMQ
18 17 (16.19%) Apache Cassandra

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (19.05%) Node.js
2 12 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (1.90%) IIS
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.71%) SaaS
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) HTTP
2 7 (6.67%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) MySQL
2 17 (16.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (15.24%) Redis
4 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.95%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.95%) Big Data
9 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (21.90%) Subversion
2 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
3 16 (15.24%) Cucumber
4 15 (14.29%) Selenium
5 14 (13.33%) JUnit
6 13 (12.38%) Maven
7 12 (11.43%) Eclipse
8 7 (6.67%) Ant
9 6 (5.71%) Mockito
9 6 (5.71%) PHPUnit
9 6 (5.71%) RSpec
10 5 (4.76%) QUnit
10 5 (4.76%) SpecFlow
10 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 5 (4.76%) NUnit
11 4 (3.81%) Hudson
11 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
11 4 (3.81%) FitNesse
12 3 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 1 (0.95%) Finance
1 1 (0.95%) Back Office
1 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (73.33%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Web Developer
3 18 (17.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (15.24%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.38%) C# Developer
6 11 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.48%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (10.48%) PHP Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Programmer
7 10 (9.52%) Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.67%) iOS Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Web Programmer
9 6 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.33%) CSS
1 35 (33.33%) Web Services
2 34 (32.38%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) jQuery
4 20 (19.05%) .NET
5 19 (18.10%) RESTful
6 18 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (16.19%) SOAP
7 17 (16.19%) Ember.js
7 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
7 17 (16.19%) CSS3
7 17 (16.19%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (16.19%) HTML5
8 15 (14.29%) XML
8 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 14 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 13 (12.38%) Spring
11 12 (11.43%) Ajax
11 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (10.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Open Source
2 14 (13.33%) Wiki
3 10 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.57%) iPhone
4 9 (8.57%) iPad
5 8 (7.62%) Client/Server
6 7 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (4.76%) Blog
7 5 (4.76%) Xbox
8 3 (2.86%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.86%) Linked Data
8 3 (2.86%) GIS
9 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.19%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.67%) Android
4 6 (5.71%) Windows
5 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.86%) CentOS
7 2 (1.90%) UNIX
8 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.00%) BDD
3 40 (38.10%) Scrum
4 32 (30.48%) MVC
5 29 (27.62%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (25.71%) Web Development
7 21 (20.00%) Kanban
8 18 (17.14%) OO
9 16 (15.24%) Web Application Development
10 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 14 (13.33%) SOA
12 12 (11.43%) OOP
12 12 (11.43%) Automated Testing
12 12 (11.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 10 (9.52%) iOS Development
14 9 (8.57%) Pair Programming
15 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
16 6 (5.71%) DevOps
16 6 (5.71%) OOD
17 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 28 (26.67%) Java
3 22 (20.95%) C#
4 14 (13.33%) PHP
5 11 (10.48%) SQL
6 10 (9.52%) Objective-C
7 9 (8.57%) PHP5
8 7 (6.67%) Ruby
9 6 (5.71%) Python
10 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.86%) VB
11 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.86%) C
12 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.90%) Groovy
13 1 (0.95%) Scala
13 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) ISEB
4 2 (1.90%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) vCloud
3 2 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Vagrant
1 5 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Oracle
2 10 (9.52%) Apple
3 6 (5.71%) Twitter
4 5 (4.76%) webMethods
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.76%) Software AG
5 4 (3.81%) Zend
6 3 (2.86%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.86%) EMC
6 3 (2.86%) Serena
6 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Google
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Probable extensions
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago