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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 76 61 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs citing TDD 36 56 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.73% 3.28% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 4.51% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 9
Average daily rate £300 £355 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +33.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1242 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 69.75% 72.80% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 767 609
Average daily rate £363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 76 117
Average hourly rate £44.25 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.14% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -3 10 £388 +4.72% 3
Southampton -12 6 £300 -21.15% 8
Andover - 1 - - 3
Winchester - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 5
Romsey - - - -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (51.61%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 30 (48.39%) jQuery
3 29 (46.77%) MVC
4 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (37.10%) SQL
6 23 (37.10%) BDD
7 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 21 (33.87%) MySQL
8 21 (33.87%) HTML
8 21 (33.87%) CSS
9 19 (30.65%) OO
9 19 (30.65%) Scrum
10 16 (25.81%) OOP
10 16 (25.81%) Subversion
10 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (22.58%) Web Services
11 14 (22.58%) Oracle
11 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (20.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (20.97%) SaaS
12 13 (20.97%) PHP
12 13 (20.97%) Pair Programming
12 13 (20.97%) Web Development
12 13 (20.97%) Kanban
13 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
14 11 (17.74%) Ruby
14 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) SaaS
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Kerberos
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Subversion
2 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.52%) Cucumber
4 8 (12.90%) RSpec
4 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.68%) PHPUnit
5 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
6 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.06%) JUnit
6 5 (8.06%) Selenium
6 5 (8.06%) NUnit
6 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.06%) Hudson
7 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.45%) NCrunch
7 4 (6.45%) Moq
7 4 (6.45%) JIRA
7 4 (6.45%) ReSharper
8 2 (3.23%) Behat
8 2 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.23%) Military
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Web Developer
4 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 11 (17.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (17.74%) PHP Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Agile C# Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
11 4 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Ruby Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Java Swing Developer
12 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (3.23%) C# Programmer
13 2 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
1 30 (48.39%) jQuery
2 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 21 (33.87%) CSS
4 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (22.58%) Web Services
5 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (20.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (16.13%) WCF
8 9 (14.52%) HTML5
9 8 (12.90%) CSS3
10 7 (11.29%) XML
10 7 (11.29%) Ajax
10 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
12 5 (8.06%) Java RMI
12 5 (8.06%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.06%) Blog
2 5 (8.06%) Xbox
3 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.84%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Android
4 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) MVC
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) BDD
4 19 (30.65%) OO
4 19 (30.65%) Scrum
5 16 (25.81%) OOP
6 13 (20.97%) Pair Programming
6 13 (20.97%) Web Development
6 13 (20.97%) Kanban
7 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
8 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) OOD
9 5 (8.06%) SOA
9 5 (8.06%) Test-First Development
10 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Time Management
10 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C#
2 23 (37.10%) SQL
3 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.97%) PHP
5 11 (17.74%) Ruby
6 9 (14.52%) PHP5
7 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.90%) Java
8 7 (11.29%) C++
9 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.45%) Python
9 4 (6.45%) C
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) VBA
10 1 (1.61%) Delphi
10 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) Twitter
4 5 (8.06%) Software AG
4 5 (8.06%) webMethods
5 4 (6.45%) Zend
5 4 (6.45%) Serena
6 1 (1.61%) Apple
6 1 (1.61%) Facebook
6 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago