The table below looks at the statistics for Test-First Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test-First Development over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-First Development
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test-First Development 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+72.72% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test-First Development
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
1545 1765 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.95% 82.32% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 1094 947
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 84 78
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.09 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.47% -30.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.53 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Test-First Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Test-First Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test-First Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test-First Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test-First Development Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test-First Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test-First Development Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire