The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands - 25.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 37.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.85%
TDD
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Highlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 75.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £183 £105 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.28% -70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Highlands region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands