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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands - 6.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -40.14%
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
8 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 72.73% 75.00% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £280 £308 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £110 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £323 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.35 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.30% -43.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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