The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 81.82% 50.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £110 £100 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -66.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands