The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Home Counties
Rank - - 2
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 87.50% 84.62% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TDD across the Home Counties region.

TDD Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties