The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - 2
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - 19.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -5.55%
TDD
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 80.00% 83.33% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 15
Average daily rate £356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £386 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Hove