The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 10 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing TDD 30 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.61% 7.11% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.30% 8.81% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 12
Median daily rate £450 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £362 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.76 £36.98 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -3.33%
TDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 193 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.31% 80.75% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 93
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Kent

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 5
West Malling - 5 £375 - 1
Maidstone +8 2 £350 +22.80% 3
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Canterbury 0 1 £375 +10.29%
Tonbridge 0 1 £625 -
Tunbridge Wells -6 1 £475 +35.71% 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for TDD.

1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) C#
3 19 (51.35%) Web Services
4 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
4 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (37.84%) XML
7 14 (37.84%) MVC
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) JSON
9 12 (32.43%) LINQ
9 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (32.43%) Multithreading
9 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (32.43%) Concurrent Programming
9 12 (32.43%) Multithreaded Programming
10 11 (29.73%) Java
10 11 (29.73%) CSS
10 11 (29.73%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (27.03%) PaaS
11 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (27.03%) HTML
12 9 (24.32%) Ruby
12 9 (24.32%) Finance
12 9 (24.32%) Heroku
12 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
12 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (24.32%) Go
12 9 (24.32%) Cloud Foundry

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (27.03%) PaaS
3 9 (24.32%) Heroku
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (21.62%) Redis
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) jMock
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Mockito
3 2 (5.41%) Moq
3 2 (5.41%) MSTest
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Bower
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) Web Services
3 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
3 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
4 14 (37.84%) XML
5 13 (35.14%) JSON
6 12 (32.43%) LINQ
7 11 (29.73%) CSS
7 11 (29.73%) LINQ to SQL
8 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (16.22%) CSS3
10 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 6 (16.22%) jQuery
10 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (10.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Concurrent Programming
2 12 (32.43%) Multithreaded Programming
2 12 (32.43%) Multithreading
3 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Data Management
5 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) SOLID
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) UML
8 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.11%) MVVM
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
5 9 (24.32%) Go
5 9 (24.32%) Ruby
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
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