The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing TDD 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.38% 2.50% 15.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 4.00% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +118.46%
TDD
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 73.81% 62.50% 64.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 20
Average daily rate £375 £350 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Grantham - 1 £300 -
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) JUnit
3 8 (53.33%) REST
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (53.33%) Apache Camel
3 8 (53.33%) Spock
4 7 (46.67%) GitHub
4 7 (46.67%) SOAP
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 6 (40.00%) Spring Security
5 6 (40.00%) Microservices
5 6 (40.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Pig
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
6 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JUnit
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (53.33%) Spock
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) REST
1 8 (53.33%) Apache Camel
2 7 (46.67%) SOAP
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (40.00%) Spring Security
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.67%) Durandal
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA