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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.35% 11.11% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 16.33% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -5.79%
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
36 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 57.14% 68.06% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 14
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (40.00%) RIP
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Moq
5 1 (20.00%) BDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#