The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 394 378 420
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +42
Contract jobs citing ATDD 30 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 9
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£525 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £565 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £575 £403
% change year-on-year
-30.43% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATDD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18940 19187 19819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.17% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13551 13366 13861
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 220 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in London

ATDD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ATDD Daily Rate Trend in London

ATDD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATDD across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

ATDD Daily Rate Histogram in London

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +9 6 £475 -3.06% 1
Bromley - 2 - -
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATDD 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 ATDD.

1 38 (92.68%) TDD
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (63.41%) Scrum
4 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (48.78%) BDD
6 14 (34.15%) Kanban
6 14 (34.15%) Java
6 14 (34.15%) User Stories
7 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
8 12 (29.27%) JIRA
8 12 (29.27%) Games
9 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
12 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
12 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
12 8 (19.51%) Feature Driven Development
12 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (19.51%) Pair Programming
13 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
13 7 (17.07%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) XML
13 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
13 7 (17.07%) JSON
13 7 (17.07%) Spring
13 7 (17.07%) Coaching

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATDD 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 ATDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.76%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQLite
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) JIRA
2 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
5 4 (9.76%) FitNesse
6 3 (7.32%) Xcode
6 3 (7.32%) Calabash
6 3 (7.32%) Appium
7 2 (4.88%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (4.88%) QUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Ant
7 2 (4.88%) JUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Maven
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium
7 2 (4.88%) jMock
7 2 (4.88%) Mocha
7 2 (4.88%) RSpec
8 1 (2.44%) JBehave
General
1 12 (29.27%) Games
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) ScrumMaster
3 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Leader
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.32%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
3 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 7 (17.07%) XML
3 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.07%) Spring
3 7 (17.07%) JSON
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) RESTful
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.20%) HTML5
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 5 (12.20%) REST
5 5 (12.20%) CSS3
5 5 (12.20%) .NET
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.76%) Ajax
6 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.76%) WCF
6 4 (9.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Kindle
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Android
1 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) TDD
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (63.41%) Scrum
4 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (48.78%) BDD
6 14 (34.15%) User Stories
6 14 (34.15%) Kanban
7 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (19.51%) Feature Driven Development
9 8 (19.51%) Pair Programming
9 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (19.51%) MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Coaching
11 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
11 6 (14.63%) OO
11 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.20%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) Ruby
4 5 (12.20%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Endeca
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Zend
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