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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 391 381 391
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing ATDD 20 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 12
Average daily rate £533 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.71% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £350 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £505 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 4 £550 +34.14% 1
ATDD
England

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (96.49%) TDD
2 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (75.44%) BDD
4 37 (64.91%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (59.65%) JavaScript
6 33 (57.89%) Pair Programming
7 31 (54.39%) HTML
8 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
8 27 (47.37%) AngularJS
9 26 (45.61%) Node.js
9 26 (45.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (45.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 26 (45.61%) SOLID
9 26 (45.61%) CSS
9 26 (45.61%) Scrum
10 25 (43.86%) MEAN Stack
10 25 (43.86%) CSS3
10 25 (43.86%) HTML5
11 24 (42.11%) Jasmine
12 23 (40.35%) QUnit
12 23 (40.35%) Mocha
12 23 (40.35%) Sinon.JS
13 22 (38.60%) User Experience
13 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (36.84%) Protractor
14 21 (36.84%) Sass
15 20 (35.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (35.09%) ES6
15 20 (35.09%) ECMAScript
16 13 (22.81%) JIRA

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (45.61%) Node.js
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (42.11%) Jasmine
3 23 (40.35%) Mocha
3 23 (40.35%) QUnit
3 23 (40.35%) Sinon.JS
4 21 (36.84%) Protractor
5 13 (22.81%) JIRA
6 12 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
8 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
9 5 (8.77%) Calabash
9 5 (8.77%) Xcode
10 4 (7.02%) Selenium
10 4 (7.02%) SpecFlow
10 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
11 3 (5.26%) FitNesse
12 2 (3.51%) ProC
13 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
13 1 (1.75%) jMock
13 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Banking
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
1 6 (10.53%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Angular Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum Master
7 5 (8.77%) Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Project Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
9 3 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) HTML
2 27 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 26 (45.61%) CSS
4 25 (43.86%) CSS3
4 25 (43.86%) HTML5
4 25 (43.86%) MEAN Stack
5 21 (36.84%) Sass
6 20 (35.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (21.05%) XML
8 10 (17.54%) Express
9 7 (12.28%) .NET
10 6 (10.53%) JSON
10 6 (10.53%) REST
10 6 (10.53%) Web Services
11 5 (8.77%) Gherkin
12 4 (7.02%) RESTful
13 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.26%) Velocity
13 3 (5.26%) WCF
13 3 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (38.60%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) Kindle
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.02%) IVR
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Smartcard
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) IPTV
6 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.28%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (96.49%) TDD
2 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (75.44%) BDD
4 37 (64.91%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (57.89%) Pair Programming
6 26 (45.61%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (45.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 26 (45.61%) Scrum
6 26 (45.61%) SOLID
7 12 (21.05%) Front End Development
8 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
8 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
9 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
10 8 (14.04%) OO
10 8 (14.04%) OOD
11 7 (12.28%) Kanban
11 7 (12.28%) Refactoring
11 7 (12.28%) User Stories
12 6 (10.53%) Automation Testing
12 6 (10.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (35.09%) ECMAScript
2 20 (35.09%) ES6
3 12 (21.05%) C#
3 12 (21.05%) Java
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 7 (12.28%) Objective-C
6 6 (10.53%) Ruby
7 5 (8.77%) Apple Swift
8 3 (5.26%) Groovy
8 3 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.51%) C
9 2 (3.51%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ISEB
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Endeca
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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