The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Maidenhead region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 19 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.80% - 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% - 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 71.20% 59.21% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 8
Average daily rate £333 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £23.00 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £35.00 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
Berkshire

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Drupal
5 2 (33.33%) PHP5
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Behat
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef