The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 33.33% - 21.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.91% - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
TDD
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 81.48% 57.89% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 2
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Dojo
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) CQRS
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL