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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 10 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.26% 23.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 35.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
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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
11 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 57.89% 66.67% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 22
Average daily rate £290 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft