The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 19 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Contract jobs citing TDD 39 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.59% 7.18% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 9.78% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £350
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 £71.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+118.46% -13.33%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 552 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.74% 73.40% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 301 273
Average daily rate £375 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 30
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £55.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 56 (75.68%) C#
2 53 (71.62%) .NET
3 49 (66.22%) Scrum
4 40 (54.05%) Oracle
4 40 (54.05%) OO
5 39 (52.70%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (51.35%) Finance
7 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (45.95%) MVC
8 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET
9 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (39.19%) BDD
11 28 (37.84%) SOA
12 26 (35.14%) SQL
13 24 (32.43%) WCF
14 23 (31.08%) N-Tier
14 23 (31.08%) Oracle Database
15 22 (29.73%) NUnit
16 21 (28.38%) Automated Testing
17 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
18 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
18 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (24.32%) Domain-Driven Design
19 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
19 17 (22.97%) Web Development
19 17 (22.97%) PL/SQL
20 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
21 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 11g
21 13 (17.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 13 (17.57%) Oracle SOA Suite

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (17.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.41%) Content Management Server
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle Database
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) NUnit
2 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.22%) Selenium
4 9 (12.16%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (5.41%) JMeter
6 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.05%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
General
1 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Electronics
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Development Manager
3 15 (20.27%) Web Development Manager
3 15 (20.27%) Web Manager
4 14 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.46%) ScrumMaster
8 7 (9.46%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Test Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (71.62%) .NET
2 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (32.43%) WCF
5 13 (17.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
7 9 (12.16%) jQuery
8 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (10.81%) Backbone.js
9 7 (9.46%) NHibernate
9 7 (9.46%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (8.11%) Velocity
10 6 (8.11%) HTML
11 5 (6.76%) HTML5
12 3 (4.05%) WPF
12 3 (4.05%) Spring
12 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.70%) Dojo
13 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.76%) EPoS
3 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.41%) DTV
4 2 (2.70%) Tandem
4 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.41%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Windows NT
2 4 (5.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Scrum
2 40 (54.05%) OO
3 39 (52.70%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (45.95%) MVC
6 29 (39.19%) BDD
7 28 (37.84%) SOA
8 21 (28.38%) Automated Testing
9 18 (24.32%) Domain-Driven Design
10 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
10 17 (22.97%) Web Development
11 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
12 11 (14.86%) Matrix Management
13 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
14 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
15 6 (8.11%) Product Management
15 6 (8.11%) Project Management
15 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (6.76%) Kanban
17 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (75.68%) C#
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 17 (22.97%) PL/SQL
4 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.46%) Java
6 4 (5.41%) VBScript
7 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Oracle
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Dundas
4 3 (4.05%) MobileIron
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