The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 62 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Contract jobs citing TDD 46 52 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.69% 7.84% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 9.74% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.77%
TDD
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 534 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.35% 80.54% 77.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 354 180
Median daily rate £321 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £562 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 26 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £10.00 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for TDD.

1 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (57.47%) BDD
3 48 (55.17%) JavaScript
4 45 (51.72%) Java
5 34 (39.08%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (36.78%) HTML
7 30 (34.48%) CSS
8 25 (28.74%) Node.js
9 24 (27.59%) Scrum
10 23 (26.44%) Data Management
10 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
11 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (22.99%) Microservices
12 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
12 20 (22.99%) Open Source
13 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
14 18 (20.69%) Git (software)
15 17 (19.54%) C#
16 16 (18.39%) Python
17 15 (17.24%) Regression Testing
17 15 (17.24%) RESTful
18 14 (16.09%) HTML5
19 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
19 13 (14.94%) Web Services
19 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
20 12 (13.79%) .NET
20 12 (13.79%) Quality Management
20 12 (13.79%) Internet
21 11 (12.64%) Finance
21 11 (12.64%) Web Development

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.75%) GitHub
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.60%) Big Data
2 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
3 10 (11.49%) gulp
4 7 (8.05%) GitLab
4 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.05%) Protractor
5 6 (6.90%) Grunt
5 6 (6.90%) Mercurial
6 5 (5.75%) Selenium
7 3 (3.45%) Bower
7 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.30%) JUnit
8 2 (2.30%) Maven
8 2 (2.30%) Mocha
8 2 (2.30%) RSpec
8 2 (2.30%) Subversion
8 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.15%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Law
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Software Engineer
4 14 (16.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Node.js Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Scala Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Agile Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Analyst
9 7 (8.05%) Angular Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
9 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (6.90%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 30 (34.48%) CSS
3 25 (28.74%) Node.js
4 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
5 15 (17.24%) RESTful
6 14 (16.09%) HTML5
7 13 (14.94%) Web Services
8 12 (13.79%) .NET
9 10 (11.49%) CSS3
9 10 (11.49%) Express
10 9 (10.34%) Spring
11 8 (9.20%) JSON
11 8 (9.20%) XML
12 7 (8.05%) EJS
13 6 (6.90%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.90%) jQuery
13 6 (6.90%) React
13 6 (6.90%) SOAP
13 6 (6.90%) XHTML
14 5 (5.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) CESG
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
2 4 (4.60%) Unix
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (57.47%) BDD
3 34 (39.08%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (27.59%) Scrum
5 23 (26.44%) Data Management
5 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
6 20 (22.99%) Microservices
6 20 (22.99%) Open Source
7 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
8 15 (17.24%) Regression Testing
9 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
10 12 (13.79%) Quality Management
11 11 (12.64%) Web Development
12 10 (11.49%) Data Protection
13 9 (10.34%) Coaching
13 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
13 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
14 7 (8.05%) Software Delivery
14 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 45 (51.72%) Java
3 17 (19.54%) C#
4 16 (18.39%) Python
5 11 (12.64%) Scala
6 10 (11.49%) Ruby
7 6 (6.90%) C++
8 5 (5.75%) Clojure
8 5 (5.75%) Groovy
9 4 (4.60%) PHP
10 3 (3.45%) C
10 3 (3.45%) FQL
10 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.45%) VB
11 2 (2.30%) Go
12 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.60%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) WCAG
3 2 (2.30%) WAI
4 1 (1.15%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Kibana
3 3 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (2.30%) logstash
4 2 (2.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle
2 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.15%) Apple
3 1 (1.15%) Informatica
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
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