The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 18 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 Norfolk 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.05% 3.98% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 6.90% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate £300 £213 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -46.87%
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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 116 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 57.93% 57.71% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 70 95
Average daily rate £320 £255 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -32.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £403 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +70.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TDD
East of England

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Norwich +7 5 £300 +41.17% 4
TDD
East of England

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 19 (70.37%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) MVC
5 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (55.56%) Web Services
5 15 (55.56%) jQuery
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 13 (48.15%) OO
7 13 (48.15%) XHTML
7 13 (48.15%) Ajax
8 12 (44.44%) CSS3
9 11 (40.74%) HTML5
10 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
11 8 (29.63%) Subversion
11 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
11 8 (29.63%) Java
12 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
13 6 (22.22%) MySQL
14 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
14 5 (18.52%) CruiseControl
14 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
14 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
15 4 (14.81%) BDD
15 4 (14.81%) RESTful

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Triplestore
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Subversion
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) CruiseControl
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) WatiN
4 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.70%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) Web Services
4 15 (55.56%) jQuery
5 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 13 (48.15%) XHTML
6 13 (48.15%) Ajax
7 12 (44.44%) CSS3
8 11 (40.74%) HTML5
9 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.81%) RESTful
11 3 (11.11%) JMS
11 3 (11.11%) J2EE
11 3 (11.11%) XSLT
11 3 (11.11%) JSP
11 3 (11.11%) Struts
11 3 (11.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) CQRS
8 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) XQuery
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Apple
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