The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 July 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 North Yorkshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 20 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing TDD 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.21% 8.97% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 12.75% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£300 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £33.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -16.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 68.42% 70.34% 56.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 54
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +2 5 £300 +3.44% 4
Harrogate - 2 £273 - 5
Skipton - - - -
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
3 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
4 9 (40.91%) Spring Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (40.91%) Apache Flex
4 9 (40.91%) Selenium
4 9 (40.91%) Open Source
4 9 (40.91%) Hibernate
4 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) Android
5 7 (31.82%) Subversion
5 7 (31.82%) Android Development
5 7 (31.82%) Digital Media
6 6 (27.27%) REST
6 6 (27.27%) Ajax
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Cocoa
8 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
1 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 3 (13.64%) Hudson
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
1 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Apache Flex
2 9 (40.91%) Hibernate
2 9 (40.91%) Spring Integration
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) REST
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) UIKit
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) Cocoa
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Open Source
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (31.82%) Digital Media
3 4 (18.18%) iPad
3 4 (18.18%) Handset
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) BDD
3 7 (31.82%) Android Development
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.55%) MVVM
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.55%) CQRS
8 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) XAML
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft