The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 22 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 Nottingham 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 31 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing TDD 3 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.06% 6.05% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 7.72% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +30.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+113.53% -16.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 298 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 69.96% 78.42% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 136 72
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.06 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.82% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £19.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
TDD
Nottinghamshire

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) MVVM
7 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) AOP
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) jMock
2 1 (9.09%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Magento Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
2 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (9.09%) Caliburn.Micro
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) AOP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Zend