The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing TDD 3 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.90% 6.12% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 7.78% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +28.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+83.07% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 347 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 70.45% 78.68% 71.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 159 95
Average daily rate £370 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Average hourly rate £13.62 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.08% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottingham -14 3 £275 -21.42% 12
TDD
East Midlands

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) OOP
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Subversion
7 2 (20.00%) AOP
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) jMock
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (10.00%) Caliburn.Micro
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) MVVM
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) AOP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss