The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 23 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 2 54 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.60% 22.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 26.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -9.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 202 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 72.80% 83.82% 66.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 38
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £488 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Memcached
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Gearman
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Memcached
1 1 (50.00%) Gearman
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
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