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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.14% 7.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 8.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £40.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.84%
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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
109 112 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 77.86% 81.16% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 26
Average daily rate £325 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £230 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £458 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

TDD
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

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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 29 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) XHTML
1 11 (100.00%) OOD
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) XHTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) OOD
1 11 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle