The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 10 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 10 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.49% - 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.87% - 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £275 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%

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
63 66 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 72.41% 75.00% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 79
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +132.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for TDD.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
3 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
3 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (72.22%) WebDriver
3 13 (72.22%) Eclipse
3 13 (72.22%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Appium
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 10 (55.56%) JBehave
5 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Back Office
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Ruby
10 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.11%) .NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 13 (72.22%) Appium
2 13 (72.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (72.22%) Eclipse
2 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
2 13 (72.22%) WebDriver
3 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 10 (55.56%) JBehave
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Grunt
5 1 (5.56%) gulp
5 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.56%) Mocha
5 1 (5.56%) Moq
5 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Back Office
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.56%) MVC
8 1 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.56%) SOLID
8 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA