The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 50 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing TDD 28 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.10% 2.00% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 2.76% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 14
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £343 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £443 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.40 £42.50 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -18.66%
TDD
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 651 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.76% 72.33% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 330 371
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.03 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Reading

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Reading region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for TDD.

1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.85%) Scrum
4 21 (31.82%) Linux
4 21 (31.82%) Data Protection
4 21 (31.82%) BDD
5 19 (28.79%) Python
5 19 (28.79%) HTML
6 18 (27.27%) Java
6 18 (27.27%) CSS
7 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
8 15 (22.73%) RESTful
8 15 (22.73%) Web Services
8 15 (22.73%) C#
9 14 (21.21%) OOP
9 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
9 14 (21.21%) Django
10 13 (19.70%) MVC
11 12 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 12 (18.18%) REST
11 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 11 (16.67%) .NET
13 10 (15.15%) Kanban
14 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
14 9 (13.64%) Degree
14 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
14 9 (13.64%) Maven
14 9 (13.64%) Ant
14 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.52%) Mule
2 1 (1.52%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (12.12%) Riak
4 7 (10.61%) Big Data
5 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.64%) Ant
2 9 (13.64%) Maven
3 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) Appium
4 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) JUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.52%) Gradle
5 1 (1.52%) Hudson
5 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.52%) Moq
5 1 (1.52%) MSTest
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (1.52%) Banking
1 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (72.73%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Python Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Business Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Linux Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Cloud Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Tester
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) HTML
2 18 (27.27%) CSS
3 15 (22.73%) RESTful
3 15 (22.73%) Web Services
4 14 (21.21%) Django
5 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 12 (18.18%) REST
6 11 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (10.61%) JSON
8 5 (7.58%) Sass
9 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
9 4 (6.06%) SOAP
9 4 (6.06%) WCF
10 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
10 3 (4.55%) Spring
11 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.03%) J2EE
11 2 (3.03%) jQuery
11 2 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.12%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) New Media
4 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Unix
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Scrum
3 21 (31.82%) BDD
3 21 (31.82%) Data Protection
4 14 (21.21%) OOP
4 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 13 (19.70%) MVC
6 12 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Kanban
8 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
9 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.61%) Document Management
9 7 (10.61%) Information Governance
9 7 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (10.61%) Secure Coding
9 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.61%) SOLID
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 18 (27.27%) Java
4 15 (22.73%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.52%) Facebook
2 1 (1.52%) ForgeRock
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) Pega
2 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter
2 1 (1.52%) VMware
2 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
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