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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing TDD 32 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.29% 4.05% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 5.30% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 28
Median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £427 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.76 £36.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+8.93% -4.57%
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
575 717 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.08% 76.44% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 437 391
Median daily rate £413 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) MVC
3 27 (49.09%) C#
4 25 (45.45%) Data Protection
5 23 (41.82%) AngularJS
6 22 (40.00%) Scrum
7 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 19 (34.55%) BDD
9 18 (32.73%) Java
10 15 (27.27%) .NET
10 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
11 13 (23.64%) HTML
11 13 (23.64%) Spring
12 12 (21.82%) SOLID
13 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 10 (18.18%) Entity Framework
14 10 (18.18%) CSS
15 9 (16.36%) Oracle
15 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
16 8 (14.55%) User Stories
16 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
17 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
17 7 (12.73%) jQuery
17 7 (12.73%) REST
17 7 (12.73%) Java EE
17 7 (12.73%) Python
17 7 (12.73%) Web Services
18 6 (10.91%) EJB

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 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.45%) Confluence
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) GemFire
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) GIS
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) Impala
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) OLTP
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Redis
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
3 6 (10.91%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
6 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.64%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
6 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.64%) Mockito
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) git-flow
7 1 (1.82%) Grunt
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.82%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.82%) Mocha
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (70.91%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.64%) Hadoop Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) AngularJS
2 15 (27.27%) .NET
3 13 (23.64%) HTML
3 13 (23.64%) Spring
4 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 10 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 7 (12.73%) Java EE
6 7 (12.73%) jQuery
6 7 (12.73%) REST
6 7 (12.73%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) EJB
7 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
8 5 (9.09%) HTML5
8 5 (9.09%) OpenLayers
8 5 (9.09%) SOAP
9 4 (7.27%) JPA
9 4 (7.27%) Node.js
9 4 (7.27%) WCF
10 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Blog
2 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.82%) Digital TV
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) MPEG
2 1 (1.82%) Online Games
2 1 (1.82%) Social Media
2 1 (1.82%) STB
2 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) MVC
3 25 (45.45%) Data Protection
4 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 19 (34.55%) BDD
6 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
7 12 (21.82%) SOLID
8 8 (14.55%) User Stories
9 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.27%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps
11 3 (5.45%) Kanban
11 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Web Development
12 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.64%) ETL
12 2 (3.64%) MapReduce
12 2 (3.64%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C#
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Scala
7 3 (5.45%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Ab Initio
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.82%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Pega
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago