The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 4 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing TDD 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 28.95% 16.00% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.35% 19.05% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £388 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +12.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
TDD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 89.47% 84.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 19
Median daily rate £400 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.31 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -6.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Salford

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Salford region with a requirement for TDD.

1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) BDD
3 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 12 (38.71%) Java
6 11 (35.48%) PHP
6 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 10 (32.26%) User Experience
7 10 (32.26%) React
8 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
9 8 (25.81%) Android
9 8 (25.81%) OOP
10 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
10 6 (19.35%) HTML
10 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 5 (16.13%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) Android Development
11 5 (16.13%) REST
11 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
12 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
12 4 (12.90%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) HTTP
12 4 (12.90%) HTML5
12 4 (12.90%) JSON
12 4 (12.90%) Subversion
12 4 (12.90%) Spring
13 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
13 3 (9.68%) RESTful
13 3 (9.68%) Scala

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
3 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Calabash
4 2 (6.45%) Hudson
4 2 (6.45%) QUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Robotium
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Grunt
5 1 (3.23%) JsTestDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Android Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Android Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Android Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Manual Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) Node.js
3 10 (32.26%) React
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 4 (12.90%) JSON
6 4 (12.90%) Spring
6 4 (12.90%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) RESTful
8 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) lodash
9 1 (3.23%) RequireJS
9 1 (3.23%) Sass
9 1 (3.23%) Underscore.js
9 1 (3.23%) XHTML
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) MHEG
3 2 (6.45%) Streaming Media
4 1 (3.23%) Animation
4 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) BDD
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.81%) OOP
5 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
6 5 (16.13%) Android Development
6 5 (16.13%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
4 3 (9.68%) Scala
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago