The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD 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
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ATDD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ATDD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1584 2234 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.23% 79.02% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1197 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ATDD
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ATDD Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 - -
ATDD
UK

ATDD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ATDD 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Velocity
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) GIS
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum Master
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Velocity
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP