The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing TDD 95 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.24% 3.11% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 3.81% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 43
Median daily rate £350 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -36.61%
TDD
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
1849 2680 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.62% 81.78% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1401 1136
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £482 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 60 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

TDD
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 TDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +7 63 £350 -9.67% 11
Glasgow +4 22 £375 +25.00% 8
West Lothian +11 6 £378 +0.66% 1
Dundee - 3 £243 - 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for TDD.

1 136 (81.44%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (71.86%) Scrum
3 106 (63.47%) Java
4 79 (47.31%) Maven
5 75 (44.91%) JavaScript
6 74 (44.31%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (43.71%) BDD
8 67 (40.12%) HTML
9 65 (38.92%) AngularJS
10 62 (37.13%) Open Source
10 62 (37.13%) Web Services
11 56 (33.53%) Subversion
12 53 (31.74%) Python
13 51 (30.54%) Gradle
14 49 (29.34%) CSS
15 48 (28.74%) Kanban
16 45 (26.95%) GeoServer
17 43 (25.75%) PostGIS
18 42 (25.15%) OpenLayers
19 41 (24.55%) JIRA
20 39 (23.35%) Jenkins
21 38 (22.75%) SOAP
22 37 (22.16%) Eclipse
22 37 (22.16%) Cucumber
22 37 (22.16%) Git (software)
23 36 (21.56%) JBehave
23 36 (21.56%) Java EE
23 36 (21.56%) REST
23 36 (21.56%) ESRI
24 35 (20.96%) Web Development

TDD
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 45 (26.95%) GeoServer
2 25 (14.97%) JBoss
3 7 (4.19%) ArcGIS
4 6 (3.59%) CMS
5 4 (2.40%) Drupal
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.76%) GIS
2 28 (16.77%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.98%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.78%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.59%) QGIS
5 11 (6.59%) Spatial Data
6 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 79 (47.31%) Maven
2 56 (33.53%) Subversion
3 51 (30.54%) Gradle
4 41 (24.55%) JIRA
5 39 (23.35%) Jenkins
6 37 (22.16%) Cucumber
6 37 (22.16%) Eclipse
6 37 (22.16%) Git (software)
7 36 (21.56%) JBehave
8 27 (16.17%) Selenium
9 22 (13.17%) Hudson
10 15 (8.98%) Bower
11 14 (8.38%) JUnit
12 12 (7.19%) Bitbucket
12 12 (7.19%) Mockito
13 8 (4.79%) Artifactory
14 7 (4.19%) DBeaver
15 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
16 4 (2.40%) Grunt
16 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (14.97%) Banking
2 6 (3.59%) Finance
3 5 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (75.45%) Developer
2 46 (27.54%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.37%) GIS Developer
4 19 (11.38%) Scrum Master
4 19 (11.38%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (9.58%) Web Developer
7 14 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Open Source Developer
9 8 (4.79%) GIS Web Developer
10 7 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Integration Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Agile Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Architect
12 5 (2.99%) HTML Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Programmer
12 5 (2.99%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.40%) Oracle Developer
13 4 (2.40%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (40.12%) HTML
2 65 (38.92%) AngularJS
3 62 (37.13%) Web Services
4 49 (29.34%) CSS
5 43 (25.75%) PostGIS
6 42 (25.15%) OpenLayers
7 38 (22.75%) SOAP
8 36 (21.56%) Java EE
8 36 (21.56%) REST
9 34 (20.36%) Leaflet
9 34 (20.36%) Spring
10 33 (19.76%) Hibernate
11 29 (17.37%) XML
12 25 (14.97%) Drools
12 25 (14.97%) jBPM
12 25 (14.97%) jQuery
12 25 (14.97%) JSF
12 25 (14.97%) RichFaces
12 25 (14.97%) XSLT
13 24 (14.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) User Experience
2 6 (3.59%) Algorithms
2 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (2.40%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.20%) Photography
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.18%) Linux
2 8 (4.79%) Unix
3 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.40%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.20%) Windows
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (81.44%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (71.86%) Scrum
3 74 (44.31%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (43.71%) BDD
5 62 (37.13%) Open Source
6 48 (28.74%) Kanban
7 35 (20.96%) Web Development
8 34 (20.36%) SOA
9 29 (17.37%) SDLC
10 28 (16.77%) Front End Development
11 27 (16.17%) Microservices
12 26 (15.57%) Mentoring
13 25 (14.97%) Coaching
14 23 (13.77%) MVC
15 21 (12.57%) Open Source Development
16 17 (10.18%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (7.78%) Software Engineering
18 12 (7.19%) OO
18 12 (7.19%) Web Design
19 10 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 106 (63.47%) Java
2 75 (44.91%) JavaScript
3 53 (31.74%) Python
4 33 (19.76%) SQL
5 20 (11.98%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.98%) CoffeeScript
7 14 (8.38%) Perl
8 13 (7.78%) C#
9 6 (3.59%) C++
10 5 (2.99%) PHP
10 5 (2.99%) Ruby
11 4 (2.40%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.20%) Clojure
12 2 (1.20%) Lua
13 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 9 (5.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) GeoWebCache
2 6 (3.59%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) Graphite
2 2 (1.20%) Kibana
2 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.20%) Mesos
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (21.56%) ESRI
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle
3 13 (7.78%) VMware
4 11 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Genesys
5 1 (0.60%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) Twitter
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