The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 26 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.10% 4.46% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.88% 5.59% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 4
Average daily rate £400 £325 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £364 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
TDD
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 179 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.46% 79.91% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 114 82
Average daily rate £410 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.79 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (71.88%) BDD
3 28 (43.75%) Web Services
4 25 (39.06%) Java
4 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
5 22 (34.38%) HTML
5 22 (34.38%) Open Source
6 21 (32.81%) CSS
7 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (29.69%) Waterfall
8 17 (26.56%) Scrum
8 17 (26.56%) Project Management
8 17 (26.56%) Data Analytics
8 17 (26.56%) Analytics
9 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (25.00%) MVC
9 16 (25.00%) SQL
9 16 (25.00%) Product Management
10 15 (23.44%) HTML5
10 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
11 14 (21.88%) Node.js
12 13 (20.31%) CSS3
12 13 (20.31%) OO
13 12 (18.75%) .NET
13 12 (18.75%) RESTful
13 12 (18.75%) MongoDB
14 11 (17.19%) C#
15 10 (15.63%) SOAP
15 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
15 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.88%) Node.js
2 7 (10.94%) Umbraco
3 6 (9.38%) CMS
4 4 (6.25%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) JBoss
4 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Heroku
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.25%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (6.25%) Neo4j
5 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.50%) Mockito
3 7 (10.94%) Maven
4 6 (9.38%) NUnit
5 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.25%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.69%) JIRA
7 3 (4.69%) Liquibase
8 2 (3.13%) Selenium
8 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.56%) Moq
9 1 (1.56%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Front Office
2 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Analyst
3 18 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Digital Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Digital Business Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Umbraco Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (6.25%) HTML Developer
10 3 (4.69%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Public Sector Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) Web Services
2 22 (34.38%) HTML
3 21 (32.81%) CSS
4 15 (23.44%) HTML5
5 13 (20.31%) CSS3
6 12 (18.75%) .NET
6 12 (18.75%) RESTful
7 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
7 10 (15.63%) jQuery
7 10 (15.63%) SOAP
8 9 (14.06%) Spring
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (12.50%) REST
10 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.81%) J2EE
11 5 (7.81%) JAX-RS
11 5 (7.81%) Play Framework
12 4 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (71.88%) BDD
3 22 (34.38%) Open Source
4 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (29.69%) Waterfall
5 17 (26.56%) Analytics
5 17 (26.56%) Data Analytics
5 17 (26.56%) Project Management
5 17 (26.56%) Scrum
6 16 (25.00%) MVC
6 16 (25.00%) Product Management
7 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
8 13 (20.31%) OO
9 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.50%) Web Development
11 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
12 6 (9.38%) Kanban
12 6 (9.38%) Microservices
12 6 (9.38%) OOP
12 6 (9.38%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Java
1 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Scala
5 7 (10.94%) Ruby
6 6 (9.38%) PHP
7 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.56%) Clojure
8 1 (1.56%) Go
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.56%) Siebel
2 1 (1.56%) VMware
2 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago