The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 40 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.28% 2.99% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 5.26% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£375 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £59.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +52.56%
TDD
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 190 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.34% 56.72% 71.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 100 118
Average daily rate £363 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
Average hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 9 £375 - 11
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (32.00%) Spring
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) CouchDB
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) XML
9 4 (16.00%) UNIX
9 4 (16.00%) HTTP
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Umbraco
9 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (16.00%) ATDD

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (16.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) CouchDB
4 4 (16.00%) Couchbase
5 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Development Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Development Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.00%) WPF
7 2 (8.00%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (8.00%) SignalR
7 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
8 1 (4.00%) JDBC
8 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) BDD
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) ATDD
5 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) XAML
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
1 1 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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