The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.24% 1.39% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 2.22% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£395 £288 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £288 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+113.53% -16.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 180 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 62.46% 62.72% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 111 96
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Average hourly rate £15.19 £44.60 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.93% +85.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £33.98 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
TDD
Yorkshire

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
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 22 July 2014. 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 +3 7 £395 +37.39% 8
Barnsley - 2 - -
Doncaster - - - -
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) MVC
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
6 3 (15.79%) Zend
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Jetty
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) jMock
3 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) NSubstitute
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (10.53%) WinForms
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) W3C
1 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Zend
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter
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