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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing TDD 20 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.84% 5.28% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 7.36% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £373 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.93% +21.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £308 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £56.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.11% +74.61%
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
410 258 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 78.69% 71.67% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 158 156
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.98 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 19 £525 +32.91% 3
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) BDD
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) Open Source
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Project Management
5 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (30.00%) Product Management
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
5 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) Spring
7 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
7 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.00%) JUnit
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (16.67%) C#
9 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
9 5 (16.67%) Maven
9 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.33%) REST
10 4 (13.33%) PHP
10 4 (13.33%) CSS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Jetty
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) DMZ
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) HBase
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) JUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) Build Forge
4 3 (10.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) PVCS
6 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) JMeter
6 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Development Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Development Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 4 (13.33%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) Dojo
7 3 (10.00%) Spring Integration
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) LAMP
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.67%) Kafka
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Tandem
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) BDD
3 12 (40.00%) Open Source
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
5 9 (30.00%) Product Management
5 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (30.00%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) Go
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Salt
3 1 (3.33%) Graphite
3 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Zend
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) Splunk
2 1 (3.33%) Percona
2 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
South Yorkshire
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