The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 14 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing TDD 15 8 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.38% 3.13% 14.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.04% 4.04% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 12
Median daily rate £850 £375 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% -9.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -2.56%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 198 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.64% 77.34% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 131 151
Median daily rate £475 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
Median hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +135.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for TDD.

1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) BDD
4 11 (40.74%) DevOps
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Product Management
5 10 (37.04%) SaaS
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium
7 5 (18.52%) Scala
7 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
7 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (14.81%) CSS3
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) Python
8 4 (14.81%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
9 3 (11.11%) Test Automation

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) SaaS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.70%) Ant
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) jMock
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) MSI
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) WiX
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Scala Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Python Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Scala Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) CSS3
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.11%) React
4 2 (7.41%) Aurelia
4 2 (7.41%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.70%) Symfony
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) BDD
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 11 (40.74%) DevOps
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Product Management
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.70%) ETL
10 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) Scala
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) F#
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) ATG
1 1 (3.70%) BMC
1 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
1 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
1 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
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