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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 32 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 5 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.12% 10.09% 10.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 11.85% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 31
Median daily rate £323 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.83% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.77%
TDD
Hampshire

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
170 287 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 72.03% 85.16% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 212 212
Median daily rate £388 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
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 27 July 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) JPA
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (40.00%) Mockito
4 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (40.00%) Gradle
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Spring Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Microservices
4 6 (40.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
7 3 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) .NET

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) DVB
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Gradle
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
1 6 (40.00%) Mockito
2 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JPA
1 6 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (40.00%) Spring
1 6 (40.00%) Spring Boot
1 6 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) LAMP
4 3 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (20.00%) Symfony
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
6 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blog
2 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
2 2 (13.33%) MPEG
2 2 (13.33%) STB
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 1 (6.67%) OOD
8 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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