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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 15 30 8
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Contract jobs citing TDD 16 8 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.40% 3.01% 13.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 4.04% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 19
Median daily rate £850 £349 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.55% -8.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%

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
189 198 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 75.60% 74.44% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 126 213
Median daily rate £450 £361 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.56% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (50.00%) DevOps
5 14 (46.67%) SaaS
5 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (46.67%) Product Management
6 12 (40.00%) BDD
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) Scala
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (13.33%) Open Source
10 4 (13.33%) CSS3
10 4 (13.33%) HTML5
10 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.33%) Selenium
10 4 (13.33%) JIRA
10 4 (13.33%) PHP
10 4 (13.33%) Java
10 4 (13.33%) Linux
10 4 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) Python
10 4 (13.33%) Retail
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) MVC
11 3 (10.00%) Kanban
11 3 (10.00%) 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) JBehave
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) jMock
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Scala Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Development
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Python Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.67%) Aurelia
4 2 (6.67%) React
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.33%) Velocity
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (50.00%) DevOps
5 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (46.67%) Product Management
6 12 (40.00%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Web Development
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) Scala
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) F#
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Go
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) ATG
1 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
1 1 (3.33%) SAP
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