The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 18 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.38% - 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -10.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 78.57% 88.24% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 20
Average daily rate £400 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

TDD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle