The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 7.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 40 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 74.07% 95.24% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 5
Median daily rate £438 £400 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +54.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £356 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stockport region with a requirement for TDD.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) Node.js
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Confluence
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (27.27%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 3 (27.27%) Slack

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (27.27%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Slack
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Developer
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Express
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) OpenID
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) API Design
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Product Management
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) SOLID
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat