The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing TDD 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.69% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -1.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.98 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
TDD
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 307 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.19% 79.12% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 246 289
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.87% +71.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £26.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for TDD.

1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) REST
4 11 (64.71%) Cucumber
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
5 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
5 10 (58.82%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
6 9 (52.94%) Scrum
6 9 (52.94%) Kanban
6 9 (52.94%) Mockito
6 9 (52.94%) Spring MVC
6 9 (52.94%) Spring
6 9 (52.94%) Bitbucket
7 8 (47.06%) Sass
7 8 (47.06%) jQuery
8 7 (41.18%) LDAP
9 4 (23.53%) Docker
10 3 (17.65%) JDBC
10 3 (17.65%) Apache
10 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (17.65%) JUnit
10 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (17.65%) Maven
11 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (11.76%) Selenium
11 2 (11.76%) Test Automation

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Cucumber
2 9 (52.94%) Bitbucket
2 9 (52.94%) Mockito
3 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (17.65%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) REST
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 9 (52.94%) Spring MVC
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) Sass
6 3 (17.65%) JDBC
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) Java EE
8 1 (5.88%) Java SE
8 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
8 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) Kanban
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) API Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) CQRS
5 1 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
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