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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 29 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing TDD 16 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.56% 1.33% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 1.63% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 11
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £271 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%

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
298 307 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.90% 81.65% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 234 258
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for TDD.

1 24 (96.00%) BDD
2 21 (84.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
5 15 (60.00%) CSS
6 14 (56.00%) Scrum
6 14 (56.00%) Java
7 13 (52.00%) Selenium
7 13 (52.00%) jQuery
8 10 (40.00%) REST
8 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
8 10 (40.00%) Jasmine
8 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
9 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (36.00%) Gherkin
9 9 (36.00%) Sencha
9 9 (36.00%) MVVM
9 9 (36.00%) Ext JS
9 9 (36.00%) .NET
9 9 (36.00%) C#
9 9 (36.00%) SOAP
10 8 (32.00%) Spring
10 8 (32.00%) Mockito
10 8 (32.00%) HTML5
11 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
11 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
11 7 (28.00%) Kanban

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 4 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (52.00%) Selenium
3 10 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
5 8 (32.00%) Mockito
6 5 (20.00%) Maven
7 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (12.00%) JUnit
9 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (4.00%) Ant
10 1 (4.00%) GitLab
10 1 (4.00%) JIRA
10 1 (4.00%) JMeter
10 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Web UI Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (40.00%) REST
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) Ext JS
4 9 (36.00%) Gherkin
4 9 (36.00%) SOAP
4 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (32.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) Spring
6 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Sass
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
10 1 (4.00%) Java EE
10 1 (4.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) BDD
2 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 14 (56.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) MVVM
6 7 (28.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) User Stories
9 2 (8.00%) Web Development
10 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Sencha
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