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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 35 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing TDD 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.26% 0.82% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.97% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Median daily rate £330 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £251 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £383 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%

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
288 310 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.36% 84.24% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 251 276
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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 15 (93.75%) BDD
2 13 (81.25%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (62.50%) REST
5 9 (56.25%) Bitbucket
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) SOAP
6 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) Mockito
7 7 (43.75%) Kanban
7 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
7 7 (43.75%) Spring
8 6 (37.50%) Scrum
8 6 (37.50%) Sass
9 5 (31.25%) Docker
9 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 5 (31.25%) Maven
9 5 (31.25%) LDAP
10 4 (25.00%) Apache
10 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
11 3 (18.75%) Selenium
11 3 (18.75%) JUnit
11 3 (18.75%) Finance

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 9 (56.25%) Bitbucket
3 8 (50.00%) Mockito
4 5 (31.25%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) Selenium
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (6.25%) Ant
8 1 (6.25%) GitLab
8 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
8 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
8 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
4 1 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) REST
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Sass
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) JDBC
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
8 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (6.25%) RESTful
8 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) BDD
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Kanban
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) User Stories
8 1 (6.25%) API Testing
8 1 (6.25%) CQRS
8 1 (6.25%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (6.25%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Microservices
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
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