The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 8 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 18.00% 7.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.71% 9.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £280 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.26% -
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 Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 70.00% 84.31% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 59
Median daily rate £280 £433 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.26% -13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 Taunton

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

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 Taunton region with a requirement for TDD.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) QA
4 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (53.33%) SpecFlow
5 8 (53.33%) Gherkin
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
5 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
5 8 (53.33%) Selenium
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Kanban
6 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Line Management
7 6 (40.00%) NServiceBus
7 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
7 6 (40.00%) WPF
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (20.00%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 6 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (13.33%) Sahi
3 2 (13.33%) WATIR
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Developer in Test
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 8 (53.33%) Gherkin
4 6 (40.00%) WPF
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.67%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
3 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) Kanban
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Line Management
4 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
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