The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -5.55%
TDD
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 75.00% 81.48% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 8
Average daily rate £369 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.15% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.25 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -19.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

TDD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript