The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TDD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £65.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -38.69%
TDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 88.24% 57.14% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 13
Median daily rate £458 £425 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.49 - £10.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Walsall