The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 36 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing TDD 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.39% 2.38% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.86% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
TDD
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 175 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.78% 83.33% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 99 60
Average daily rate £500 £395 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (41.67%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) XSLT
9 3 (25.00%) SOAP
9 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (25.00%) REST
9 3 (25.00%) JSON

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Moq
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
7 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
7 1 (8.33%) Senior ETL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
Warrington, Cheshire
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