The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ATDD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
ATDD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 128 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 71.76% 84.21% 77.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 42
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%