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 26 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
26 Aug 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 £475 £406 £575
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -29.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
130 103 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.63% 72.03% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 37 60
Median daily rate £378 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%