The table below looks at the statistics for ATDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
Rank 109 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing ATDD 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.050% 0.058% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.069% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATDD
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1656 1442 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.14% 83.45% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 1021 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ATDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ATDD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ATDD
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ATDD Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 1 - - 2
ATDD
Yorkshire

ATDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ATDD 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 ATDD.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

ATDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ATDD 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 ATDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft