The table below looks at the statistics for TDD 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 TDD over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing TDD 128 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.44% 4.69% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 5.95% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 65 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £59.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +52.56%
TDD
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
1666 1362 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.80% 78.82% 73.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 953 508
Average daily rate £365 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 28
Average hourly rate £22.99 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.65% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.13 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the West Yorkshire region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

TDD
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 TDD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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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 +2 107 £344 +5.76% 34
Bradford -12 6 £350 -6.66% 2
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 205 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (44.21%) Java
3 99 (40.91%) HTML
4 96 (39.67%) JavaScript
4 96 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (35.54%) SQL
6 81 (33.47%) .NET
6 81 (33.47%) MVC
7 80 (33.06%) C#
8 78 (32.23%) CSS
9 71 (29.34%) BDD
10 68 (28.10%) SQL Server
11 58 (23.97%) Oracle
12 55 (22.73%) jQuery
13 50 (20.66%) Git (software)
14 49 (20.25%) Ruby
15 48 (19.83%) NUnit
16 43 (17.77%) Cucumber
17 42 (17.36%) Web Design
17 42 (17.36%) OO
18 41 (16.94%) Scrum
18 41 (16.94%) Microsoft
18 41 (16.94%) .NET Framework
19 40 (16.53%) Selenium
20 39 (16.12%) QA
20 39 (16.12%) Web Services
21 38 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
22 37 (15.29%) Open Source
23 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
24 34 (14.05%) Test Automation

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (7.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (7.02%) Node.js
3 14 (5.79%) Apache
4 7 (2.89%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.89%) nginx
4 7 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.65%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.65%) Confluence
6 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.83%) CMS
7 2 (0.83%) CICS
7 2 (0.83%) JBoss
7 2 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.89%) Route 53
3 7 (2.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.89%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.02%) HTTP
2 15 (6.20%) Firewall
3 9 (3.72%) Internet
4 7 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.81%) MongoDB
3 30 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 27 (11.16%) NoSQL
5 25 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (7.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (7.44%) Oracle Database
9 17 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (6.20%) MySQL
11 10 (4.13%) Redis
12 9 (3.72%) Couchbase
13 8 (3.31%) SimpleDB
13 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (3.31%) Neo4j
14 7 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (2.89%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 50 (20.66%) Git (software)
2 48 (19.83%) NUnit
3 43 (17.77%) Cucumber
4 40 (16.53%) Selenium
5 26 (10.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (9.09%) Subversion
7 20 (8.26%) TeamCity
8 19 (7.85%) Capybara
9 18 (7.44%) IntelliJ
9 18 (7.44%) SpecFlow
9 18 (7.44%) Jenkins
10 14 (5.79%) Toad
11 12 (4.96%) Visual Studio
12 9 (3.72%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (3.31%) JUnit
13 8 (3.31%) WATIR
13 8 (3.31%) Sahi
14 7 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.07%) PHPUnit
16 4 (1.65%) JIRA
General
1 17 (7.02%) Finance
2 9 (3.72%) Back Office
3 7 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 180 (74.38%) Developer
2 63 (26.03%) .NET Developer
3 46 (19.01%) Java Developer
4 19 (7.85%) Ruby Developer
5 16 (6.61%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.20%) PHP Developer
6 15 (6.20%) C# Developer
6 15 (6.20%) Agile Coach
7 14 (5.79%) Analyst
7 14 (5.79%) SQL Developer
8 13 (5.37%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
10 11 (4.55%) Test Analyst
11 10 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.31%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.89%) Cloud Software Engineer
13 7 (2.89%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.89%) QA Analyst
13 7 (2.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.91%) HTML
2 81 (33.47%) .NET
3 78 (32.23%) CSS
4 55 (22.73%) jQuery
5 41 (16.94%) .NET Framework
6 39 (16.12%) Web Services
7 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (12.40%) Entity Framework
8 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET
8 30 (12.40%) JSON
9 29 (11.98%) REST
10 28 (11.57%) NHibernate
10 28 (11.57%) XML
11 27 (11.16%) CSS3
11 27 (11.16%) HTML5
11 27 (11.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (10.33%) Hibernate
13 23 (9.50%) Sass
14 19 (7.85%) Sinatra
15 17 (7.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
1 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (1.65%) W3C
2 4 (1.65%) User Experience
3 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.83%) NHS
4 2 (0.83%) Smartcard
4 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.83%) RIA
4 2 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.41%) Blog
5 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.41%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.22%) Linux
2 28 (11.57%) UNIX
3 23 (9.50%) Windows
4 19 (7.85%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.48%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (2.07%) Android
7 2 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (39.67%) Continuous Integration
3 81 (33.47%) MVC
4 71 (29.34%) BDD
5 42 (17.36%) Web Design
5 42 (17.36%) OO
6 41 (16.94%) Scrum
7 38 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 37 (15.29%) Open Source
9 34 (14.05%) Test Automation
10 32 (13.22%) Pair Programming
11 29 (11.98%) Software Engineering
12 23 (9.50%) Configuration Management
13 20 (8.26%) Web Development
13 20 (8.26%) Kanban
14 19 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (7.44%) SDLC
16 17 (7.02%) Project Management
17 15 (6.20%) Data Mapping
17 15 (6.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 107 (44.21%) Java
2 96 (39.67%) JavaScript
3 86 (35.54%) SQL
4 80 (33.06%) C#
5 49 (20.25%) Ruby
6 27 (11.16%) PL/SQL
7 23 (9.50%) T-SQL
7 23 (9.50%) PHP
8 17 (7.02%) PowerShell
9 15 (6.20%) Python
10 7 (2.89%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.89%) VB6
10 7 (2.89%) VB
11 6 (2.48%) PHP5
12 5 (2.07%) Scala
12 5 (2.07%) Perl
13 3 (1.24%) Groovy
14 2 (0.83%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.83%) JCL
14 2 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (6.61%) Degree
2 8 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.12%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (9.50%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (9.09%) Puppet
3 20 (8.26%) Ansible
4 18 (7.44%) Graylog
5 9 (3.72%) Salt
6 7 (2.89%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.83%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 58 (23.97%) Oracle
2 41 (16.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.44%) VMware
3 18 (7.44%) Akamai
3 18 (7.44%) New Relic
4 10 (4.13%) Zend
5 7 (2.89%) hybris
6 5 (2.07%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.24%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco
9 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.83%) Splunk
10 1 (0.41%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.41%) Nokia
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe
10 1 (0.41%) IBM
10 1 (0.41%) HP
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