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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 22 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs citing TDD 150 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.92% 2.58% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 3.22% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 32 39
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£363 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £280 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £411 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +83.07%
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
1785 1334 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.33% 79.93% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1293 861 616
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 41
Average hourly rate £23.13 £13.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.29% -60.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +26 133 £363 +3.57% 34
Bradford -4 6 £375 - 3
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 224 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (48.12%) Java
3 102 (38.35%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (35.71%) SQL
5 94 (35.34%) HTML
6 89 (33.46%) BDD
7 87 (32.71%) JavaScript
8 76 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 71 (26.69%) C#
10 65 (24.44%) .NET
10 65 (24.44%) CSS
11 63 (23.68%) jQuery
12 60 (22.56%) Oracle
13 56 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 54 (20.30%) MVC
15 52 (19.55%) Ruby
16 51 (19.17%) Scrum
17 48 (18.05%) QA
17 48 (18.05%) Cucumber
18 47 (17.67%) Open Source
19 46 (17.29%) NUnit
19 46 (17.29%) Web Services
20 44 (16.54%) Linux
20 44 (16.54%) Test Automation
21 43 (16.17%) OO
21 43 (16.17%) Web Design
22 41 (15.41%) MongoDB
22 41 (15.41%) Responsive Web Design
23 38 (14.29%) Microsoft
24 35 (13.16%) UNIX

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (6.77%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (6.02%) Node.js
3 14 (5.26%) Apache
4 9 (3.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.38%) CMS
5 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.63%) nginx
7 4 (1.50%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.50%) Confluence
8 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.13%) JBoss
9 2 (0.75%) CICS
9 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.63%) Route 53
2 7 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.63%) Amazon S3
2 7 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.89%) HTTP
2 14 (5.26%) Firewall
3 9 (3.38%) Internet
4 7 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.41%) MongoDB
3 34 (12.78%) NoSQL
4 31 (11.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (11.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (10.90%) Relational Database
7 28 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (8.65%) Oracle Database
9 22 (8.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (4.89%) Neo4j
11 12 (4.51%) MySQL
12 9 (3.38%) Redis
13 8 (3.01%) Couchbase
14 7 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (2.63%) SimpleDB
14 7 (2.63%) RDBMS
15 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 48 (18.05%) Cucumber
3 46 (17.29%) NUnit
4 34 (12.78%) Selenium
5 24 (9.02%) Subversion
6 21 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 19 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 19 (7.14%) Capybara
7 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 18 (6.77%) IntelliJ
8 18 (6.77%) Toad
9 17 (6.39%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (5.64%) SpecFlow
11 11 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.38%) Maven
12 9 (3.38%) HP UFT
12 9 (3.38%) JUnit
12 9 (3.38%) WATIR
12 9 (3.38%) Sahi
13 7 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 18 (6.77%) Finance
2 9 (3.38%) Back Office
3 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 188 (70.68%) Developer
2 52 (19.55%) Java Developer
3 45 (16.92%) .NET Developer
4 23 (8.65%) Analyst
5 22 (8.27%) Ruby Developer
6 17 (6.39%) Test Analyst
6 17 (6.39%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.26%) Agile Coach
9 13 (4.89%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.14%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.76%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (3.38%) Database Developer
12 9 (3.38%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.01%) QA Analyst
14 7 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (2.63%) Cloud Software Engineer
15 6 (2.26%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (35.34%) HTML
2 65 (24.44%) .NET
2 65 (24.44%) CSS
3 63 (23.68%) jQuery
4 46 (17.29%) Web Services
5 32 (12.03%) XML
6 30 (11.28%) REST
7 29 (10.90%) HTML5
8 28 (10.53%) CSS3
8 28 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (10.15%) RESTful
10 25 (9.40%) .NET Framework
11 24 (9.02%) Sass
11 24 (9.02%) ASP.NET
12 22 (8.27%) Entity Framework
12 22 (8.27%) JSON
13 20 (7.52%) NHibernate
14 19 (7.14%) Hibernate
14 19 (7.14%) Sinatra
14 19 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.89%) User Experience
2 6 (2.26%) N-Tier
3 5 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.88%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.50%) NHS
4 4 (1.50%) W3C
5 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.75%) RIA
5 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.38%) Social Media
6 1 (0.38%) Blog
6 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.38%) BBC
6 1 (0.38%) Equities
6 1 (0.38%) PKI
6 1 (0.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.54%) Linux
2 35 (13.16%) UNIX
3 22 (8.27%) Mac OS X
4 10 (3.76%) Windows
5 5 (1.88%) Android
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (38.35%) Continuous Integration
3 89 (33.46%) BDD
4 54 (20.30%) MVC
5 51 (19.17%) Scrum
6 47 (17.67%) Open Source
7 44 (16.54%) Test Automation
8 43 (16.17%) Web Design
8 43 (16.17%) OO
9 41 (15.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 35 (13.16%) Software Engineering
11 28 (10.53%) Pair Programming
12 27 (10.15%) SDLC
13 26 (9.77%) Configuration Management
14 24 (9.02%) Data Mapping
15 23 (8.65%) Kanban
16 22 (8.27%) Data Modelling
17 21 (7.89%) Web Development
17 21 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.12%) Java
2 95 (35.71%) SQL
3 87 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 71 (26.69%) C#
5 52 (19.55%) Ruby
6 31 (11.65%) PL/SQL
7 29 (10.90%) T-SQL
8 26 (9.77%) PowerShell
9 15 (5.64%) PHP
10 12 (4.51%) Python
11 9 (3.38%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.63%) VB6
12 7 (2.63%) VB
13 6 (2.26%) Perl
13 6 (2.26%) Scala
14 5 (1.88%) C
15 4 (1.50%) Groovy
16 3 (1.13%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.13%) C++
17 2 (0.75%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.39%) Degree
2 14 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (18.05%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (10.15%) Puppet
2 22 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (7.52%) Ansible
4 18 (6.77%) Graylog
5 8 (3.01%) Salt
6 7 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.38%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 60 (22.56%) Oracle
2 38 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.77%) VMware
3 18 (6.77%) Akamai
3 18 (6.77%) New Relic
4 7 (2.63%) hybris
5 6 (2.26%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.13%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) Zend
9 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Nokia
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco
9 1 (0.38%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) Splunk
9 1 (0.38%) SaltStack
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