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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 29 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing TDD 132 42 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.74% 2.51% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.13% 3.17% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 31 54
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£400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £575 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +118.46%
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
1851 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.44% 79.29% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 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 31 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 +21 123 £400 +6.66% 28
Bradford - 3 - - 2
TDD
Yorkshire

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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
2 130 (48.87%) Java
3 104 (39.10%) HTML
4 99 (37.22%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.09%) SQL
6 89 (33.46%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (33.08%) BDD
8 80 (30.08%) SQL Server
9 76 (28.57%) CSS
10 75 (28.20%) C#
11 69 (25.94%) jQuery
12 66 (24.81%) Oracle
13 65 (24.44%) .NET
14 56 (21.05%) Linux
15 54 (20.30%) Scrum
16 52 (19.55%) Git (software)
17 51 (19.17%) MVC
18 45 (16.92%) NUnit
18 45 (16.92%) MongoDB
19 44 (16.54%) OO
20 41 (15.41%) Ruby
21 39 (14.66%) UNIX
22 38 (14.29%) Microsoft
23 35 (13.16%) Web Services
23 35 (13.16%) Web Design
23 35 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
24 33 (12.41%) Software Engineering
24 33 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
24 33 (12.41%) Cucumber
25 32 (12.03%) REST

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (7.89%) Node.js
2 15 (5.64%) Apache
3 12 (4.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (3.38%) CMS
5 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.01%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.26%) nginx
7 5 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.50%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.50%) Confluence
9 3 (1.13%) JBoss
9 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.75%) CICS
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.26%) Route 53
2 6 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.26%) Amazon S3
2 6 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.27%) HTTP
2 12 (4.51%) Firewall
3 8 (3.01%) Internet
4 6 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (30.08%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.92%) MongoDB
3 35 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (11.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 28 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (9.77%) Relational Database
7 25 (9.40%) MySQL
8 23 (8.65%) Oracle Database
9 22 (8.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (3.76%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.01%) Redis
12 7 (2.63%) Couchbase
13 6 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (2.26%) SimpleDB
13 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 45 (16.92%) NUnit
3 33 (12.41%) Cucumber
4 26 (9.77%) Selenium
5 24 (9.02%) Subversion
6 18 (6.77%) Visual Studio
6 18 (6.77%) Toad
7 17 (6.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (6.02%) SpecFlow
9 15 (5.64%) Jenkins
9 15 (5.64%) TeamCity
10 13 (4.89%) Capybara
10 13 (4.89%) Maven
11 12 (4.51%) IntelliJ
12 11 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (3.38%) Mockito
14 8 (3.01%) JUnit
15 7 (2.63%) JIRA
16 5 (1.88%) ReSharper
17 4 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (7.89%) Finance
2 9 (3.38%) Back Office
3 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.38%) Games
4 1 (0.38%) Banking
4 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 201 (75.56%) Developer
2 67 (25.19%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.54%) .NET Developer
4 17 (6.39%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (5.64%) Ruby Developer
6 14 (5.26%) Analyst
7 13 (4.89%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.51%) Agile Coach
9 11 (4.14%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.14%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.38%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.38%) Database Developer
11 7 (2.63%) PHP Developer
11 7 (2.63%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (2.26%) UX Developer
12 6 (2.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 6 (2.26%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (2.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (39.10%) HTML
2 76 (28.57%) CSS
3 69 (25.94%) jQuery
4 65 (24.44%) .NET
5 35 (13.16%) Web Services
6 32 (12.03%) REST
7 29 (10.90%) HTML5
7 29 (10.90%) ASP.NET
8 28 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (10.15%) RESTful
10 24 (9.02%) CSS3
11 23 (8.65%) .NET Framework
12 22 (8.27%) Entity Framework
12 22 (8.27%) JSON
13 20 (7.52%) NHibernate
13 20 (7.52%) XML
14 19 (7.14%) Spring
14 19 (7.14%) Hibernate
15 17 (6.39%) AngularJS
15 17 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.64%) User Experience
2 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.26%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.50%) NHS
6 4 (1.50%) W3C
7 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) RIA
8 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) BBC
8 1 (0.38%) Equities
8 1 (0.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.05%) Linux
2 39 (14.66%) UNIX
3 28 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 11 (4.14%) Windows
5 5 (1.88%) Android
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (33.46%) Continuous Integration
3 88 (33.08%) BDD
4 54 (20.30%) Scrum
5 51 (19.17%) MVC
6 44 (16.54%) OO
7 35 (13.16%) Web Design
8 33 (12.41%) Software Engineering
8 33 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 30 (11.28%) Open Source
9 30 (11.28%) Test Automation
10 29 (10.90%) SDLC
11 24 (9.02%) Data Mapping
11 24 (9.02%) Pair Programming
11 24 (9.02%) Configuration Management
12 23 (8.65%) Kanban
13 22 (8.27%) Web Development
13 22 (8.27%) Data Modelling
14 18 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (6.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 130 (48.87%) Java
2 99 (37.22%) JavaScript
3 96 (36.09%) SQL
4 75 (28.20%) C#
5 41 (15.41%) Ruby
6 31 (11.65%) PL/SQL
7 30 (11.28%) PowerShell
8 28 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.64%) Python
10 12 (4.51%) VB
11 11 (4.14%) PHP
12 9 (3.38%) Scala
12 9 (3.38%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.63%) VB6
14 6 (2.26%) Perl
15 5 (1.88%) C++
15 5 (1.88%) C
16 4 (1.50%) Groovy
16 4 (1.50%) FQL
17 3 (1.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.89%) Degree
3 7 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (9.40%) Puppet
2 20 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (6.77%) Ansible
4 12 (4.51%) Graylog
5 7 (2.63%) Salt
6 6 (2.26%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 66 (24.81%) Oracle
2 38 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.51%) VMware
3 12 (4.51%) Akamai
3 12 (4.51%) New Relic
4 6 (2.26%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.26%) hybris
4 6 (2.26%) Adobe
5 4 (1.50%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.13%) Google
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.38%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.38%) Nokia
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
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