The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 41 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing TDD 20 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.95% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £31.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+87.40% -20.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 429 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.82% 75.13% 66.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 287 241
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
TDD
South West

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Swindon +13 17 £320 - 10
Chippenham - 3 £350 - 2
Malmesbury - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (58.33%) Scrum
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) RSpec
5 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
5 7 (29.17%) Mac OS
5 7 (29.17%) Ruby
5 7 (29.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (29.17%) Heroku
5 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
5 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
5 7 (29.17%) Backbone.js
5 7 (29.17%) GitHub
5 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
5 7 (29.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (29.17%) Sublime Text
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
5 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (29.17%) SSH
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) .NET

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
1 7 (29.17%) Heroku
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 4 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) RSpec
1 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
1 7 (29.17%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (29.17%) Sublime Text
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Junior
3 4 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
1 13 (54.17%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) Backbone.js
3 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (16.67%) JSP
5 4 (16.67%) Spring
5 4 (16.67%) SVG
5 4 (16.67%) Batik
5 4 (16.67%) Akka
5 4 (16.67%) Play Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Mac OS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Scrum
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (16.67%) Process Management
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.17%) RAD
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Scala
6 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.33%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
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