Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 86 89
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -22
Contract jobs citing TDD 104 89 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.94% 2.29% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 2.86% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 67
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% -1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £304
90th Percentile £538 £538 £409
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +23.29% -27.00% +25.00%

TDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2826 3113 3681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.79% 80.17% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 2000 2275
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £237 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 159 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +39.64% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.98 £56.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.80% -5.56% +54.29%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Hampshire

TDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TDD in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for TDD in Hampshire

TDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TDD in Hampshire

TDD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TDD in Hampshire

TDD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -8 19 £475 +8.57% 5
Southampton +3 17 £375 -16.67% 13
Fareham +5 11 £450 -2.70% 4
Eastleigh +2 8 £375 -17.81% 1
Farnborough -6 6 £400 -
Fleet +9 4 £519 -1.19%
Aldershot +2 4 £531 +11.84%
Andover +14 3 £475 +35.71% 1
TDD
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 83 (79.81%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) Git (software)
3 46 (44.23%) Scrum
4 42 (40.38%) Java
4 42 (40.38%) Linux
5 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
6 34 (32.69%) C#
6 34 (32.69%) BDD
7 30 (28.85%) Jenkins
7 30 (28.85%) Unix
8 29 (27.88%) SQL
8 29 (27.88%) Unit Testing
8 29 (27.88%) Test Automation
9 28 (26.92%) Linux Command Line
10 27 (25.96%) Spring
11 26 (25.00%) .NET
11 26 (25.00%) HTML
11 26 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 25 (24.04%) CSS
13 24 (23.08%) J2EE
13 24 (23.08%) Degree
14 23 (22.12%) Shell Script
14 23 (22.12%) Big Data
14 23 (22.12%) Node.js
15 21 (20.19%) HBase
15 21 (20.19%) Kafka
15 21 (20.19%) Hadoop
15 21 (20.19%) HDFS
15 21 (20.19%) JUnit
15 21 (20.19%) Windows

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.27%) Apache
2 15 (14.42%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.42%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (12.50%) GemFire
3 13 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.62%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) GitHub
1 19 (18.27%) PaaS
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) IaaS
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.88%) Serverless
5 2 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.96%) npm
6 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SMS
2 2 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) Big Data
2 21 (20.19%) Hadoop
2 21 (20.19%) HBase
3 13 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 13 (12.50%) OLTP
4 6 (5.77%) Parquet
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.85%) GIS
5 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (50.96%) Git (software)
2 30 (28.85%) Jenkins
3 21 (20.19%) JUnit
4 19 (18.27%) Gradle
5 15 (14.42%) Selenium
6 13 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (10.58%) JIRA
8 10 (9.62%) NuGet
9 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
10 7 (6.73%) SoapUI
11 6 (5.77%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.77%) Moq
11 6 (5.77%) Subversion
12 5 (4.81%) Maven
13 4 (3.85%) Artifactory
13 4 (3.85%) Bitbucket
13 4 (3.85%) MSTest
13 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
13 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.73%) Retail
2 4 (3.85%) Back Office
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (78.85%) Developer
2 35 (33.65%) Java Developer
3 23 (22.12%) .NET Developer
4 21 (20.19%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.81%) SOA Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Agile Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) Spring
2 26 (25.00%) .NET
2 26 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 26 (25.00%) HTML
3 25 (24.04%) CSS
4 24 (23.08%) J2EE
5 23 (22.12%) Node.js
6 21 (20.19%) JSON
6 21 (20.19%) Kafka
7 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (18.27%) Middleware
9 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET
9 17 (16.35%) jQuery
9 17 (16.35%) REST
9 17 (16.35%) RESTful
10 15 (14.42%) Apache Camel
11 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 13 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
11 13 (12.50%) Spring Boot
11 13 (12.50%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Linux Command Line
2 19 (18.27%) Virtual Team
3 13 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (1.92%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.38%) Linux
2 30 (28.85%) Unix
3 21 (20.19%) Windows
4 15 (14.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (79.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.23%) Scrum
3 34 (32.69%) BDD
4 29 (27.88%) Test Automation
4 29 (27.88%) Unit Testing
5 21 (20.19%) Acceptance Criteria
6 20 (19.23%) System Testing
7 19 (18.27%) Benchmarking
8 17 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.35%) ETL
9 16 (15.38%) MVC
9 16 (15.38%) User Stories
10 15 (14.42%) OO
11 13 (12.50%) MapReduce
11 13 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (12.50%) Validation
12 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
13 11 (10.58%) DevOps
14 10 (9.62%) Kanban
15 9 (8.65%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) Java
2 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.69%) C#
4 29 (27.88%) SQL
5 23 (22.12%) Shell Script
6 13 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.73%) Python
9 5 (4.81%) F#
9 5 (4.81%) Ruby
10 4 (3.85%) ES6
10 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) ISEB
2 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (20.19%) HDFS
2 19 (18.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (4.81%) Terraform
3 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
4 6 (5.77%) Software AG
4 6 (5.77%) webMethods
5 4 (3.85%) ESRI
6 1 (0.96%) Xamarin