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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 58 61 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27  
Contract jobs citing TDD 59 68 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.17% 3.12% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 3.91% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 55
Median daily rate £525 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £500 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £45.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -14.75% +27.08%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1737 1736
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.61% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1170 998
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 66 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing TDD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +15 20 £850 +143.55% 13
Farnborough +6 10 £525 +39.07% 4
Fleet +2 6 £525 +16.66%
Andover - 5 £425 - 3
Havant - 2 - - 7
Winchester +7 1 £288 -39.47% 1
Basingstoke +7 1 £375 - 6
Portsmouth -7 1 £338 -32.50% 4
Fareham -9 1 £225 -30.76% 1
Aldershot - 1 £438 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 96 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.85%) BDD
3 48 (43.24%) Scrum
4 47 (42.34%) Java
5 39 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 36 (32.43%) HTML
7 34 (30.63%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
9 27 (24.32%) RESTful
10 25 (22.52%) Web Services
10 25 (22.52%) CSS
11 24 (21.62%) C#
11 24 (21.62%) Software Engineering
12 23 (20.72%) Spring
13 22 (19.82%) HTML5
14 21 (18.92%) Selenium
14 21 (18.92%) .NET
15 20 (18.02%) DevOps
16 18 (16.22%) MVC
16 18 (16.22%) Web Development
16 18 (16.22%) SaaS
17 17 (15.32%) Linux
18 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
19 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
19 15 (13.51%) PaaS
19 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (13.51%) Node.js
19 15 (13.51%) REST
19 15 (13.51%) Unit Testing
19 15 (13.51%) OWASP

TDD
Top Related 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 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.41%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.41%) IIS
3 5 (4.50%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.70%) Apache
5 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.70%) GemFire
6 2 (1.80%) CMS
6 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.90%) Confluence
7 1 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.22%) SaaS
2 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.51%) PaaS
3 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (7.21%) GitHub
5 7 (6.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) HTTP
1 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) DNS
2 2 (1.80%) DVB
2 2 (1.80%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.90%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.31%) HBase
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.41%) MySQL
4 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.60%) Big Data
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.80%) OLTP
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.92%) Selenium
3 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.11%) JIRA
4 9 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.21%) Bower
5 8 (7.21%) Jasmine
6 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.41%) Gradle
7 6 (5.41%) gulp
7 6 (5.41%) Mockito
8 5 (4.50%) JUnit
8 5 (4.50%) NUnit
8 5 (4.50%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.50%) webpack
9 4 (3.60%) Grunt
9 4 (3.60%) Moq
9 4 (3.60%) MSTest
9 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Electronics
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (63.06%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.41%) Agile Developer
4 14 (12.61%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Senior Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Scrum Master
7 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Angular Developer
8 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Agile Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.60%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.43%) HTML
2 27 (24.32%) RESTful
3 25 (22.52%) CSS
3 25 (22.52%) Web Services
4 23 (20.72%) Spring
5 22 (19.82%) HTML5
6 21 (18.92%) .NET
7 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (13.51%) Node.js
8 15 (13.51%) REST
9 14 (12.61%) Hibernate
10 13 (11.71%) CSS3
11 12 (10.81%) Ajax
11 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.01%) .NET Framework
12 10 (9.01%) XML
13 9 (8.11%) J2EE
13 9 (8.11%) Spring Boot
13 9 (8.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) User Experience
2 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.60%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.60%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.80%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.80%) MPEG
5 2 (1.80%) STB
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Linux
2 8 (7.21%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Windows
4 2 (1.80%) Android
4 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.90%) CentOS
5 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.85%) BDD
3 48 (43.24%) Scrum
4 34 (30.63%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.02%) DevOps
7 18 (16.22%) MVC
7 18 (16.22%) Web Development
8 15 (13.51%) OWASP
8 15 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 14 (12.61%) Product Management
10 12 (10.81%) Microservices
11 11 (9.91%) OO
12 10 (9.01%) Test Automation
13 9 (8.11%) SDLC
14 8 (7.21%) Kanban
15 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (6.31%) Release Management
16 6 (5.41%) Full Text Search
16 6 (5.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) Java
2 39 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 24 (21.62%) C#
4 14 (12.61%) Scala
5 12 (10.81%) SQL
6 9 (8.11%) Python
7 8 (7.21%) Ruby
7 8 (7.21%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.31%) PHP
8 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.41%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.41%) VB
10 5 (4.50%) ES6
10 5 (4.50%) F#
11 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.70%) C++
12 2 (1.80%) C
12 2 (1.80%) Groovy
13 1 (0.90%) Perl
13 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.60%) HDFS
3 3 (2.70%) Docker
4 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Ansible
1 1 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (4.50%) VMware
4 2 (1.80%) ATG
4 2 (1.80%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.90%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.90%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.90%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.90%) Talend
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £319 - £371 per day
Posted: 4 days ago