The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing TDD 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 21.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £401 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hove with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hove
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 23 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 89.29% 79.31% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 6
Median daily rate £401 £342 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.10% -8.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove 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 Hove

TDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TDD in Hove

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hove region with a requirement for TDD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 2 (28.57%) Consul
4 2 (28.57%) Smart Home
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (28.57%) Varnish
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Mockito
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Cobertura
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) FindBugs
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
4 2 (28.57%) TestNG

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hove 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Checkstyle
2 2 (28.57%) Cobertura
2 2 (28.57%) FindBugs
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Mockito
2 2 (28.57%) TestNG
3 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (14.29%) Mocha
3 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
2 2 (28.57%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Home
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Consul
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft