Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ATDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATDD over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 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.

Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 127 152
Contract jobs citing ATDD 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.093% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Leeds median daily rate - £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% +4.35%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £450 £600
% change year-on-year +22.22% -25.00% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

ATDD 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,234 1,902 2,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 89.75% 88.55% 90.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,558 1,318 1,774
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £300
90th Percentile £563 £547 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 25 37
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -0.70%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.83 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.00 £35.35 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% +6.66%

ATDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing ATDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for ATDD in Leeds

ATDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATDD in Leeds