The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 June 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12  
Contract jobs citing TDD 21 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.87% 3.85% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 5.43% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +5.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +3.75% -8.57%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 213 184 212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.78% 70.77% 67.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 124 126
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.76 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.10 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TDD in Leicestershire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TDD in Leicestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TDD in Leicestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Leicester +3 11 £350 -12.50% 2
TDD
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for TDD.

1 50 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
3 32 (55.17%) .NET
4 28 (48.28%) CSS
4 28 (48.28%) C#
4 28 (48.28%) HTML
5 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
5 24 (41.38%) Node.js
6 23 (39.66%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (29.31%) React
8 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
9 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
9 13 (22.41%) RESTful
10 12 (20.69%) Scrum
10 12 (20.69%) Front End Development
10 12 (20.69%) Ember.js
11 11 (18.97%) Docker
11 11 (18.97%) Pair Programming
11 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
11 11 (18.97%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (17.24%) CSS3
12 10 (17.24%) HTML5
12 10 (17.24%) Windows
13 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (15.52%) SQL
13 9 (15.52%) XML
13 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
13 9 (15.52%) JSON
14 8 (13.79%) Refactoring
14 8 (13.79%) Kanban

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) IaaS
1 8 (13.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) DNS
1 8 (13.79%) HTTP
1 8 (13.79%) SSL
1 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
2 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) Grunt
3 4 (6.90%) gulp
3 4 (6.90%) Moq
3 4 (6.90%) MSTest
4 2 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 2 (3.45%) Mocha
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Babel
5 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.72%) Gradle
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (17.24%) C# Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Digital Developer
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) XML Developer
8 5 (8.62%) XML XSLT Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Angular Developer
9 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) CSS
2 28 (48.28%) HTML
3 24 (41.38%) Node.js
4 17 (29.31%) React
5 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 13 (22.41%) RESTful
7 12 (20.69%) Ember.js
8 11 (18.97%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (17.24%) CSS3
9 10 (17.24%) HTML5
10 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
10 9 (15.52%) JSON
10 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (15.52%) XML
11 8 (13.79%) REST
12 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
12 6 (10.34%) WCF
13 5 (8.62%) Backbone.js
13 5 (8.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) CoreOS
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
3 23 (39.66%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
5 12 (20.69%) Front End Development
5 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 11 (18.97%) Pair Programming
7 8 (13.79%) BDD
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Functional Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Kanban
7 8 (13.79%) Refactoring
7 8 (13.79%) SOA
8 6 (10.34%) Analytics
8 6 (10.34%) MVC
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 28 (48.28%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) Python
5 6 (10.34%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.72%) ES6
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) Zend
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