The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ATDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATDD over the 3 months to 26 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.

Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 391 430
Rank change year-on-year +28 +39  
Contract jobs citing ATDD 61 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.13% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.15% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 23 9
Median daily rate £490 £407 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.54% -4.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £351 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £571 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +8.38% -6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

ATDD 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ATDD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ATDD in London

ATDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATDD in London

ATDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATDD in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATDD in London

ATDD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATDD within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +2 15 £488 +20.00% 3
Bromley +3 2 £575 -3.96% 1
Croydon - 1 - -
ATDD
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATDD 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 London region with a requirement for ATDD.

1 93 (92.08%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (89.11%) TDD
3 82 (81.19%) BDD
4 64 (63.37%) Scrum
5 54 (53.47%) Test Automation
6 51 (50.50%) Kanban
7 45 (44.55%) Java
8 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
9 40 (39.60%) Cucumber
9 40 (39.60%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (39.60%) Git (software)
10 38 (37.62%) JIRA
11 34 (33.66%) AngularJS
12 32 (31.68%) User Stories
13 31 (30.69%) Web Services
14 30 (29.70%) JSON
15 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
15 27 (26.73%) HTML
15 27 (26.73%) Confluence
16 26 (25.74%) RESTful
16 26 (25.74%) Selenium
16 26 (25.74%) Gherkin
17 25 (24.75%) Node.js
17 25 (24.75%) jQuery
17 25 (24.75%) Open Source
18 24 (23.76%) XML
19 22 (21.78%) WebDriver
19 22 (21.78%) DevOps
19 22 (21.78%) React
20 21 (20.79%) QA

ATDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (26.73%) Confluence
2 14 (13.86%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.89%) Apache
4 6 (5.94%) Anypoint
4 6 (5.94%) Mule
4 6 (5.94%) Mule ESB
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.98%) ATG Dynamo
6 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
4 3 (2.97%) BrowserStack
4 3 (2.97%) CloudBees
4 3 (2.97%) GitHub
4 3 (2.97%) Google Play
4 3 (2.97%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) HTTP
2 7 (6.93%) LDAP
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.93%) MySQL
4 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.95%) Big Data
6 3 (2.97%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
2 40 (39.60%) Cucumber
2 40 (39.60%) Git (software)
3 38 (37.62%) JIRA
4 26 (25.74%) Selenium
5 22 (21.78%) WebDriver
6 19 (18.81%) Subversion
7 13 (12.87%) JUnit
7 13 (12.87%) TeamCity
8 12 (11.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (10.89%) SpecFlow
10 8 (7.92%) Capybara
10 8 (7.92%) JMeter
10 8 (7.92%) Maven
11 7 (6.93%) Bitbucket
11 7 (6.93%) Fiddler
11 7 (6.93%) Log4j
11 7 (6.93%) Mockito
11 7 (6.93%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (6.93%) YourKit
General
1 19 (18.81%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Banking
3 9 (8.91%) Games
4 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.95%) Retail
6 4 (3.96%) Marketing
7 2 (1.98%) Electronics
7 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.99%) Advertising
8 1 (0.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Law
8 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (58.42%) Developer
2 15 (14.85%) Developer in Test
3 12 (11.88%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Scala Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Scrum Master
5 7 (6.93%) Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Azure Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Agile Test Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (4.95%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.96%) MuleSoft Developer
8 4 (3.96%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.66%) AngularJS
2 31 (30.69%) Web Services
3 30 (29.70%) JSON
4 27 (26.73%) HTML
5 26 (25.74%) Gherkin
5 26 (25.74%) RESTful
6 25 (24.75%) jQuery
6 25 (24.75%) Node.js
7 24 (23.76%) XML
8 22 (21.78%) React
9 20 (19.80%) CSS
10 18 (17.82%) CSS3
10 18 (17.82%) HTML5
10 18 (17.82%) REST
11 16 (15.84%) LESS
11 16 (15.84%) Sass
11 16 (15.84%) Spring
12 15 (14.85%) Velocity
13 14 (13.86%) .NET
14 8 (7.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Mobile App
1 12 (11.88%) Video on Demand
2 8 (7.92%) User Experience
3 7 (6.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.93%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.98%) FMCG
5 2 (1.98%) W3C
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.99%) Equities
6 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.99%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Linux
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Android
2 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (92.08%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (89.11%) TDD
3 82 (81.19%) BDD
4 64 (63.37%) Scrum
5 54 (53.47%) Test Automation
6 51 (50.50%) Kanban
7 40 (39.60%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (31.68%) User Stories
9 25 (24.75%) Open Source
10 22 (21.78%) DevOps
11 21 (20.79%) OO
12 20 (19.80%) Scrum-ban
13 19 (18.81%) SOA
14 18 (17.82%) OOP
15 17 (16.83%) High Availability
16 16 (15.84%) OOD
17 15 (14.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (14.85%) Feature Driven Development
18 14 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
19 13 (12.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.55%) Java
2 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.84%) SQL
4 13 (12.87%) Scala
5 8 (7.92%) Python
5 8 (7.92%) Ruby
6 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.93%) C#
7 6 (5.94%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.97%) C++
8 3 (2.97%) Groovy
8 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 1 (0.99%) Clojure
9 1 (0.99%) ES6
9 1 (0.99%) F#
9 1 (0.99%) Go
9 1 (0.99%) Rust
9 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.79%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Grafana
1 7 (6.93%) Graphite
1 7 (6.93%) HP SiteScope
1 7 (6.93%) Nagios
1 7 (6.93%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) Kibana
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) Dynatrace
1 7 (6.93%) HP
1 7 (6.93%) MuleSoft
2 6 (5.94%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.95%) Apple
3 5 (4.95%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.95%) Telerik
4 3 (2.97%) Google
4 3 (2.97%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.98%) ATG
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 2 (1.98%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.99%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
Bromley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
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