The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 33 49
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Contract jobs citing TDD 31 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.16% 4.94% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 5.75% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 18
Median daily rate £398 £390 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% -6.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.12% +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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 632 643 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.83% 85.85% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 365 346
Median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

TDD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TDD in Milton Keynes

TDD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TDD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for TDD.

1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (63.79%) Java
3 31 (53.45%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
5 25 (43.10%) Scrum
6 24 (41.38%) OO
7 16 (27.59%) Banking
7 16 (27.59%) Web Services
7 16 (27.59%) Finance
8 15 (25.86%) Eclipse
9 14 (24.14%) SOAP
9 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
9 14 (24.14%) Mobile Development
10 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) C#
10 13 (22.41%) Spring
10 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.69%) Android
11 12 (20.69%) Java EE
11 12 (20.69%) .NET
11 12 (20.69%) XML
11 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 12 (20.69%) Android Development
11 12 (20.69%) REST
12 11 (18.97%) Mobile Banking
12 11 (18.97%) Oracle
12 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
13 10 (17.24%) HTML
13 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
13 10 (17.24%) BDD

TDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.62%) Big Data
3 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.86%) Eclipse
3 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.52%) Android Studio
4 9 (15.52%) Gradle
5 5 (8.62%) Ant
6 4 (6.90%) Hudson
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.17%) Calabash
7 3 (5.17%) git-flow
7 3 (5.17%) JUnit
7 3 (5.17%) Maven
7 3 (5.17%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.45%) JProfiler
8 2 (3.45%) Subversion
8 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.72%) Moq
General
1 16 (27.59%) Banking
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Automotive
3 4 (6.90%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Android Developer
4 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) iOS Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) Web Services
2 14 (24.14%) SOAP
3 13 (22.41%) Spring
4 12 (20.69%) .NET
4 12 (20.69%) Java EE
4 12 (20.69%) REST
4 12 (20.69%) XML
5 10 (17.24%) HTML
6 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
6 9 (15.52%) CSS
6 9 (15.52%) Spring Boot
7 8 (13.79%) XSLT
8 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (12.07%) jQuery
9 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.34%) Entity Framework
9 6 (10.34%) JSON
9 6 (10.34%) Node.js
9 6 (10.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.97%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Android
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.62%) Windows
5 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (43.10%) Scrum
4 24 (41.38%) OO
5 14 (24.14%) Mobile Development
6 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
7 12 (20.69%) Android Development
8 10 (17.24%) BDD
9 9 (15.52%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (15.52%) MVC
10 8 (13.79%) Kanban
10 8 (13.79%) Microservices
11 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
12 6 (10.34%) Agile Testing
12 6 (10.34%) iOS Development
12 6 (10.34%) Open Source
12 6 (10.34%) SDLC
12 6 (10.34%) SOA
12 6 (10.34%) SOLID
13 5 (8.62%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) C#
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 7 (12.07%) Ruby
6 6 (10.34%) Apple Swift
6 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.90%) TypeScript
9 3 (5.17%) C
9 3 (5.17%) C++
9 3 (5.17%) Go
9 3 (5.17%) VB
10 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.90%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Perforce
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