Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 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.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 15 43
Rank change year-on-year -35 +28 +20
Contract jobs citing TDD 58 174 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.40% 9.86% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 11.72% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 104 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £389 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% - -8.82%
10th Percentile £291 £325 £328
90th Percentile £525 £525 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £433 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +11.61% - -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

TDD 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,153 1,485 1,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.55% 84.14% 85.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 776 650
Milton Keynes median daily rate £401 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £244 £263 £250
90th Percentile £576 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.63% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 39
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £13.93 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.90% -0.54% -0.69%
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.85 £24.90 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £16.66 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.36% +11.07% -7.06%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TDD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for TDD.

1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) BDD
4 23 (39.66%) Test Automation
5 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
5 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (27.59%) Finance
8 13 (22.41%) OO
8 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
8 13 (22.41%) Mobile App
8 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (20.69%) Android
10 11 (18.97%) JIRA
10 11 (18.97%) QA
10 11 (18.97%) Ruby
10 11 (18.97%) C#
11 10 (17.24%) Banking
11 10 (17.24%) Oracle
11 10 (17.24%) Open Source
12 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (15.52%) SQL
12 9 (15.52%) Spring Boot
12 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
13 8 (13.79%) Node.js
13 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
13 8 (13.79%) Apple Swift
13 8 (13.79%) Mobile Development
13 8 (13.79%) DevOps
13 8 (13.79%) Appium

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 7 (12.07%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (10.34%) Confluence
3 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.79%) PaaS
3 7 (12.07%) OpenShift
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (1.72%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Redis
2 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.97%) JIRA
4 8 (13.79%) Appium
4 8 (13.79%) Selenium
5 6 (10.34%) Android Studio
6 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
6 4 (6.90%) Calabash
6 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.45%) GitLab
7 2 (3.45%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.72%) git-flow
8 1 (1.72%) Gradle
8 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.72%) Protractor
8 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Automotive
4 3 (5.17%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Automation Tester
2 11 (18.97%) Tester
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (13.79%) QA Automation Tester
4 8 (13.79%) QA Tester
5 7 (12.07%) Android Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (8.62%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (8.62%) HTML Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (8.62%) JSP Developer
7 5 (8.62%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Spring Boot
2 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 8 (13.79%) Node.js
2 8 (13.79%) Spring
3 7 (12.07%) Web Services
4 6 (10.34%) REST
5 5 (8.62%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) HTML
5 5 (8.62%) LESS
5 5 (8.62%) RESTful
6 4 (6.90%) .NET
6 4 (6.90%) SOAP
7 3 (5.17%) JSON
7 3 (5.17%) Middleware
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.45%) iOS SDK
8 2 (3.45%) React
8 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) iPad
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Android
2 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) BDD
3 23 (39.66%) Test Automation
4 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (22.41%) OO
6 10 (17.24%) Open Source
7 8 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (13.79%) DevOps
7 8 (13.79%) Mobile Development
7 8 (13.79%) Scrum
8 7 (12.07%) OOP
8 7 (12.07%) Pair Programming
9 6 (10.34%) Android Development
9 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.34%) QA Automation
10 5 (8.62%) High Availability
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) Ruby
4 9 (15.52%) SQL
5 8 (13.79%) Apple Swift
6 7 (12.07%) C++
6 7 (12.07%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) Go
8 2 (3.45%) Groovy
8 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) ATG
2 5 (8.62%) Demandware
2 5 (8.62%) hybris
3 3 (5.17%) Google
4 2 (3.45%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau