Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Test-First Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Test-First Development over the 6 months to 24 January 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-First Development
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Test-First Development 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Test-First Development 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 1,394 1,060 1,433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.32% 85.90% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 637 736
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +6.45% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £575 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.71% +8.46%
10th Percentile £9.18 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.40 £38.75 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.66% +23.62%

Test-First Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Test-First Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Test-First Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Test-First Development 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 Test-First Development.

1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (71.43%) Banking
5 14 (66.67%) Java
5 14 (66.67%) Node.js
5 14 (66.67%) Microservices
6 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (47.62%) Spring Boot
8 9 (42.86%) API Development
9 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
10 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 6 (28.57%) Scrum
12 5 (23.81%) REST
13 4 (19.05%) RESTful
13 4 (19.05%) Swagger
13 4 (19.05%) OAuth
13 4 (19.05%) Spring
13 4 (19.05%) IBM
14 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 3 (14.29%) Finance
14 3 (14.29%) Ruby
14 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
14 3 (14.29%) Apigee
14 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
14 3 (14.29%) WSO2
15 2 (9.52%) JSON
15 2 (9.52%) Spring Security
15 2 (9.52%) Git (software)

Test-First Development
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Angular Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Node.js
2 10 (47.62%) Spring Boot
3 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) REST
5 4 (19.05%) OAuth
5 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 4 (19.05%) Swagger
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Spring Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (66.67%) Microservices
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) API Development
7 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Apigee
2 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 3 (14.29%) WSO2