The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 27 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing BDD 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.46% 1.51% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 1.86% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +7.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 - -
BDD
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 269 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 76.47% 81.27% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 217 100
Median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +105.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BDD across the Oxford region.

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BDD 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 20 (68.97%) Web Services
3 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (51.72%) Node.js
4 15 (51.72%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) GitHub
5 12 (41.38%) Magento
5 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
6 11 (37.93%) Docker
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) Travis CI
8 9 (31.03%) Spring
9 8 (27.59%) Publishing
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) HTML5
9 8 (27.59%) WebDriver
10 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
11 6 (20.69%) JUnit
11 6 (20.69%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
12 5 (17.24%) REST
12 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
12 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
12 5 (17.24%) Web Development
13 4 (13.79%) JSON
13 4 (13.79%) WebSphere

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 15 (51.72%) Node.js
2 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 4 (13.79%) JBoss
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.90%) nginx
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (41.38%) GitHub
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
2 10 (34.48%) Travis CI
3 8 (27.59%) WebDriver
4 6 (20.69%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) Gradle
6 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.45%) QUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Sinon.JS
General
1 8 (27.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Test Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Testing Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) Web Services
2 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) Spring
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) EJB
6 4 (13.79%) JSON
6 4 (13.79%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.90%) .NET
8 2 (6.90%) Celery
8 2 (6.90%) Django
8 2 (6.90%) Java EE
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.45%) React
9 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) W3C
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) TDD
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Content Enrichment
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) OWASP
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) ForgeRock
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
1 2 (6.90%) Pega
1 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) New Relic
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