The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 48 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.71% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% - 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 0 1
Average daily rate
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£420 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £59.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.77% +83.07%
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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
280 136 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.00% 63.85% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 71 103
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 30 (55.56%) Java
4 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (51.85%) XML
6 24 (44.44%) jQuery
7 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (42.59%) BDD
8 22 (40.74%) Spring
8 22 (40.74%) HTML
9 20 (37.04%) Web Services
9 20 (37.04%) Scrum
10 19 (35.19%) SQL
10 19 (35.19%) JSON
10 19 (35.19%) HTML5
11 18 (33.33%) CSS
12 16 (29.63%) Web Development
12 16 (29.63%) AngularJS
13 15 (27.78%) JBoss
14 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
14 14 (25.93%) Kanban
15 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
15 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
15 13 (24.07%) XSLT
15 13 (24.07%) Oracle
16 12 (22.22%) JUnit
16 12 (22.22%) Pair Programming
16 12 (22.22%) Puppet
16 12 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.78%) JBoss
2 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
3 12 (22.22%) Node.js
4 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
5 7 (12.96%) Confluence
5 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.85%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
2 4 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.70%) HBase
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) JUnit
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
4 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.11%) Mockito
6 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (9.26%) Publishing
2 3 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Developer
2 23 (42.59%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Magento Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) XML
2 24 (44.44%) jQuery
3 22 (40.74%) HTML
3 22 (40.74%) Spring
4 20 (37.04%) Web Services
5 19 (35.19%) JSON
5 19 (35.19%) HTML5
6 18 (33.33%) CSS
7 16 (29.63%) AngularJS
8 13 (24.07%) XSLT
9 12 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (20.37%) RESTful
11 10 (18.52%) REST
11 10 (18.52%) CSS3
12 9 (16.67%) Spring MVC
12 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 9 (16.67%) .NET
13 8 (14.81%) Java EE
14 7 (12.96%) WPF
14 7 (12.96%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Blog
2 2 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (42.59%) BDD
4 20 (37.04%) Scrum
5 16 (29.63%) Web Development
6 14 (25.93%) Kanban
7 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
8 12 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 10 (18.52%) MVC
10 7 (12.96%) Computer Security
10 7 (12.96%) SDLC
11 6 (11.11%) API Development
11 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.26%) OOP
13 4 (7.41%) OO
13 4 (7.41%) OOD
13 4 (7.41%) Refactoring
13 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) Java
3 19 (35.19%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (14.81%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) C++/CLI
7 2 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
1 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.81%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Progress
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
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