The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing BDD 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.02% 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.82% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £463 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.71% -14.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 - -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 611 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.55% 79.66% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 404 234
Median daily rate £410 £412 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

BDD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 4 £463 +37.03% 3
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) Node.js
3 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (50.00%) Web Services
4 19 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
5 17 (44.74%) Magento
5 17 (44.74%) GitHub
6 16 (42.11%) Docker
7 15 (39.47%) Travis CI
8 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
8 14 (36.84%) WebDriver
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) CSS
9 13 (34.21%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) Java
11 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
12 7 (18.42%) Scrum
13 6 (15.79%) Publishing
13 6 (15.79%) Spring
13 6 (15.79%) Automation Testing
13 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
14 5 (13.16%) CSS3
14 5 (13.16%) HTML5
14 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
14 5 (13.16%) Selenium
14 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
15 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
15 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (10.53%) jQuery

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 21 (55.26%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (44.74%) GitHub
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Travis CI
2 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 14 (36.84%) WebDriver
3 5 (13.16%) Selenium
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.63%) QUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Sinon.JS
General
1 6 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Test Engineer
3 16 (42.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript Engineer
5 11 (28.95%) Analyst
5 11 (28.95%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (28.95%) Test Analyst
6 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Lead PHP Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Web Services
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
2 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.79%) Spring
5 5 (13.16%) CSS3
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) React
7 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.26%) Celery
8 2 (5.26%) Django
8 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.63%) .NET
9 1 (2.63%) Java EE
9 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.63%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 19 (50.00%) TDD
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Automation Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.89%) Web Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.63%) Content Management
9 1 (2.63%) System Testing
9 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.63%) ForgeRock
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Pega
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Intapeople
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