The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BDD 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
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing BDD 34 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.70% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 0
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£425 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
- +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
575 327 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.53% 67.56% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 192 245
Average daily rate £410 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £174.25 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BDD across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

BDD Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

BDD
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 24 £425 - 2
Abingdon +5 1 £425 +21.42% 1
Kidlington - 1 £393 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing BDD 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 BDD.

1 36 (92.31%) TDD
2 34 (87.18%) Java
3 28 (71.79%) XML
4 27 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 25 (64.10%) Spring
7 23 (58.97%) jQuery
8 22 (56.41%) Web Development
8 22 (56.41%) Web Services
9 21 (53.85%) SQL
10 20 (51.28%) HTML
10 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (46.15%) Oracle
11 18 (46.15%) JBoss
12 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
12 17 (43.59%) JSON
13 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (41.03%) HTML5
13 16 (41.03%) JUnit
14 13 (33.33%) CSS
14 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
14 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
14 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 13 (33.33%) RESTful
14 13 (33.33%) JIRA
15 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
15 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (30.77%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (30.77%) MVC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing BDD 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 BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (46.15%) JBoss
2 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
3 10 (25.64%) Confluence
4 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
5 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) HTTP
2 7 (17.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) HBase
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) JUnit
2 13 (33.33%) JIRA
2 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.95%) Mockito
3 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.56%) RSpec
5 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (15.38%) Publishing
2 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) XML
2 25 (64.10%) Spring
3 23 (58.97%) jQuery
4 22 (56.41%) Web Services
5 20 (51.28%) HTML
6 17 (43.59%) JSON
7 16 (41.03%) HTML5
8 13 (33.33%) RESTful
8 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 13 (33.33%) CSS
9 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (28.21%) Spring MVC
10 11 (28.21%) JDBC
10 11 (28.21%) CSS3
10 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
10 11 (28.21%) Java EE
11 8 (20.51%) REST
11 8 (20.51%) XSLT
12 6 (15.38%) EJB
13 4 (10.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) TDD
2 22 (56.41%) Web Development
3 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.77%) MVC
6 10 (25.64%) Computer Security
7 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
8 7 (17.95%) SDLC
9 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Scrum
10 4 (10.26%) DevOps
11 2 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (2.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
12 1 (2.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.56%) SOA
12 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
1 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (23.08%) Ansible
3 2 (5.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Progress
3 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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