The table below looks at the statistics for TDD 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 TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 47 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing TDD 18 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.62% 2.99% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 4.43% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 11
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£410 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
TDD
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
554 316 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.52% 67.52% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 171 179
Average daily rate £412 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.50 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

TDD
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TDD across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

TDD
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 TDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 9 £410 +26.15% 16
Abingdon - 2 £450 - 2
Banbury - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 3
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 35 (64.81%) Java
3 22 (40.74%) Web Services
4 21 (38.89%) XML
4 21 (38.89%) C#
5 20 (37.04%) .NET
6 19 (35.19%) WebLogic
7 17 (31.48%) HTML
7 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
7 17 (31.48%) .NET Framework
8 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 16 (29.63%) Linux
8 16 (29.63%) REST
9 15 (27.78%) Publishing
9 15 (27.78%) BDD
10 13 (24.07%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (24.07%) Oracle ADF
10 13 (24.07%) SOA
10 13 (24.07%) Oracle
10 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 12 (22.22%) XSLT
11 12 (22.22%) Spring
12 11 (20.37%) Web Development
12 11 (20.37%) WCF
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle BPM
12 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.37%) CSS
13 10 (18.52%) Scrum
13 10 (18.52%) XQuery
13 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (35.19%) WebLogic
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (14.81%) JBoss
4 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
5 7 (12.96%) Node.js
5 7 (12.96%) Apache
6 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Amazon S3
3 6 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.67%) Big Data
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Hadoop
5 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.70%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.85%) Impala
9 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.96%) JUnit
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) PyUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (27.78%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 11 (20.37%) Lead Developer
5 11 (20.37%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (18.52%) Lead Software Engineer
7 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
8 7 (12.96%) Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Data Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Data Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (9.26%) AWS Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) Web Services
2 21 (38.89%) XML
3 20 (37.04%) .NET
4 17 (31.48%) HTML
4 17 (31.48%) .NET Framework
5 16 (29.63%) REST
6 13 (24.07%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (24.07%) Oracle ADF
7 12 (22.22%) Spring
7 12 (22.22%) XSLT
8 11 (20.37%) CSS
8 11 (20.37%) WCF
9 10 (18.52%) WPF
9 10 (18.52%) Silverlight
9 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.96%) HTML5
10 7 (12.96%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.96%) JSON
11 6 (11.11%) EJB
11 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Digital Media
2 7 (12.96%) Open Source
2 7 (12.96%) Social Media
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) W3C
3 2 (3.70%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.70%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.70%) Android
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
3 15 (27.78%) BDD
4 13 (24.07%) SOA
5 11 (20.37%) Web Development
6 10 (18.52%) Scrum
7 9 (16.67%) Analytics
8 8 (14.81%) OO
9 6 (11.11%) MVC
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.56%) ETL
11 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.56%) DevOps
11 3 (5.56%) MVVM
12 2 (3.70%) OOD
12 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
12 2 (3.70%) Web Analytics
13 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) C#
3 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) XQuery
4 10 (18.52%) XPath
5 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.11%) PHP
7 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 5 (9.26%) C++
7 5 (9.26%) Scala
8 4 (7.41%) Python
9 2 (3.70%) Perl
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) Groovy
10 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
1 2 (3.70%) HDFS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Tableau
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