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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing TDD 26 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.96% 3.60% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 5.23% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 10
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£429 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.92% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £330 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -
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
526 306 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.18% 68.92% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 163 167
Average daily rate £413 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.35 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.30 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 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 February 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 -14 14 £433 +33.07% 11
Abingdon - 1 £450 - 1
Faringdon - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 7
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (65.15%) Java
3 27 (40.91%) XML
4 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (37.88%) HTML
5 24 (36.36%) Web Services
6 21 (31.82%) BDD
7 20 (30.30%) C#
7 20 (30.30%) Spring
7 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 19 (28.79%) .NET
8 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
9 18 (27.27%) Oracle
9 18 (27.27%) XSLT
10 16 (24.24%) Linux
10 16 (24.24%) Publishing
10 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
11 15 (22.73%) MVC
11 15 (22.73%) Oracle ADF
11 15 (22.73%) SOA
11 15 (22.73%) CSS
12 14 (21.21%) REST
12 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle BPM
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 12 (18.18%) Scrum
14 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
14 12 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
14 12 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (28.79%) WebLogic
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.64%) Node.js
4 8 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.12%) JBoss
5 7 (10.61%) Apache
6 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.52%) CMS
Business Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.61%) Amazon S3
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) Big Data
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.55%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.52%) Impala
9 1 (1.52%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 7 (10.61%) JUnit
3 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) PyUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (24.24%) Publishing
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (92.42%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Lead Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Lead Software Engineer
8 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Architect
10 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
10 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (7.58%) Senior Data Architect
11 5 (7.58%) Senior Architect
11 5 (7.58%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (7.58%) Data Architect
12 3 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
13 2 (3.03%) Java Architect
13 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
13 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) XML
2 25 (37.88%) HTML
3 24 (36.36%) Web Services
4 20 (30.30%) Spring
5 19 (28.79%) .NET
6 18 (27.27%) XSLT
7 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
8 15 (22.73%) Oracle ADF
8 15 (22.73%) CSS
9 14 (21.21%) REST
9 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
10 13 (19.70%) Oracle Fusion
11 10 (15.15%) HTML5
12 9 (13.64%) WCF
12 9 (13.64%) J2EE
13 8 (12.12%) WPF
13 8 (12.12%) Silverlight
13 8 (12.12%) RESTful
13 8 (12.12%) JSON
14 7 (10.61%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.09%) Open Source
3 5 (7.58%) Social Media
4 3 (4.55%) W3C
5 2 (3.03%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) BDD
3 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) MVC
4 15 (22.73%) SOA
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 11 (16.67%) Web Development
7 10 (15.15%) OO
8 9 (13.64%) Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.58%) DevOps
11 4 (6.06%) MVVM
12 3 (4.55%) Kanban
12 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.55%) OOD
12 3 (4.55%) ETL
12 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (3.03%) Integration Testing
13 2 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) XQuery
4 10 (15.15%) XPath
5 9 (13.64%) PHP
6 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.58%) Scala
7 5 (7.58%) C++
8 4 (6.06%) Python
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) Groovy
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
1 2 (3.03%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
1 2 (3.03%) HDFS
2 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.61%) Puppet
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) Tableau
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