The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 26 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing TDD 35 44 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.68% 8.15% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.97% 10.09% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 18
Median daily rate £500 £425 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £479 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%

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
502 436 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.49% 80.74% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 351 365
Median daily rate £475 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

TDD Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

TDD
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 TDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 -5 15 £500 +17.64% 12
Kidlington - 2 £513 -
Thame - 1 £350 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TDD 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 TDD.

1 88 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (71.72%) Java
3 53 (53.54%) Scrum
4 50 (50.51%) Spring
5 47 (47.47%) Jenkins
6 44 (44.44%) Cucumber
7 43 (43.43%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (40.40%) Maven
8 40 (40.40%) JUnit
9 39 (39.39%) JBoss
10 38 (38.38%) Pair Programming
11 37 (37.37%) BDD
12 35 (35.35%) WebSphere
12 35 (35.35%) Java EE
13 34 (34.34%) SQL
14 33 (33.33%) Publishing
14 33 (33.33%) Unit Testing
14 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
15 31 (31.31%) DevOps
16 30 (30.30%) WebSphere Application Server
17 28 (28.28%) Web Services
17 28 (28.28%) RESTful
17 28 (28.28%) Mockito
18 27 (27.27%) GitHub
18 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
19 26 (26.26%) BPMN
20 25 (25.25%) BPEL
21 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
22 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
22 22 (22.22%) HTML

TDD
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 39 (39.39%) JBoss
2 35 (35.35%) WebSphere
3 30 (30.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
5 18 (18.18%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (11.11%) Alfresco
7 8 (8.08%) Apache
7 8 (8.08%) nginx
7 8 (8.08%) WebLogic
8 7 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (6.06%) Apache Solr
9 6 (6.06%) Apache Spark
9 6 (6.06%) Jetty
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (27.27%) GitHub
3 8 (8.08%) Amazon S3
3 8 (8.08%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.08%) Big Data
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.07%) MySQL
5 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.03%) Redis
7 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.01%) DocumentDB
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (47.47%) Jenkins
2 44 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 40 (40.40%) JUnit
3 40 (40.40%) Maven
4 28 (28.28%) Mockito
5 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
6 21 (21.21%) JIRA
6 21 (21.21%) Selenium
7 9 (9.09%) Subversion
7 9 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (7.07%) Gradle
8 7 (7.07%) Jasmine
8 7 (7.07%) WebDriver
9 5 (5.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (4.04%) Protractor
11 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (3.03%) PHPUnit
12 2 (2.02%) JProfiler
12 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.02%) VisualVM
General
1 33 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 70 (70.71%) Developer
2 47 (47.47%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 19 (19.19%) Java Engineer
5 18 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 18 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
5 18 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
6 15 (15.15%) AWS Developer
7 14 (14.14%) Agile Developer
7 14 (14.14%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (12.12%) Software Developer
9 9 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (8.08%) AWS Software Engineer
10 8 (8.08%) ETL Developer
11 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
11 7 (7.07%) QA Leader
11 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (6.06%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (50.51%) Spring
2 35 (35.35%) Java EE
3 28 (28.28%) RESTful
3 28 (28.28%) Web Services
4 22 (22.22%) HTML
5 18 (18.18%) REST
6 17 (17.17%) JSON
7 15 (15.15%) HTML5
7 15 (15.15%) SOAP
7 15 (15.15%) XML
8 14 (14.14%) AngularJS
8 14 (14.14%) EJB
9 12 (12.12%) Node.js
10 11 (11.11%) CSS
11 9 (9.09%) JMS
12 8 (8.08%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.06%) .NET
13 6 (6.06%) Apache Camel
13 6 (6.06%) J2EE
13 6 (6.06%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.03%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (53.54%) Scrum
3 43 (43.43%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (38.38%) Pair Programming
5 37 (37.37%) BDD
6 33 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 31 (31.31%) DevOps
8 26 (26.26%) BPMN
9 25 (25.25%) BPEL
10 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 20 (20.20%) Migration
12 13 (13.13%) Kanban
13 11 (11.11%) Web Development
14 9 (9.09%) ETL
14 9 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
15 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (8.08%) Data Management
15 8 (8.08%) MVC
15 8 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.72%) Java
2 34 (34.34%) SQL
3 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.13%) Scala
5 12 (12.12%) PHP
5 12 (12.12%) Python
6 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.06%) C++
6 6 (6.06%) Ruby
7 2 (2.02%) C#
8 1 (1.01%) C
8 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.01%) R
8 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.01%) MISRA
3 1 (1.01%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Mesos
2 1 (1.01%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Oracle
2 9 (9.09%) Talend
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.01%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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