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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 33 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing TDD 34 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.63% 1.43% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 2.10% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 4
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £59.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +52.56%
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
557 334 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 75.78% 68.44% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 216 220
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 17 £405 -4.70% 11
Abingdon -1 3 £425 +21.42% 1
Kidlington - 1 £410 - 1
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) Java
3 29 (49.15%) HTML
4 25 (42.37%) Web Services
5 24 (40.68%) XML
5 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
5 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
6 23 (38.98%) C#
7 22 (37.29%) Spring
8 21 (35.59%) .NET
9 19 (32.20%) Linux
9 19 (32.20%) CSS
9 19 (32.20%) BDD
10 18 (30.51%) HTML5
10 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (28.81%) WebLogic
12 16 (27.12%) REST
13 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
13 15 (25.42%) JBoss
13 15 (25.42%) WebSphere
13 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (23.73%) JSON
14 14 (23.73%) Scrum
14 14 (23.73%) JUnit
15 13 (22.03%) Web Development
16 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
17 11 (18.64%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (18.64%) Amazon S3
17 11 (18.64%) OO
18 10 (16.95%) EJB

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (28.81%) WebLogic
2 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
2 15 (25.42%) JBoss
2 15 (25.42%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.17%) Node.js
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.69%) Jetty
7 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.69%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.64%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (18.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) JUnit
2 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Mockito
4 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (13.56%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Data Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) HTML
2 25 (42.37%) Web Services
3 24 (40.68%) XML
4 22 (37.29%) Spring
5 21 (35.59%) .NET
6 19 (32.20%) CSS
7 18 (30.51%) HTML5
8 16 (27.12%) REST
9 14 (23.73%) JSON
10 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.95%) EJB
11 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
11 10 (16.95%) jQuery
12 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
13 8 (13.56%) RESTful
13 8 (13.56%) WPF
14 7 (11.86%) XSLT
14 7 (11.86%) CSS3
15 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (10.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Social Media
2 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.69%) Blog
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Android
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
3 19 (32.20%) BDD
4 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (23.73%) Scrum
6 13 (22.03%) Web Development
7 11 (18.64%) OO
8 9 (15.25%) OOP
9 6 (10.17%) MVC
9 6 (10.17%) SOA
10 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.47%) Kanban
10 5 (8.47%) UML
11 4 (6.78%) Open Source
11 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.08%) Pair Programming
12 3 (5.08%) Refactoring
12 3 (5.08%) OOD
12 3 (5.08%) Analytics
13 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) Java
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (38.98%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.56%) PHP
6 5 (8.47%) SQL
7 4 (6.78%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) XPath
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
8 3 (5.08%) XQuery
9 2 (3.39%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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