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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 9 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Contract jobs citing TDD 76 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.41% 3.61% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.06% 4.94% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 15 1
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£416 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +118.46%
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
582 385 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.73% 73.19% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 242 230
Average daily rate £413 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £9.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 55 £425 +21.42% 4
Abingdon - 1 £400 - 2
Kidlington - 1 £393 -
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 76 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 58 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (40.91%) Java
4 44 (40.00%) HTML
5 41 (37.27%) XML
6 39 (35.45%) C#
7 37 (33.64%) .NET
7 37 (33.64%) BDD
8 36 (32.73%) Web Services
8 36 (32.73%) jQuery
9 35 (31.82%) HTML5
10 34 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
10 34 (30.91%) SQL
10 34 (30.91%) CSS
11 33 (30.00%) Spring
12 32 (29.09%) JSON
13 29 (26.36%) Web Development
13 29 (26.36%) AngularJS
14 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
15 25 (22.73%) JBoss
15 25 (22.73%) Software Engineering
16 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
17 23 (20.91%) OOP
17 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
17 23 (20.91%) Scrum
18 22 (20.00%) CSS3
19 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
19 21 (19.09%) RESTful
20 19 (17.27%) JUnit

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (22.73%) JBoss
2 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.64%) Node.js
4 13 (11.82%) WebSphere
5 12 (10.91%) WebLogic
6 11 (10.00%) Confluence
7 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
8 6 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.91%) Jetty
11 1 (0.91%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.73%) Amazon S3
2 14 (12.73%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) HTTP
2 8 (7.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) MySQL
3 8 (7.27%) Big Data
4 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.82%) HBase
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) DB2
7 1 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.27%) JUnit
3 17 (15.45%) Git (software)
4 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (11.82%) JIRA
6 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (8.18%) ReSharper
8 7 (6.36%) Mockito
9 6 (5.45%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.82%) RSpec
10 2 (1.82%) NUnit
11 1 (0.91%) Subversion
11 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (2.73%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (78.18%) Developer
2 34 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.27%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.82%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.36%) PHP Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Programmer
11 5 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (3.64%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.73%) Business Analyst
13 3 (2.73%) Solutions Designer
13 3 (2.73%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.00%) HTML
2 41 (37.27%) XML
3 37 (33.64%) .NET
4 36 (32.73%) Web Services
4 36 (32.73%) jQuery
5 35 (31.82%) HTML5
6 34 (30.91%) CSS
7 33 (30.00%) Spring
8 32 (29.09%) JSON
9 29 (26.36%) AngularJS
10 22 (20.00%) CSS3
11 21 (19.09%) RESTful
12 18 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (14.55%) WinForms
14 15 (13.64%) REST
15 14 (12.73%) XSLT
16 13 (11.82%) JDBC
17 12 (10.91%) Hibernate
17 12 (10.91%) Java EE
18 11 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Blog
2 3 (2.73%) User Experience
3 2 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.91%) CCTV
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Windows
3 7 (6.36%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.36%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (33.64%) BDD
4 29 (26.36%) Web Development
5 25 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.91%) Scrum
6 23 (20.91%) OOP
7 15 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 14 (12.73%) Kanban
8 14 (12.73%) MVC
9 13 (11.82%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.91%) Pair Programming
11 11 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 11 (10.00%) Computer Security
12 9 (8.18%) OO
13 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.27%) SDLC
14 7 (6.36%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (5.45%) API Development
15 6 (5.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 45 (40.91%) Java
3 39 (35.45%) C#
4 34 (30.91%) SQL
5 14 (12.73%) PHP
5 14 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 9 (8.18%) C++
7 4 (3.64%) Ruby
8 3 (2.73%) Python
9 2 (1.82%) C++/CLI
10 1 (0.91%) XPath
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) Puppet
1 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.18%) Ansible
3 2 (1.82%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) Progress
4 9 (8.18%) Infragistics
5 3 (2.73%) Google
6 2 (1.82%) Perforce
6 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) IBM
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £55 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago