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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 24 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing TDD 37 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.90% 3.88% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 4.78% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 6
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £378 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £518 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 20 £425 -17.87% 14
TDD
South East

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
3 50 (48.08%) HTML
4 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (39.42%) CSS
6 37 (35.58%) .NET
7 35 (33.65%) Java
7 35 (33.65%) C#
7 35 (33.65%) BDD
8 34 (32.69%) AngularJS
9 30 (28.85%) Windows
9 30 (28.85%) Spring
10 27 (25.96%) MVC
11 26 (25.00%) HTML5
12 25 (24.04%) NoSQL
12 25 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (24.04%) PHP
12 25 (24.04%) SQL
13 24 (23.08%) Linux
14 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
15 20 (19.23%) Tomcat
15 20 (19.23%) XML
16 19 (18.27%) C++
16 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
16 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
17 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
17 18 (17.31%) Publishing
18 17 (16.35%) Node.js
18 17 (16.35%) Continuous Delivery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 17 (16.35%) Node.js
3 13 (12.50%) IIS
3 13 (12.50%) JBoss
4 9 (8.65%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.65%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.73%) Apache
5 7 (6.73%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Confluence
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 8 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (6.73%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (6.73%) Google Analytics
4 7 (6.73%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) HTTP
2 7 (6.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.04%) NoSQL
2 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
3 14 (13.46%) Relational Database
4 12 (11.54%) Big Data
5 11 (10.58%) MySQL
6 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.81%) SQLite
8 3 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.88%) OLAP
8 3 (2.88%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.92%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.96%) HBase
10 1 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
5 11 (10.58%) Subversion
6 10 (9.62%) JUnit
7 9 (8.65%) Mockito
8 8 (7.69%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.81%) MSBuild
9 5 (4.81%) ReSharper
9 5 (4.81%) WiX
10 3 (2.88%) RSpec
11 2 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.96%) JIRA
12 1 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.96%) MSTest
12 1 (0.96%) QUnit
12 1 (0.96%) Sinon.JS
General
1 18 (17.31%) Publishing
2 1 (0.96%) Back Office
2 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (91.35%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Java Developer
3 23 (22.12%) C# Developer
4 22 (21.15%) .NET Developer
5 17 (16.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (16.35%) PHP Developer
6 16 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 16 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
7 13 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (11.54%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.62%) Agile Developer
9 10 (9.62%) AWS Developer
9 10 (9.62%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (9.62%) HTML Developer
9 10 (9.62%) Node.js Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Angular Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (8.65%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (48.08%) HTML
2 41 (39.42%) CSS
3 37 (35.58%) .NET
4 34 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 30 (28.85%) Spring
6 26 (25.00%) HTML5
7 20 (19.23%) XML
8 16 (15.38%) ADO.NET
8 16 (15.38%) REST
8 16 (15.38%) Web Services
9 15 (14.42%) JSON
9 15 (14.42%) WinForms
10 13 (12.50%) jQuery
10 13 (12.50%) RESTful
11 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET
12 11 (10.58%) Ajax
13 10 (9.62%) Hibernate
14 9 (8.65%) Middleware
15 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.73%) User Experience
3 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 24 (23.08%) Linux
3 15 (14.42%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.42%) Windows 8
4 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (33.65%) BDD
4 27 (25.96%) MVC
5 17 (16.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
6 15 (14.42%) Unit Testing
7 13 (12.50%) OO
7 13 (12.50%) OOP
8 11 (10.58%) Refactoring
9 10 (9.62%) DevOps
9 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.62%) Kanban
10 9 (8.65%) Open Source
10 9 (8.65%) Web Development
11 8 (7.69%) Data Protection
11 8 (7.69%) Web Application Development
12 7 (6.73%) Analytics
12 7 (6.73%) ATDD
12 7 (6.73%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
2 35 (33.65%) C#
2 35 (33.65%) Java
3 25 (24.04%) PHP
3 25 (24.04%) SQL
4 19 (18.27%) C++
5 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.96%) PHP 4
9 1 (0.96%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.96%) Python
9 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Ansible
1 1 (0.96%) Mesos
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.65%) Google
4 7 (6.73%) Adobe
5 5 (4.81%) Infragistics
6 4 (3.85%) IBM
7 3 (2.88%) VMware
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle
8 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.96%) Progress
9 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.96%) Zend
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