The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 165 131 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 48.82% 38.08% 26.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.55% 38.87% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 114 27
Median daily rate £400 £412 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.79% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +4.28%
Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 337 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.52% 97.97% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 259 93
Median daily rate £375 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.38% -7.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Oxford region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 133 (57.83%) Java
2 101 (43.91%) JavaScript
3 100 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (37.83%) HTML
5 85 (36.96%) AngularJS
6 64 (27.83%) JSON
7 57 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
8 53 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (22.17%) CSS
10 49 (21.30%) SQL
11 47 (20.43%) Web Development
11 47 (20.43%) Spring
11 47 (20.43%) HTML5
12 42 (18.26%) TDD
13 41 (17.83%) Scrum
13 41 (17.83%) Finance
14 40 (17.39%) PHP
15 39 (16.96%) Oracle
16 37 (16.09%) Kanban
16 37 (16.09%) RESTful
17 36 (15.65%) Web Services
18 35 (15.22%) ETL
19 32 (13.91%) Publishing
19 32 (13.91%) C++
19 32 (13.91%) Open Source
20 31 (13.48%) Maven
20 31 (13.48%) XML
20 31 (13.48%) Tomcat
20 31 (13.48%) MongoDB
21 29 (12.61%) Migration

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 31 (13.48%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 12 (5.22%) JBoss
4 12 (5.22%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (3.04%) WordPress
6 6 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.74%) CMS
7 4 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.30%) Drupal
9 2 (0.87%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.87%) IIS
9 2 (0.87%) nginx
10 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.43%) SAS
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (8.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.30%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (10.00%) PaaS
4 19 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (6.09%) GitHub
6 11 (4.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (3.91%) Boomi
8 6 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.04%) FTP
2 3 (1.30%) SSH
2 3 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.48%) MongoDB
2 26 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 24 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 23 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (5.65%) Couchbase
7 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.22%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.78%) KDB
10 7 (3.04%) MySQL
11 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.87%) Big Data
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.87%) QlikView
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.43%) HPCC
14 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (13.48%) Maven
2 26 (11.30%) JUnit
3 20 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 20 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.96%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.52%) Mockito
6 14 (6.09%) Spock
7 11 (4.78%) Talend Open Studio
8 10 (4.35%) JIRA
8 10 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.48%) Gradle
10 7 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.17%) Subversion
11 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.87%) Xcode
13 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.43%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (17.83%) Finance
2 32 (13.91%) Publishing
3 16 (6.96%) Front Office
4 7 (3.04%) Retail
5 6 (2.61%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.74%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (37.83%) HTML
2 85 (36.96%) AngularJS
3 64 (27.83%) JSON
4 51 (22.17%) CSS
5 47 (20.43%) HTML5
5 47 (20.43%) Spring
6 37 (16.09%) RESTful
7 36 (15.65%) Web Services
8 31 (13.48%) XML
9 26 (11.30%) Node.js
10 22 (9.57%) CSS3
10 22 (9.57%) J2EE
11 20 (8.70%) JMS
11 20 (8.70%) Sass
12 16 (6.96%) XSLT
13 14 (6.09%) REST
14 11 (4.78%) Esper
14 11 (4.78%) NumPy
14 11 (4.78%) Pyramid
14 11 (4.78%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.09%) Visualisation
2 12 (5.22%) Algorithms
2 12 (5.22%) Data Integration
2 12 (5.22%) Statistics
3 11 (4.78%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.87%) Device Driver
5 2 (0.87%) iPhone
5 2 (0.87%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.43%) Animation
6 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (0.43%) Physics
6 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.30%) Linux
2 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.30%) Windows
3 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (20.43%) Web Development
4 42 (18.26%) TDD
5 41 (17.83%) Scrum
6 37 (16.09%) Kanban
7 35 (15.22%) ETL
8 32 (13.91%) Open Source
9 29 (12.61%) Migration
10 28 (12.17%) OO
11 24 (10.43%) E-Commerce
12 22 (9.57%) Pair Programming
12 22 (9.57%) Software Engineering
13 19 (8.26%) API Development
13 19 (8.26%) Automation Testing
14 13 (5.65%) BDD
14 13 (5.65%) Data Migration
14 13 (5.65%) Unit Testing
14 13 (5.65%) Web Application Development
15 12 (5.22%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (57.83%) Java
2 101 (43.91%) JavaScript
3 49 (21.30%) SQL
4 40 (17.39%) PHP
5 32 (13.91%) C++
6 28 (12.17%) C#
6 28 (12.17%) Python
7 20 (8.70%) T-SQL
8 17 (7.39%) Scala
9 13 (5.65%) C
10 3 (1.30%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.87%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.87%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.87%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.87%) Ruby
12 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.22%) Degree
2 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) DO-178B
1 2 (0.87%) MISRA
2 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (16.96%) Oracle
2 12 (5.22%) Google
3 11 (4.78%) Talend
4 9 (3.91%) Dell
4 9 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.04%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.61%) Informatica
7 3 (1.30%) Tableau
8 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.43%) ESRI
9 1 (0.43%) New Relic
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.43%) Zend
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