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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 135 76 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 37.60% 26.57% 26.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.46% 28.15% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 85
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £262 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £33.75 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
351 270 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.77% 94.41% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 211 267
Median daily rate £450 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 32
Median hourly rate £17.43 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.61% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £55.00 £19.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 159 (54.27%) Java
2 152 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (50.51%) JavaScript
4 109 (37.20%) AngularJS
5 103 (35.15%) HTML
6 85 (29.01%) SQL
6 85 (29.01%) Spring
7 78 (26.62%) CSS
8 73 (24.91%) Scrum
9 72 (24.57%) JSON
10 70 (23.89%) TDD
11 69 (23.55%) Amazon AWS
12 66 (22.53%) Maven
13 60 (20.48%) JUnit
14 58 (19.80%) Web Development
14 58 (19.80%) MongoDB
15 56 (19.11%) Publishing
16 55 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
16 55 (18.77%) RESTful
17 51 (17.41%) Git (software)
18 47 (16.04%) Tomcat
18 47 (16.04%) HTML5
19 46 (15.70%) PHP
20 44 (15.02%) Kanban
20 44 (15.02%) Jenkins
21 43 (14.68%) GitHub
21 43 (14.68%) Cucumber
21 43 (14.68%) Cloud Computing
22 42 (14.33%) J2EE
23 40 (13.65%) MVC

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 47 (16.04%) Tomcat
2 39 (13.31%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (7.17%) WebSphere
4 18 (6.14%) JBoss
5 15 (5.12%) WebSphere Process Server
6 13 (4.44%) nginx
6 13 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (4.10%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.75%) Apache
9 10 (3.41%) Apache Solr
10 9 (3.07%) Alfresco
11 8 (2.73%) Drupal
11 8 (2.73%) Jetty
12 5 (1.71%) SilverStripe
13 4 (1.37%) WordPress
14 3 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.68%) CMS
15 2 (0.68%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.68%) IIS
15 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (6.83%) Magento
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 69 (23.55%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (14.68%) Cloud Computing
2 43 (14.68%) GitHub
3 30 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (9.90%) PaaS
5 16 (5.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.37%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.37%) Heroku
8 3 (1.02%) Boomi
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Intranet
1 6 (2.05%) SSH
1 6 (2.05%) SSL
2 4 (1.37%) FTP
3 2 (0.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (19.80%) MongoDB
2 31 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 28 (9.56%) SQL Server
4 26 (8.87%) MySQL
5 22 (7.51%) Couchbase
6 14 (4.78%) Oracle Database
7 13 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.71%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.37%) KDB
11 4 (1.37%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.37%) OLAP
11 4 (1.37%) OLTP
11 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (22.53%) Maven
2 60 (20.48%) JUnit
3 51 (17.41%) Git (software)
4 44 (15.02%) Jenkins
5 43 (14.68%) Cucumber
6 40 (13.65%) Mockito
7 25 (8.53%) Gradle
8 23 (7.85%) Spock
9 20 (6.83%) JIRA
10 14 (4.78%) Talend Open Studio
11 13 (4.44%) Subversion
12 11 (3.75%) TeamCity
13 10 (3.41%) Selenium
14 6 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (1.37%) Ant
15 4 (1.37%) GitLab
15 4 (1.37%) GoCD
15 4 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (1.37%) Vagrant
16 3 (1.02%) PHPUnit
General
1 56 (19.11%) Publishing
2 28 (9.56%) Finance
3 7 (2.39%) Front Office
4 6 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.02%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (37.20%) AngularJS
2 103 (35.15%) HTML
3 85 (29.01%) Spring
4 78 (26.62%) CSS
5 72 (24.57%) JSON
6 55 (18.77%) RESTful
7 47 (16.04%) HTML5
8 42 (14.33%) J2EE
9 38 (12.97%) .NET
9 38 (12.97%) XML
10 37 (12.63%) Node.js
11 36 (12.29%) Web Services
12 34 (11.60%) JMS
13 28 (9.56%) CSS3
14 26 (8.87%) Java EE
15 25 (8.53%) REST
16 23 (7.85%) XSLT
17 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET
18 19 (6.48%) jQuery
19 17 (5.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.73%) Informatics
2 7 (2.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.39%) Hedge funds
3 6 (2.05%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.71%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.37%) Statistics
6 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.68%) Animation
7 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.68%) Fintech
7 2 (0.68%) iPhone
7 2 (0.68%) SCORM
8 1 (0.34%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.34%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.19%) Linux
2 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.91%) Scrum
3 70 (23.89%) TDD
4 58 (19.80%) Web Development
5 55 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (15.02%) Kanban
7 40 (13.65%) MVC
8 38 (12.97%) Migration
9 31 (10.58%) Open Source
10 28 (9.56%) E-Commerce
11 26 (8.87%) Pair Programming
11 26 (8.87%) Software Engineering
12 23 (7.85%) ETL
13 22 (7.51%) BDD
13 22 (7.51%) Unit Testing
14 21 (7.17%) OO
15 20 (6.83%) DevOps
16 18 (6.14%) BPEL
16 18 (6.14%) BPMN
17 17 (5.80%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 159 (54.27%) Java
2 148 (50.51%) JavaScript
3 85 (29.01%) SQL
4 46 (15.70%) PHP
5 34 (11.60%) C#
6 30 (10.24%) C++
6 30 (10.24%) Python
7 25 (8.53%) Scala
8 10 (3.41%) Ruby
9 9 (3.07%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.07%) XPath
10 6 (2.05%) C
10 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.71%) Perl
12 2 (0.68%) CFML
12 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (2.73%) Degree
2 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.34%) MISRA
System Software
1 27 (9.22%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Ansible
2 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.37%) Rancher
3 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.02%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (8.53%) Oracle
2 17 (5.80%) Google
3 14 (4.78%) Talend
4 5 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.02%) Adobe
5 3 (1.02%) Dell
5 3 (1.02%) Telerik
5 3 (1.02%) Zend
6 2 (0.68%) Facebook
6 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.68%) SAP
6 2 (0.68%) Twitter
7 1 (0.34%) BMC
7 1 (0.34%) CA
7 1 (0.34%) HEAT Software
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
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