The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 82 70 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.99% 19.72% 21.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.04% 21.15% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 55 24
Average daily rate £400 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £303 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
273 331 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.17% 93.24% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 207 92
Average daily rate £400 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £9.19 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 99 (52.66%) JavaScript
2 86 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (44.15%) HTML
4 72 (38.30%) CSS
5 52 (27.66%) PHP
6 51 (27.13%) TDD
7 42 (22.34%) Java
8 40 (21.28%) E-Commerce
9 39 (20.74%) Node.js
10 36 (19.15%) HTML5
11 35 (18.62%) MVC
12 31 (16.49%) Scrum
12 31 (16.49%) SQL
12 31 (16.49%) AngularJS
13 30 (15.96%) Open Source
14 29 (15.43%) .NET
14 29 (15.43%) C#
15 28 (14.89%) OO
16 27 (14.36%) Linux
16 27 (14.36%) Publishing
17 25 (13.30%) Web Services
17 25 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (12.23%) Spring
18 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
19 22 (11.70%) XML
19 22 (11.70%) jQuery
19 22 (11.70%) BDD
20 21 (11.17%) NoSQL
20 21 (11.17%) ETL
20 21 (11.17%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (20.74%) Node.js
2 15 (7.98%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.85%) Apache
4 10 (5.32%) IIS
5 6 (3.19%) JBoss
5 6 (3.19%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.06%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.06%) SAS
8 2 (1.06%) WordPress
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.53%) Confluence
9 1 (0.53%) Drupal
9 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (8.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) FastStats
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.51%) GitHub
3 10 (5.32%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (4.26%) Google Analytics
5 6 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.66%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (2.13%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (1.06%) Boomi
10 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) Intranet
2 2 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.17%) MySQL
2 21 (11.17%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.66%) OLAP
10 5 (2.66%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (2.66%) Pentaho
10 5 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.26%) Subversion
3 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.19%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.19%) JUnit
4 6 (3.19%) Mockito
5 5 (2.66%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.66%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.06%) Bower
7 2 (1.06%) Grunt
7 2 (1.06%) JIRA
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.53%) Selenium
8 1 (0.53%) Sinon.JS
General
1 27 (14.36%) Publishing
2 11 (5.85%) Marketing
3 6 (3.19%) Finance
4 5 (2.66%) Retail
5 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (44.15%) HTML
2 72 (38.30%) CSS
3 36 (19.15%) HTML5
4 31 (16.49%) AngularJS
5 29 (15.43%) .NET
6 25 (13.30%) Web Services
7 23 (12.23%) Spring
8 22 (11.70%) jQuery
8 22 (11.70%) XML
9 18 (9.57%) ASP.NET
10 17 (9.04%) CSS3
10 17 (9.04%) Sass
11 15 (7.98%) Ajax
11 15 (7.98%) REST
11 15 (7.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (6.38%) RESTful
13 11 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (5.32%) JSON
14 10 (5.32%) LESS
15 9 (4.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.85%) Mathematics
2 9 (4.79%) N-Tier
3 7 (3.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.06%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.53%) Fintech
6 1 (0.53%) Physics
6 1 (0.53%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.36%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Windows
3 6 (3.19%) Android
4 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) CentOS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.13%) TDD
3 40 (21.28%) E-Commerce
4 35 (18.62%) MVC
5 31 (16.49%) Scrum
6 30 (15.96%) Open Source
7 28 (14.89%) OO
8 25 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (11.70%) BDD
10 21 (11.17%) ETL
11 19 (10.11%) Kanban
11 19 (10.11%) Web Development
12 17 (9.04%) Front End Development
13 16 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (7.45%) Analytics
15 13 (6.91%) SEO
15 13 (6.91%) Unit Testing
16 12 (6.38%) SDLC
17 11 (5.85%) OOP
18 10 (5.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.66%) JavaScript
2 52 (27.66%) PHP
3 42 (22.34%) Java
4 31 (16.49%) SQL
5 29 (15.43%) C#
6 15 (7.98%) Python
7 13 (6.91%) C++
8 12 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.79%) C
10 7 (3.72%) Fortran
11 5 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.60%) Scala
12 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.06%) R
13 2 (1.06%) Ruby
14 1 (0.53%) IronPython
14 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.53%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) Degree
2 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Packer
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (10.11%) Oracle
2 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.45%) Google
4 12 (6.38%) Adobe
5 6 (3.19%) IBM
5 6 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.66%) Infragistics
6 5 (2.66%) VMware
7 4 (2.13%) Informatica
8 3 (1.60%) ATG
8 3 (1.60%) Tableau
8 3 (1.60%) Talend
8 3 (1.60%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.06%) Dell
9 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.06%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.06%) Zend
10 1 (0.53%) Progress
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