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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 122 80 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.61% 28.07% 21.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.48% 29.96% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 58
Median daily rate £485 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.09
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.00%

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
309 267 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.78% 93.68% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 223 202
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 26
Median hourly rate £17.43 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £75.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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.

1 134 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (45.00%) Java
2 117 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 85 (32.69%) HTML
4 76 (29.23%) SQL
4 76 (29.23%) AngularJS
5 73 (28.08%) CSS
6 72 (27.69%) Spring
7 63 (24.23%) TDD
8 62 (23.85%) Scrum
9 55 (21.15%) Publishing
10 53 (20.38%) Maven
10 53 (20.38%) Git (software)
11 50 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 48 (18.46%) JSON
12 48 (18.46%) JUnit
13 47 (18.08%) RESTful
14 45 (17.31%) PHP
15 43 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (16.54%) Web Development
16 41 (15.77%) MongoDB
17 38 (14.62%) GitHub
17 38 (14.62%) .NET
17 38 (14.62%) MVC
18 37 (14.23%) Jenkins
19 36 (13.85%) Node.js
20 35 (13.46%) HTML5
21 34 (13.08%) Migration
22 33 (12.69%) Tomcat
22 33 (12.69%) Cucumber

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 33 (12.69%) Tomcat
2 29 (11.15%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (9.23%) JBoss
3 24 (9.23%) WebSphere
4 18 (6.92%) WebSphere Process Server
5 15 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (5.00%) Alfresco
6 13 (5.00%) nginx
7 11 (4.23%) Apache
8 10 (3.85%) Apache Solr
9 8 (3.08%) Drupal
9 8 (3.08%) Jetty
10 7 (2.69%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.31%) SilverStripe
12 3 (1.15%) Confluence
13 2 (0.77%) CMS
13 2 (0.77%) IIS
13 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (6.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (14.62%) GitHub
3 26 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (4.23%) PaaS
6 7 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.69%) Boomi
7 6 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.54%) Heroku
9 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.08%) Intranet
2 7 (2.69%) FTP
3 5 (1.92%) SSH
3 5 (1.92%) SSL
4 2 (0.77%) Network Security
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.77%) MongoDB
2 32 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 31 (11.92%) MySQL
4 26 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.00%) Couchbase
7 13 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (4.23%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.69%) Snowflake Schema
10 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.54%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.54%) OLAP
12 4 (1.54%) OLTP
12 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.15%) MS Access
14 2 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 53 (20.38%) Git (software)
1 53 (20.38%) Maven
2 48 (18.46%) JUnit
3 37 (14.23%) Jenkins
4 33 (12.69%) Cucumber
5 32 (12.31%) Mockito
6 21 (8.08%) Gradle
7 19 (7.31%) JIRA
8 17 (6.54%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (5.00%) Spock
10 12 (4.62%) Subversion
11 10 (3.85%) Selenium
12 4 (1.54%) Ant
12 4 (1.54%) Bower
12 4 (1.54%) GoCD
12 4 (1.54%) Grunt
12 4 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.54%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.54%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.15%) Liquibase
General
1 55 (21.15%) Publishing
2 26 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.54%) Front Office
4 2 (0.77%) Advertising
4 2 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (32.69%) HTML
2 76 (29.23%) AngularJS
3 73 (28.08%) CSS
4 72 (27.69%) Spring
5 48 (18.46%) JSON
6 47 (18.08%) RESTful
7 38 (14.62%) .NET
8 36 (13.85%) Node.js
9 35 (13.46%) HTML5
10 32 (12.31%) Web Services
11 31 (11.92%) Java EE
11 31 (11.92%) XML
12 29 (11.15%) J2EE
13 24 (9.23%) CSS3
14 22 (8.46%) ASP.NET
14 22 (8.46%) JMS
14 22 (8.46%) REST
15 17 (6.54%) jQuery
16 16 (6.15%) Symfony
16 16 (6.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.85%) Informatics
2 8 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.15%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.77%) Animation
6 2 (0.77%) Contract for Difference
6 2 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.77%) Fintech
6 2 (0.77%) iPhone
6 2 (0.77%) SCORM
6 2 (0.77%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.38%) CMDB
7 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.08%) Linux
2 6 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.54%) Windows
4 2 (0.77%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.23%) TDD
3 62 (23.85%) Scrum
4 43 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (16.54%) Web Development
5 38 (14.62%) MVC
6 34 (13.08%) Migration
7 29 (11.15%) Kanban
8 28 (10.77%) DevOps
9 27 (10.38%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.62%) ETL
10 25 (9.62%) Pair Programming
11 23 (8.85%) BPEL
11 23 (8.85%) BPMN
11 23 (8.85%) Open Source
12 21 (8.08%) E-Commerce
13 19 (7.31%) Unit Testing
14 18 (6.92%) Front End Development
15 16 (6.15%) BDD
16 13 (5.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (45.00%) Java
1 117 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 76 (29.23%) SQL
3 45 (17.31%) PHP
4 29 (11.15%) C#
5 24 (9.23%) Python
6 16 (6.15%) C++
7 14 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.00%) Scala
9 10 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.85%) Ruby
9 10 (3.85%) XPath
10 6 (2.31%) Perl
11 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.77%) C
12 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.77%) R
12 2 (0.77%) XAML
13 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 23 (8.85%) Docker
2 4 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.31%) Ansible
2 4 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.54%) Puppet
2 4 (1.54%) Rancher
3 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (6.54%) Oracle
1 17 (6.54%) Talend
2 7 (2.69%) Dell
2 7 (2.69%) Google
3 6 (2.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.92%) Zend
5 3 (1.15%) Adobe
5 3 (1.15%) Facebook
5 3 (1.15%) Twitter
6 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.77%) SAP
6 2 (0.77%) Sun
6 2 (0.77%) Telerik
6 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.38%) BMC
7 1 (0.38%) CA
7 1 (0.38%) HP
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
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