The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.05% 1.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -36.61%
Refactoring
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 277 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 77.97% 80.52% 70.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 233 99
Median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% +144.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) OO
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 9 (81.82%) Hedge funds
2 9 (81.82%) SciPy
2 9 (81.82%) NumPy
2 9 (81.82%) Time Series Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Pyramid
2 9 (81.82%) Pandas
2 9 (81.82%) Algorithms
2 9 (81.82%) KDB
2 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
2 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 9 (81.82%) Statistics
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Front Office
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Esper
2 9 (81.82%) Quantitative Trading
2 9 (81.82%) Data Acquisition
2 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
2 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 9 (81.82%) KDB
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
1 9 (81.82%) Esper
1 9 (81.82%) NumPy
1 9 (81.82%) Pandas
1 9 (81.82%) Pyramid
1 9 (81.82%) SciPy
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Dropwizard
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Hystrix
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Scalatra
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Algorithms
1 9 (81.82%) Hedge funds
1 9 (81.82%) Statistics
1 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (90.91%) OO
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Data Acquisition
2 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 9 (81.82%) Quantitative Trading
2 9 (81.82%) Time Series Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) New Relic